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Popular Educational Twitter Hashtags You Should Know

Twitter stream is flowing fast, so to seek the useful information you need to search them with hashtags. This infographic shows you all the popular hashtags with definitions and ranking expressed in tag size. It’s made by OnlineCollegeCourses.com. Compiled By: OnlineCollegeCourses.com Advertisements

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(Infographic) Quick Facts about Digital Learning

by Zach Romeo, LearnStuff.com Technology has become an integral part of our daily lives: we use it to learn, to shop, to pay bills, and to entertain ourselves. Not surprisingly, younger generations are heavily influenced by computers in a way that changes the way they retain information and the ways they develop opinions about culture. Today… Read More ›

25 Ways and 40 Examples of Using Social Media to Enhance Learning

Social media has become a part of our daily life, although Twitter wasn’t designed with teaching in mind but Rosie Miles finds it an ideal way to encourage students to get under the skin of academic texts. Here she explains how: Teaching with Twitter: how the social network can contribute to learning. I am a senior lecturer in English… Read More ›

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Social Media in Education You Should Know

Social learning is a hot keyword in education now, different kinds of social media are drawing attention because of the values in building learning networks. SteveB’s social learning scoop is a good curation on this topic. But, what’s the real data about real educators/ institutions using social media in education? The pros and cons? This is an infographic… Read More ›

“Tell me and I will forget, show me and I may remember, involve me and I will understand.” -------- Chinese Wisdom "Games are the most elevated form of investigation." -------- Albert Einstein
"I'm calling for investments in educational technology that will help create digital tutors that are as effective as personal tutors, educational software as compelling as the best video game," President Barack Obama said while touring a tech-focused Boston school (year 2011).