Using social media more over the summer, possibly even thinking about its application in the classroom? This article by staff writers from wire reports, eSchool News, on August 18, 2019, shares examples of social media in the classroom that can be meaningful and engaging.
Millennials, also known as Generation Y, live and breathe on social media, so teachers are learning how to incorporate the medium into the classroom successfully, reports a recent Mashable study. In doing so, teachers not only encourage students to engage actively in the material, but they also provide online communities for students that might not exist for them in real life. But how are teachers infusing social media into their everyday lessons? We’ve highlighted several different examples and offered our own ideas on how to best engage students. . . .
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