Full course description
This course helps teachers tap the educational potential of social media tools for your classroom. Participants will learn how tools like Twitter, Pinterest, Teaching Channel, Google +, Facebook, and more can be incorporated into your classroom. Along the way, participants will explore strategies for using social media tools to challenge and engage students, as well as improve parent-student-teacher communication.
Credit: 1 USBE or 1 SUU Credit
Course Type: Online
Course Level: Beginner
Cost: Free to Utah Educators
Endorsement Category: Digital Teaching and Learning
Expected Learning Outcomes:
At the conclusion of this course participants should be able to:
- Learn an effective strategy for incorporating social media into your classroom
- Develop a PLN of educators
- Participate in a community of discussion on educational topics using Twitter
- Create a Personal Technology Plan using LinkedIn that demonstrates understanding of the teaching principles explored in the workshop
create a personal technology plan using elements from the various weeks of our class.
Policies and Procedures