Changes in Social Media and Impact on Schools

Changes in Social Media and Impact on Schools
by Antonio Viva ·

Ravit Lichtenberg recently wrote a post on ReadWriteWeb about 10 upcoming changes in social media that predicts what we will … Continue reading »

Wrapping My Head Around Social Media – Part 1

Wrapping My Head Around Social Media – Part 1
by Alex Ragone ·

As I begin to blog here at edSocialMedia, I’m going to show how I began to start to wrap my … Continue reading »

Information Overload and the Filter Challenge

Information Overload and the Filter Challenge
by Steve Ritchie ·

I was watching this video on the Open Road blog at CNET of a keynote address Clay Shirky from NYU … Continue reading »

Social Media Reporters Cover Inauguration

Social Media Reporters Cover Inauguration
by Antonio Viva ·

A few weeks after the presidential election, two teachers approached me with an idea to take a group of students … Continue reading »

Social Media in Education Podcasts

Social Media in Education Podcasts
by Steve Ritchie ·

Check out this link to a series of podcasts focusing on using social media in teaching and learning. Continue reading »

Happy New Year

Happy New Year
by Ernest Koe ·

Happy New Year everyone. Let me start off 2009 with a few loosely connected ideas. What does a connected, always-on … Continue reading »

Schools Must Embrace Social Media for Students’ Sake

Schools Must Embrace Social Media for Students’ Sake
by Steve Ritchie ·

Schools must make it a priority to educate students about how to engage with social media, because they will be doing it anyway. Continue reading »

Why Schools Shouldn’t Ignore Social Media

Why Schools Shouldn’t Ignore Social Media
by Antonio Viva ·

I woke up this morning and began my regular morning ritual which consists of letting my dogs out, making my … Continue reading »

The Admissions ‘Game’

The Admissions ‘Game’
by Ernest Koe ·

The New York Times published this Q&A with a panel of Admissions officers from some of the top colleges in … Continue reading »

The Networked Student and Social Media

The Networked Student and Social Media
by Antonio Viva ·

I was recently came across a new video on YouTube called “The Networked Student” by Wendy Drexler who created the … Continue reading »