The Case for Social Media Engagement Grows

The Case for Social Media Engagement Grows
by Steve Ritchie ·

Social media participation by adults 25 and older is growing fast. The case for bringing the school’s message to the places the constituents are spending time is growing along with it. Continue reading »

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 »