Category Archives: Social Networks

Twitter and TweetDeck

One of the greatest technology tools teachers have today is access to immediate professional development through Personal Learning Networks created utilizing common social media applications.  One of the most popular of these social networking apps is Twitter.  I had tried … Continue reading

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Jigsaw Project – Social Networking in Education

For our mid-term grade, we were required to participate in a Jigsaw Project reviewing the use of Web 2.0 applications for assessment.  I chose to review Edmodo, a private, secure social networking site developed for the educational community.  Readers may … Continue reading

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Module 3: Edmodo

Module 3 introduced a two-week jigsaw activity.  In this activity group members research specific web-based or other technological tools that could be utilized in the assessment process.  Members of the group then create a cohesive document describing the tools each … Continue reading

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