Category Archives: Social Media

TikTok: Beyond the Frivolous

First it was MySpace (for all the Teenies), then Facebook (only college kids “lived” there). Slowly others joined, including parents and grandparents, the “kids” moved on to other platforms, such…

#Instagrambookstudy: Part 2 #innovatorsmindset

The #instagrambookstudy of George Couros’ Innovators’ Mindset continues this week with Chapters 7-14. You can read my documentation of participating and learning of the introduction and chapters 1-6 in Part…

Moving from Feedburner Subscription to Langwitches Curated Newsletter

For the past few years, I have used a Feedburner email services to notify subscribers of any updates to the Langwitches Blog. Langwitches has moved from their email notification subscription…

Can Social Media Have a Role to Play in Managing a Successful Classroom?

This post is part of C.M Rubin’s monthly series in the Huffington post: The Global Search for Education: Our Top 12 Global Teacher Blogs. This month we are answering the…

Social Media Institute: Social Media FOR Schools

I spent an intense day with administrators (Heads of School, Directors of communication, admission) at the AASSA (Association of American Schools in South America) Social Media Institute discussing social media…