Resources from Social Media and PLN
This is your one stop shop for resources
Social Media Defined
:forms of electronic communication (as Web sites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas, personal messages, and other content (as videos)
First Known Use of SOCIAL MEDIA; 2004
Thank You for Coming!
Click below to access the Popplet from our session today.
Wikis and Blogs
Click here to hear the history on brainpop.com.
What is the difference between a blog and wiki?
Blog: A Web site on which an individual or group of users record opinions, information, etc. on a regular basis.
Wiki: A Web site developed collaboratively by a community of users, allowing any user to add and edit content.
Resources for your exploration:
Check out the spicylearningblog by Royan Lee to see how one teacher is doing it!
Diigo list of resources (including possible blogging sites)
Storify of Tools to Explore
Social Curation Tools
Social Bookmarking tools (allow you to collect links, take notes, share lists):
Social Curation Tools (allow you to collect a variety of media online):
Caution: Many web 2.0 tools require you to have an alternative web browser to Internet Explorer. They may not let you edit at school.