Social Media and Education

“Interesting ways . . .”

Posted on: April 9, 2010

Tom Barrett, a master educator from the UK, maintains one of the most useful blogs I have ever encountered. He tirelessly looks for ways to increase the learning and comprehension of his students through technology integration. His blog is chock full of useful information that you can take straight to your classroom.

This post is to tell you about a page of his blog you might otherwise overlook, “Interesting ways…” Tom has taken a plethora of useful web tools and, using his Professional Learning Network (PLN), has found dozens of ways to use them in classroom instruction. If you are a tech-integrating teacher, you deserve a chance to examine his site, “Interesting ways…

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