7 Ways Teachers Use Social Media in the Classroom. Millennials live and breathe on social media, so teachers are learning how to incorporate the medium into the classroom successfully.
In doing so, teachers not only encourage students to engage actively in the material, but they also provide online communities for students that might not exist for them in real life. But how are teachers infusing social media into their everyday lessons? We've highlighted several different examples and offered our own ideas on how to best engage students. 1. Encourage students to share work socially.
Lesson Plans. Worksheets. Subject Area Resources. Fun Stuff. Cheap Software. Theory. Social Network Tools. Video Resources. Primary Source Sites. Ten great sources of free teacher resources. eSchool News has compiled this list of some of the best free teacher websites on the web; what are your favorites?
By Jenna Zwang, Assistant Editor Read more by Jenna Zwang February 18th, 2011 Educators are looking for more free teaching resources online.