Last summer we started to test Twitter as a tool for online education. We follow current events using several news sources and we will incorporate them to our discussion boards. Follow DrLepervanche if you want to read my Tweets or read the feed in the sidebar of this blog.
Social Networks such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and others have been using for different purposes. Sharing the news from Iran is one of the recent ones that motivated me to open this resource to our courses. For example, here is one of my posts in twitter: “Twitter revolution in Iran. Search and see news getting out using cell phones, blogs, and Twitter. http://tinyurl.com/cyberchronicles“. You can read here my first Tweets:
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