The Truth Is Out There: Social Media for Teaching and Learning
Thursday, February 23 | 2:30PM–3:15PM
Session Type: Professional Development
Social media in teaching and learning has moved from "fringe science" territory into mainstream pedagogical practice. Join this interactive panel discussion featuring bona fide higher ed social technology explorers as they share fresh research, practical models, and promising practices. What do we know about student learning and Facebook? Is your class ready for the Twitter top five? Don't miss this opportunity to demystify the X-Files of Twitter, Facebook, and other social media tools in higher education.
Mark GreenfieldWeb Accessibility Officer, University at Buffalo-SUNY
Rey JuncoAssociate Professor, Library Science, Purdue University
Burks OakleyScholar in Residence, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Julia ParraAssistant Professor, New Mexico State University