Social Media

Resources to Help Schools Understand Social Media

Infographic: Pros and cons of using social media in higher education

Social Media in Education: The Power of Facebook 

Gooru - Gooru started as a 20% time project while still at Google. 


Open Study is a message board for students in search of help answering difficult questions. Students could use it just for that purpose, but Open Study provides more than that. Open Study offers students the option to create or join online study groups, subscribe to other students' updates, and provides students with a place to record their notes online.

Open Study

Schoology - your digital classroom, combining a learning management system with Social Networking site.

  • HootCourse - take your class conversation online, HootCourses are held online, using Twitter and Facebook as a virtual classroom space.

Twiducate - Social Networking for schools

Scuttle Pad - a safe, supervised, place in which children can communicate with each other.

Edmodo - free private social platform for Education

Subpages (3): FaceBook Google+ Twitter