Tag Archive: safe internet usage

Jun 30

Pros of Facebook

Rey Junco

Positive Effects of Social Media Professor Rey Junco has recently come out with an interesting study about social media, focusing specifically Facebook and its effects and implications for student success in college and even beyond. It is refreshing to hear about the positive outcomes of social media, which has become so intertwined with the way we live our …

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Apr 29

Driving the web (without a licence)

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I think it’s not only a matter of what the Web is but more of what it will become. When I was a kid, I did not know there were different kinds of cars and had not the slightest clue of how engines worked, yet I learned how to drive when I was 13 without …

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Mar 30

Footsteps on the web

Footprint

Now-a-days employers are checking out the digital footprints of potential employees and so I decided to google myself this morning. If you have never done this before, I suggest you try it. You’ll be amazed to see where your name pops up. I realize my footprint is growing at a steady pace since I started …

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Mar 12

Tech-savvy?

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Do I consider myseld tech-savvy? Yes (I created this picture about the tech-things happening in my classroom). Am I enjoying all the things I am doing in my class? Yes. Is technology part of my classroom and student learning? Yes. Do I use technology to involve parents? Yes. Is there more for me to learn …

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