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5 Ways You’re Annoying Everyone on Social Media

5 Ways You’re Annoying Everyone on Social Media was written by Jonathan Payne and published on Jeff Bulla's blog . Even with the huge emphasis placed on permission marketing lately, so many marketers still fail to understand that consumers don’t like to be yelled at.The paradigm of interruption marketing went out the window long ago and, if you’re not careful, you’ll…
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10 Great Ways to Use Social Media in Classroom

10 Great Ways to Use Social Media in Classroom When you try to think of the favorite activity of today’s students, you’ll most probably come up with the obvious answer: social media. It seems like students of all ages are obsessed by it. These social media channels have mesmerizing power, so they can often become…
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The Use or Lack of Social Media in School

Teens are actively tweeting, posting, liking, and commenting all across social media and there doesn't seem to be an end in sight. Increasingly, teachers and schools are attempting to leverage the engaging qualities of social media for use in the classroom and beyond - connecting students, teachers, and parents better than ever before. The use of…
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Are your students oversharing on social media?

Are your students oversharing on social media? What you should be teaching them On almost any given day, you will probably find a student using social media in your classroom. Whether they are sneaking a cell phone out to recess, trying to scroll Instagram during instruction, or using the Internet for a class project- our…
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9 Skill-Building Apps for Social Emotional Learning – featured in edutoptia

Social-Emotional Apps for Special Ed - featured in edutoptia Social and emotional learning (SEL) is the cornerstone of emotional intelligence, as these abilities do not come naturally for some special education students. Children in special ed settings need to have their confidence, courage, and emotional awareness nurtured in order to successfully play, work, cooperate, and…
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25 Awesome Social Media Tools for Education

Connecting with each other comes to us more easily now that we can just tap away on a keyboard and chat with a person who lives over 3000 miles away. Finding information knows no boundaries with Google on every computer in the world. Below you will find 25 social media tools for education. As educators,…
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5 Ways Tech Can Strengthen Social and Emotional Learning

  By Jessica Berlinski  Here are 5 Ways Tech Can Strengthen Social and Emotional Learning. Over the past several years, strong evidence has emerged that teaching kids Social Emotional Learning (SEL) skills like persisting through failure, showing empathy for others and problem-solving leads to their greater academic achievement, as well as career and life success. Here…
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Apps for Social and Emotional Learning

Any investigation on the topic of emotions will deduce that the more emotionally and socially stable a child is, the more likely that they will be more successful and thrive into healthy happy successful adults. Through the years Teachers With Apps has seen some brilliant apps for social and emotional learning. Here are some of…
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