How Professors Are Using Social Media

Wondering if professors are as connected as their students? The ‘connected gap’ between the two has shrunk over the past couple years and it’s now easy to see that more professors are plugged in and harnessing the power of technology to boost their classrooms.

As you can see in the below infographic, the vast majority of professors use social media (84%) and even more (88%) use on-line video in classrooms. The statistics go on and on but these are two noteworthy ones I thought you’d find interesting.

Ever wonder what social media sites professors use the most? Or perhaps why they use a particular site? It’s all laid out in this new infographic. Enjoy

 

Source: http://www.bestcollegesonline.com

What has been your experience of social media whilst at college or university?

 

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Posted December 12, 2012 by Ben Martin - Social_Ben in category Education, Social Media

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