Social Media as a Learning Tool

Workshop presented and materials designed by: 

Tom Okon, Learning Technology Solutions (ACCC-LTS)
Kimberly Richards, Associate Director of the Center of the Advancement of Teaching-Learning Communities (TLC)

Materials explore the benefits of using social media, with mobile devices, to connect classroom and academic knowledge with larger professional and personal learning networks as well as concepts related to social media. The design challenge template is an activity to engage in a hands-on learning activity to design learning opportunities for their students within a academic setting.

Material provided by Tom Okon and Kimberly Richards are available to UIC users via the following link:

https://uofi.box.com/s/a6qf3pw8749u1kv9pcww3139qtrwfacz