The Google+ Guide For Educators
Unless you've been living under a rock the last month, undoubtedly you've heard of the new social networking site everyone has been raving about: Google+.
All this buzz has generated some great articles (my to-read pile just keeps growing!) so it's been hard to find just one favorite Google+ area to discuss...that's why I've decided to share some of my favorite articles to help get educators started.
Here's my Google+ Guide for Educators:
- Google Plus: Is This is the Social Tool Schools Have Been Waiting For?
Will the Google+ features work for education? This article wonders if Google+ will help more schools realize the potential for social media and collaboration tools.
- 10 Ways to use Google Plus in the Classroom
Google+ can easily be incorporated in the classroom. Here are 10 Google+ features and ideas one educator has used that work for her and her students.
- How GPlus Can Become the Social Network for Education
Is Google poised to take the lead in education social media? Here are 3 ideas that Google should leverage to make Google+ the social network for education.
- Google+: The Complete Guide
This nifty little article separates different Google+ features and has even included screen shots to compliment each area, giving a thorough breakdown .
- Google+ For Educators
If you like the articles I've just shared, you'll LOVE this LiveBinder. Here's a huge collection of additional Google+ articles to help educators get started.
So what do you think about Google+? Is this the social network education has been waiting for? I'm looking forward to hearing your thoughts and ideas.