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Edutopia News. What Works in Education.
February 25, 2015

Social Media  +  Learning  =  Awesome

Use Social Media As a Tool for Classroom Engagement
Photo Credit: Institute of Play from the Made With Play video series.
A Guide to Social Media in the Classroom
Ready to introduce social media to your students? Take this quiz, and see 12 innovative examples.

50+ Ways to Differentiate With Social Media
Dive into this helpful list to find the right social media tool to fit ALL your students' needs.

 TOOLKIT  Using Social Media in Education
Engage students with these 55+ online tools. Bonus: You can also use them for PD!

NEA Benefits


Watch this VideoWhich Tech Tools Are Right for You?
Watch how these four tools can take flipped learning out of the classroom and into the real world!



12 Choices to Help You Step Back From Burnout

5 Tips for Teaching the Tough Kids

Applying Mindfulness to Mundane Classroom Tasks

Teaching Empathy: Are We Teaching Content or Students?

Why I Flattened My School


Tip: What Do You Want to Accomplish? Wondering how to get started? Check out one educator's tips for bringing social media into the classroom.


I Make Learning Fun!Prize: Nexus Tablet ($299 value!)
Deadline: March 1, 2015

Enter the Giveaway



The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes
This prize is awarded each year to young people who have "made a significant positive difference to people and our environment." The awards are designed to inspire and support young leaders from diverse backgrounds and who are committed to public service.
Prize: Top 10 winners receive $5,000 to use for their service project or higher ed.
Deadline: April 15, 2015

Check out the big list of Educational Grants and Resources, updated weekly.


 CONFERENCE  SXSWedu Conference & Festival
(Edutopia is attending -- meet us there!)
When: March 9-12, 2015 in Austin, Texas

See more Educational Webinars, Unconferences, and Conferences, also updated weekly.



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