This CHOICE award-winning author has teamed up with a national, education technology and social media expert to write a comprehensive book on social media for classroom and online learning for educators and corporate trainers. Everything you need to know about using social media and educational technology such as collaboration tools, theories and models, legal issues, learning using social media and technology are covered. The book starts by providing an understanding of social media, technologies, and collaboration tools, and then addresses the skill sets needed by all educators who desire to use social media as part of their classroom and online and corporate instruction.
About the Author
Kathryn Wozniak is an Assistant Professor of Instructional Design and Technology at Concordia University Chicago. She is passionate about the design of digital learning experiences and environments for learners of all ages. She has published and presented on topics including learning technologies, social learning, meta-cognition, gamification and competence-based learning. In addition to her experience in higher education, Dr. Wozniak has extensive experience working with corporate and nonprofit clients. She teaches courses on human-computer interaction, multimedia design, and computer-supported collaborative learning.
Daniel R. Tomal is a Distinguished Professor of Leadership at Concordia University Chicago. He has published over 20 books (several with RLE) and over 200 articles studies and articles. He has testified before the United States Congress, has consulted for numerous schools and organizations, and teaches and consults in leadership and technology areas. He is a former school administrator, high school teacher, and corporate vice president. He has made guest appearances on many national and local television and radio shows such as CBS This Morning, NBC Cover to Cover, ABC, CBS This Morning, Les Brown, Joan Rivers, Chicago Talks, etc.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Social Learning in the Digital Age
Chapter 2: Social Learning Theories and Models
Chapter 3: Social Media Tools and Learning
Chapter 4: Collaboration Tools and Learning
Chapter 5: Legal Issues Impacting Social Media
Chapter 6: Evaluation and Moving Forward
A. Social Media and Technology Trademarks
B. Common Social Media and Technology Resources
C. What is Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule?
D. Create Accessible Video and Social Media
E. General Social Media Accessibility Tips
About the Authors