He suggested that Twitter may be able to improve grades because it incorporates a feature into academic study that many students already use in their everyday lives--the "status update" that's a part of Facebook. He said this familiarity may make students more comfortable in both continuing class discussions outside the classroom, and responding to class material.
"I think more could be done to understand the range of ways that the Twitter design can work better in class assignments and collaborative note-taking," Mr. Parry said. "But the fact that there is a new communication channel for talking with students is always useful and increases the number of students we reach."
URL de trackback de esta historia http://fernand0.blogalia.com//trackbacks/68259
Yo he comenzado a utilizar twitter en mis clases. La primera experiencia ha sido en un curso sobre programacion php. El resultado se puede ver en http://www.meridi.es/cursos/php