Social media is part of teacher's strategy for student engagement

Christopher Kauter, a high-school social studies teacher in Deer Park, N.Y., recently was accepted into the Google Teacher Academy -- in part, for his work in using technology, including social media, to engage students in lessons. Among other things, Kauter has created a mobile Web application that connects students to Twitter and organizes a calendar of assignments, class notes, grades and other information.

View Full Article in:

Newsday (Long Island, N.Y.) (subscription required)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Learning Assessment Specialist at India's Leading K12 Education Enterprise
XSEED Education (India)
Gurgaon (New Delhi Area)
RFP Specialist, Contract Position
ASCD
Alexandria, VA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
DIRECTOR OF HEALTH AND CULTURE
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO
DIRECTOR OF LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
BOULDER VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT
Boulder, CO