Educators should take advantage of the popular social-networking site Facebook for sharing ideas and improving education, writes Nancy Flanagan, a National Board Certified Teacher who is an education writer and consultant. If teachers can overlook some of Facebook's lightweight social content and administrators can work through filtering issues, the site could provide a user-friendly and highly collaborative tool for teachers, schools and professional associations, writes Flanagan, who points to the Facebook page created this week by an award-winning NBCT to generate discussion among educators.

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