Using Facebook in a Teaching Context



March 27, 2013
Price: $269.00
Half-day workshop

This is a 4 hour synchronous event that will take place on Wednesday, March 27, from 12:00pm - 4:00pm ET. Supporting documents for this workshop are located in our MOODLE LMS and will be available for you to access beginning on March 27th.

Attention Facebook users! Join your Sloan-C friends for an exciting half-day synchronous hands-on exploration of teaching and learning options in Facebook. Facebook offers unique opportunities for teaching, yet also poses some interesting challenges. In this workshop you will collaborate to develop plans for using Facebook effectively for teaching in ways that exploit the benefits while overcoming the challenges.


Upon successful completion of the workshop, you will be able to:

  • Identify potential benefits and challenges of using Facebook effectively in a higher education setting
  • Create a plan for using Facebook to support your teaching goals or classroom community