An average person spends his one third of his life online (specially Social Media Websites)! According to study of Mediakix, time spent per day for following websites is 40 minutes on YouTube, 35 minutes for Facebook, 25 minutes for Snapchat, 15 minutes for Instagram, at least one minute for Twitter.
Online time spent is follows by sleeping, In short a person spends his half of the life resting and trying to being social…
We can use 2.1bn social media user base globally exist to gain and improve the knowledge we have!
One step ahead learning: can we use social media in our education system?
Social Media is the right platform for engaging with each other unless and until one can misuse this very strong platform. Using social media does not mean using it in classrooms. Not at all! There are many other ways the social media can be the part of your academics.
Using Social Media Fundamentals,
Social Media is the platform where people come together and get connected with each other using internet as a medium. Social Media Platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, SnapChat, Blogging websites etc. are very useful medium to build a strong network as well. So this helps,
BOYD (Bring your own device) does not exist today. Reason; Number of smartphones has already taken over the number of toothbrushes long back!
Be social, let others participate, empower everyone, Educate everyone!
There are many ways social media can use in academics, Pedagogy and whole education system for the betterment of the society.