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social media education

January 06, 2017
Have you ever heard of a 'Finstagram'? Here's what it is, and why parents need to know about it.
Finsta: The Conversation You Need to Have with Your Teen | Social Media Today
August 21, 2015
There’s a video going round at the moment which shows how easy it is for a predator to lure young girls using social media. The message of this, and other experiments like it, needs to be communicated to all kids to ensure we're doing all we can to educate them of the potential dangers of online connectivity.
The Onus of Education – On the Importance of Teaching Kids About the Dangers of Social Media | Social Media Today
June 02, 2015
Former Olympian Bruce Jenner has revealed his new identity, and has recieved an overwhelming amount of support on social media. Such events can only help those in similar situations, and underline the value of social media as a connective and supportive medium.
Caitlyn Jenner and the Power of Social Media Connectivity | Social Media Today
January 22, 2013
Which US schools perform the best on social media? Track Social's Universities Zone tracks school performance on social media year round. As we push into the second half of the academic year, we thought it was time to assess how the schools stand.
January 21, 2013
Is it time for social media education in our schools? The recent Manti Te'o hoax is only the tip of the iceberg. He knew how to use social media, but didn’t understand its power.
January 21, 2013
Perhaps institutions of higher education still haven’t fully classified what social media is. Consequently, one can’t teach something they themselves don’t fully understand. Given a newer generation of social media experienced professors; a social media degree may be as regular as a degree in physics or journalism.
January 19, 2013
Whether you are a solo entrepreneur or a marketing executive working for a big corporation, here are the top social media books.
April 20, 2010
Social media, with all of its hype and ever-evolving tools, pundits, practices, and promises, is a fragmented and complex topic viewable as both a blessing and a curse. Whether you like it or not, social media is here to stay. In order to find out what marketers and other businesses were thinking...
March 01, 2010
My buddies at Free Range Studios created this fantastic viral video that was featured at Bioneers last October. While lambasted in the mainstream media, the Story of Stuff has been a fave of left-leaning environmental activists and educators. Why? Because it makes you think about where our stuff...
November 30, 2009
Last week I asked the question, “ Should Social Media be a College Course ” and received quite a number of mixed comments. In the end, I've realized that there is an absolute need for at least an interactive marketing course at the college level for marketing majors. New graduates need the tools to...