From Facebook and Instagram to Twitter and Snapchat, social media is pervasive and a huge part of many people's daily life. However, should social media be a part of classroom learning?
Social media can be an amazing tool for current information, but it can also be a distraction from work and learning tasks. So, how could integrating social media into the classroom benefit classroom curriculum? Education experts are realizing that social media tools can have a place in the classroom without obstructing the learning experience. In fact, certain education-based sites use social media to support announcements, updates, and blogging, providing better communication among teachers, students, and parents.