Is Facebook a useful tool for educators, students?

05/9/2010 | Edutopia.org

Facebook is a useful tool for teachers as well as students, middle-school language arts teacher Heather Wolpert-Gawron writes in this blog post. She points to two recent examples where the social-networking site has been used to organize teachers and students. One educator used Facebook to gather feedback from other teachers on education reform, and a group of students used Facebook as part of a problem-solving project in class.

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