Neville on

No, not just another weblog

Twitter Can Help Students Get Better Grades (But Only When Used Correctly) [Infographic] | AllTwitter

leave a comment »

[…] A new report has reiterated these findings, suggesting that integrating Twitter into a college class significantly raises student GPA and engagement. However, these benefits were only realised when certain conditions were met.

  1. The use of Twitter must be required (and not optional)
  2. Frameworks must be in place to make the use of Twitter structured
  3. Professors must participate

Failing to meet this criteria led to no difference in GPA or student engagement.


Written by nevilleh

March 12, 2012 at 14:06

Posted in General

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: