16 ways educators use Pinterest

11-Apr-2012

Pinterest is a pinboard-styled social photo sharing website. Users create and manage boards:  theme-based image collections, they can also browse other pinboards for inspiration,’re-pin’ images to their own collections and/or ‘like’ photos. The site’s mission statement is to “connect everyone in the world through the ‘things’ they find interesting.” The website has been incredibly quickly growing into popularity across the globe.

If you are tired of Facebook and Twitter but still want to use social media in the classroom with your students Pinterest might be the answer. The inforgraphic below lists 16 ways worth trying out to start using Pinterest in education.

16 Ways Educators Use Pinterest

 

Joanna

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