Learning World: Learning From Social Media
Part 1 - #SocialMedia in Class, Singapore
Singapore is one of Asia's biggest success stories. To ensure that it remains one of the world's most economically advanced countries, the government has invested hugely in overhauling and upgrading its education system. A key initiative has been the creation of special state-run schools tasked with finding innovative ways to use Information and Communication Technology (including the social media) in the classroom.
Part 2 - Tech Innovation, USA
Part 3 - Crossing Generations, Colombia
Ensuring that children make appropriate use of the Internet and social media is a major concern for parents. Monitoring their children's activities on the web can be challenging when technological knowledge is lacking. A school in Colombia used the children's knowledge to bridge the gap and improve communication.