Classroom Technology

Can Twitter Improve Student Engagement?

By Anthony Rebora — November 15, 2010 1 min read

Food for thought: College students who used twitter, both inside and outside of the classroom, performed better in school than their non-twitternig peers, according to a study. The twittering students not only had higher grade-point averages but scored better on a student-engagement survey designed for the study. ...

(HT: Alexander Russo, via—where else?—Twitter.)

A version of this news article first appeared in the Teaching Now blog.