Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending Learning (Google eBook)
A how-to resource for incorporating social media into training
Whether you work in a traditional or virtual classroom, social media can broaden your reach and increase the impact of training. In Social Media for Trainers, e-learning and new media expert Jane Bozarth provides an overview of popular tools, including blogs, wikis, Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, SlideShare, Flickr, and others. You'll learn to leverage each medium's unique features and applications to deliver training, facilitate discussions, and extend learning beyond the confines of a training event. This key resource offers a new set of powerful tools for augmenting and enhancing the value of your training.
PRAISE FOR SOCIAL MEDIA FOR TRAINERS
"Clear explanations and practical examples of the use of social media for learning, make this book essential reading for all workplace trainers."
"... a practical, intelligent book teaching trainers how to effectively utilize technology for real learning outcomes."
"Trainers who want to succeed in the new social learning world should read this book. Jane has made social media easy, practical, and simple to use."
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Review: Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending LearningUser Review - Gene Shwalb - Goodreads
Slightly dated, but that can't be helped. Some interesting suggestions for how to use social media and Web 2.0 as tools in between and after your training "events". A quick read and recommended. Read full review
Review: Social Media for Trainers: Techniques for Enhancing and Extending LearningUser Review - Diane - Goodreads
Practical guide for working with social media. Easy to read. Read full review
Why Twitter Instead of Something Else?
Once Your Personal Page Group or Fan Page
Prior to Course Start
Facebook as a Community for InSync
Online Community Managed by Employees
Getting Started with Social Learning
About the Author