Social Media in the Classroom - Florence

Rating: 5/58 users

The course has been created for teachers who want to learn about social media and their application in the classroom.

Participants will learn about incorporating social technology into their lessons and participate in small group and pair work activities. Emphasis will be placed on the most popular social media and on their potential in educational settings.

Teachers will be provided with a wide range of practical teaching activities to enable them to make their classes more effective and enjoyable. Teachers will also learn about safe use of social media, student versus teacher roles and digital classroom management.

The course is taught through a combination of short theoretical presentations followed by practice activities, through which the participants will get familiar with the various platforms and techniques covered.

By the end of the course, teachers will have acquired more knowledge about using social media as an educational tool, enhance student engagement and improve communication among students and teachers.

* The detailed course content will be agreed upon before each session according to the needs and requests of the participants.

All our courses in Florence include: 2 City Guided Tours of Florence and a 1 day Tuscan Excursion to be chosen among options.


- Using different Social Media in the classroom: managing groups, interacting, communicating, sharing materials;

- Social Media for audio-visual resources: how to make a search easier, creating playlist about different topics, sharing and embedding videos and playlists;

- Group and Social Media: managing a virtual classroom, sending assignments, searching and sharing useful materials, communicating with students and parents;

- Proposing tasks and exercises through Social Media;

- Image sharing;

- Knowledge about ethical issues and skills to manage privacy settings for a safe use of Social Media.

All our courses in Florence include: two City Guided Tours and a 1 day Excursion to be chosen among options.

Course organiser
Europass Teacher Academy
Florence/Firenze, Italy

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Upcoming sessions

20.01.2020 > 25.01.2020 (ID: 92399, Confirmed))
17.02.2020 > 22.02.2020 (ID: 92398)
16.03.2020 > 21.03.2020 (ID: 92397)
20.04.2020 > 25.04.2020 (ID: 92401, Confirmed))
18.05.2020 > 23.05.2020 (ID: 92400)
15.06.2020 > 20.06.2020 (ID: 92387)
20.07.2020 > 25.07.2020 (ID: 92394)
17.08.2020 > 22.08.2020 (ID: 92393)
21.09.2020 > 26.09.2020 (ID: 92391)
19.10.2020 > 24.10.2020 (ID: 92390)
16.11.2020 > 21.11.2020 (ID: 92389)
14.12.2020 > 19.12.2020 (ID: 92388)

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Attended 15.04.2019 - 20.04.2019

The course includes a lot of useful information, it was very interesting and it was presented in an easily accessible way.

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Attended 16.04.2018 - 21.04.2018

The course was very useful, we learnt how to implement social media in the classroom in an engaging and entertaining way. Teacher Academy are great educational providers and we definitely recommend them.

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Attended 17.12.2018 - 22.12.2018


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Attended 17.12.2018 - 22.12.2018

This was a very organised and interesting course in which I learned that social media can be used in the classroom to make the pupils more interested.The teacher was absolutely astonishing.

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Attended 17.12.2018 - 22.12.2018

Am participat la un curs bine organizat , interesant, util. Profesoara a dat dovada de măiestrie didactica și a reușit pe deplin sa ne prezinte și sa ne clarifice platforme social - media pe care le vom aplica la clasa.

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Attended 17.12.2018 - 22.12.2018

The course was extremely interesting because I learned to use different Social Media in the classroom. The trainer was very well- prepared and she made us like and understand everything.

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Attended 17.12.2018 - 22.12.2018

Un curs foarte interesant susținut de o doamnă profesoară deosebită.Am învățat să folosesc platforme noi care mă vor ajuta în îmbunătățirea predării în clasa mea.

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I liked this course very much. Very practical tools and ideas to use in class. Thank you

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