AILA 2014: Social Media

I’m presently at AILA, an international conference held once every four years. It’s a conference for language teachers and researchers. I’m not presenting this time, but I’m just hanging out. This morning, I saw a neat presentation on how student teachers were using social media as a means to learn in their classes. One tool that looks pretty good is Padlet. It’s a wall that can allow for collaboration and a Vygotskian collaborative learning and knowledge construction. Here’s my first attempt.