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The Penn State Symposium for Teaching and Learning with Technology is both an annual event and a year-round online discussion of ways that faculty are using technology to enhance teaching, learning, and research.

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Saturday, March 22 • 2:15pm - 3:00pm
How Social Media Affects Student Engagement: Applying Social Network Analysis to Evaluate and Compare Student Interaction Patterns

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Social media is changing how we communicate, socialize, and learn. The Smeal College of Business uses Yammer to increase student engagement in online and flipped courses. Applying social network analysis, we will identify types, patterns, frequency, and “quality” of interactions among students’ and instructors’ discussion and levels of engagement in our courses.

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Renee Ford

Instructional Designer, Penn State University-Smeal College of Business
My name is Renee Ford and I am a learning designer with a background in workplace learning & performance. I am passionate about design and innovation. I enjoy working collaboratively toward mission and goal accomplishment while encouraging systemic, organizational health. I believe that online learning, when designed well, is an opportunity to create quality, engaging curricula in a way that meets the needs of diverse learners. This is why... Read More →
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I-Pang Fu

Instructional Designer, Smeal College of Business, Penn State University

Saturday March 22, 2014 2:15pm - 3:00pm
Room 208 215 Innovation Blvd State College, PA 16803

Attendees (50)