Published on February 28, 2014
Visual Bookmarking with Pinterest Nell Eckersley
Agenda What is Pinterest? How to use Pinterest Why use Pinterest in education? How to use Pinterest in education 2
Pinterest is like a Bulletin Board Pinterest was developed as an online inspirational space http://about.pinterest.com/basics/ 4
Terminology Pins--visual bookmarks Boards--collections of pins Pin Feed--displays the chronological activity from the Pinterest boards that a user follows Repin--adding a visual bookmark from another board to your board Like--showing appreciation for a visual book mark on a board Follow--adding to your feed the content of a board or the entire collection of boards of a Pinterest user 6
Pins http://pinterest.com/nelightful/adult-education-ideas/ 7
Pins A pin starts with an image or video you add to Pinterest. You can add a pin from a website or upload an image right from your computer Any pin on Pinterest can be repinned, and all pins link back to their source http://about.pinterest.com/basics/ 8
Boards A board is where you organize your pins by topic. You could pin ideas for remodeling your bathroom to your House Projects board, for example. Boards can be secret or public, and you can invite other people to pin with you on any of your boards. http://about.pinterest.com/basics/ 10
How do You Add Pins to a Board? Copy the URL of the website where the image is located and paste it in Pinterest On the website where the image is located, click the Pin it icon Upload your own image to Pinterest Repin from your Pinterest Feed or from another Board 11
The Feed 12
Repinning, Liking, and Following 13
Why Use Pinterest in Adult Education 14
Sharing information Common lesson may include Teacher sharing online resources with students Students saving online resources for their own use outside of the lab Students sharing resources with each other How do you do this now? Wikis Email Website Blog 15
How to Use Pinterest in Education Share resources with learners Develop a collaborative space online Develop a personal learning network for teacher professional development 18
How to Use Pinterest in Education Is Pinterest a Teacher’s New Best Friend in the Classroom? 25 Great Educators To Follow On Pinterest TechChef4U Pinterest In The Pinterest Of Education LiveBinder of Pinterest in Education 19
Examples 25 Libraries We Most Love on Pinterest http://bit.ly/14ddITR Educational Technology Pinterest Board http://bit.ly/Y5hOdl Pinterest for Teaching http://bit.ly/OmNg42 Five-Minute Film Festival: Pinterest for Teaching and Learning http://bit.ly/QAQvRn 20
Professors, Peers & Pinterest 21
Pinterest in Education 22
Evaluation Form http://bit.ly/NEvaluation 23
Contact Information Nell Eckersley Subject Matter Expert, LINCS Community Technology and Learning Group: https://community.lincs.ed.gov Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: http://twitter.com/LACNYCnell Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/nell.eckersley Blog: http://nelightful.wordpress.com/ Delicious: http://www.delicious.com/nelleckersley 24
Literacy Information and Communication System (LINCS) LINCS provides you with the information, resources, professional development activities, and online network you need to enhance your practice and ensure your adult students receive high-quality learning opportunities. http://lincs.ed.gov/ LINCS is funded by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Vocational and Adult Education. It is comprised of the Resource Collection, managed by Kratos Learning, the Regional Professional Development Centers, and the Technical Contractor, Quotient, Inc. 25
LINCS Makes a Difference How can LINCS help you with your work? It offers: A Resource Collection containing high-quality, evidencebased materials in 16 topic areas; An online Community of Practice where you can share and collaborate with your peers; A Learning Portal where you can engage in self-paced and facilitated professional development courses; and Four Regional Professional Development Centers (RPDCs) that deploy evidenced-based PD trainings to states. For a video overview of LINCS, visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w3bq6Mdn2Qg 26
LINCS Technology Online Course Title: Integrating Technology in the Adult Education Classroom Free, self-paced online course Completion time: ~ 4 hours Certificate received upon completion Course accessible through the LINCS Learning Portal: http://lincs.ed.gov/courses 27
Don’t Miss a Beat; Connect with LINCS Join the Community: https://community.lincs.ed.gov Access the Learning Portal: http://lincs.ed.gov/courses Search the Resource Collection: http://lincs.ed.gov/collections Follow the latest updates: @LINCS_ED Join our professional group: LINCS_ED Watch webinar archives and more: LincsEd 28
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