Opinions and Commentary on Texting in Teaching

What perspectives have already been shared concerning incorporating text messaging into teaching? The following links to opinions and commentary provide individual perspectives on texting and education.

Are you aware of another news story or other perspective available online on use of text messaging in teaching that you’d recommend be added to the list above? Leave a comment with the link.

Statistics on Use of Texting

How prevalent is the use of texting today? Is it just a passing fad, or has texting truly become an integral means of communication in society today? The following sources provide for more information on the use of texting.

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Texting Background and Definitions

Looking for more information on the background of text messaging, the tecnology the makes it possible, or definitions of technical terms? The following resources provide foundational background information.

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More Texting in Teaching Resources On The Way

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As I’ve previously shared, I’m currently leading a Sloan Consortium professional development workshop on the use of text messaging in teaching. Over the next several days, I’ll be sharing a series of posts to include links to a variety of different resources I’ve come across regarding text messaging in addition to continuing to chat on Twitter using hashtag #sloansms. Stay tuned for more, and join in the conversation either via the Twitter hashtag or by leaving a comment to any of the posts to come.

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