2016 TxDLA Conference

Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
3:20 PM - 4:10 PM: Breakout Sessions
Social Media: Adventures in Lifelong Learning
Join us for an adventure that will embolden all who wish to be lifelong learners. Discover how social media is impacting teaching and learning practices, highlighted by examples of social media uses. Now is the perfect time to don your superhero social media cape and take flight!
Track: Trends in Educational Technology
Room: Travis B (Floor 3)
Presenters:
 
Jan Brott, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, Assistant Director, Distance Education and Learning Technologies
Jan Brott is the Assistant Director for the Office of Distance Education and Learning Technologies at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi. She is also a doctoral student in the Educational Leadership program. Her research focus is social media in the context of formal and informal learning environments. In particular, she is studying how social media can be utilized to promote critical thinking activities in support of lifelong learning.