With 96% of US college students on Facebook, you can draw a conclusion that it’s somewhat influential within our education system. Some universities are starting to embrace social media, but for the most part students are left to rely on their peers to learn how to navigate the world of Web 2.0.
Is it a good thing or a bad thing? You decide.
Below is a graphic by Online Education that looks at the pros and cons of a national student body that is embedded in social media.
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Via: Online Education
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