ERIC Number: EJ891392
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Jul
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Capitalizing on Web 2.0 in the Social Studies Context
Holcomb, Lori B.; Beal, Candy M.
TechTrends: Linking Research and Practice to Improve Learning, v54 n4 p28-33 Jul 2010
This paper focuses primarily on the integration of Web 2.0 technologies into social studies education. It documents how various Web 2.0 tools can be utilized in the social studies context to support and enhance teaching and learning. For the purposes of focusing on one specific topic, global connections at the middle school level will be the overlapping theme across the Web 2.0 technologies.
Descriptors: Internet, Social Studies, Social Networks, Information Technology, Computer Mediated Communication, Technology Integration, Middle Schools
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Middle Schools
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