International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 5, Special Issue 4, Part E (2019)
Social media: A recent trend in the age of digital education
The 21st century is considered as digital age which has paved the way for digital education there by resulting in better learning experiences and effective teaching strategies. Digital Education makes use of technology aided strategies to support learning. Digital Education in its advanced form encompasses the use of latest technological gadgets supported by internet resources. Among which social media is the most widely approached and extensively employed form of digital education. Social Media is the collection of online communication channels dedicated to community-based input, interaction, content-sharing, and collaboration. Social Media in education has enabled students to get more useful and updated information in fractions of seconds at their own doorstep and even from number of resources at the same time. But its effective use depends upon the fact that how wisely both students and teachers exploit social media for educational purposes by keeping themselves away from all the unwanted influences that distracts them from knowledge and learning.
How to cite this article:
Rajvir Kaur. Social media: A recent trend in the age of digital education. International Journal of Applied Research. 2019; 5(4S): 148-150.