Friday, December 21, 2007

Sustainable Social Networks

Teachers and students are embracing web technologies such as blogging and podcasting. Although not designed specifically for use in education, these tools are helping to make e-learning far more personal, social, and flexible.

Couple that with the trends in "Sustainability" and you have Sustainable Social Networks for a Greener Web 2.0.

One of the leaders in social networks for education is an excellent example of how web 2.0 is shaping e-learning. Elgg is social networking software designed especially for education - built from the ground up to support learning.

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