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  1. Edmodo – A social learning network for teachers, students, schools and districts (free)
  2. Facebook – Social media network for all users. May be used for an online classroom space as well. Connect with friends, family and other people you know, share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. (free)
  3. Mahara – Open source platform for e-portfolios, weblogs, resumes and social networking systems (free)
  4. Ning – A platform for creating your own social network. Use it to communicate and share resources with your colleagues, students or friends. (free)
  5. Twitter – Twitter is a real-time mini blogging platform that connects millions of people. It is also useful for educators to share information, ideas and experiences. (free)
  6. Slack – team communication tool, great for project management and team task assignment, communicating. (free)
  7. Udemy – Online course creation platform (free)
  8. WiZiQ – Online teaching and learning and virtual classroom platform.  (free)

 

References


  1. “Connect With Students and Parents in Your Paperless Classroom.” Edmodo. N.p., n.d. Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  2. “Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates.”Facebook. . N.p., n.d. Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  3. “Home.” Mahara EPortfolio System. N.p., n.d. Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  4. “Social Network Website Builder | Create a Website for FREE.” NING. N.p., n.d. Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  5. “Twitter. It’s What’s Happening.” Twitter. Twitter, 1 Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  6. Slack. “Where Work Happens.” Slack. N.p., n.d. Mon. 3 Apr. 2017.
  7. “Udemy Online Courses – Learn Anything, On Your Schedule.” Udemy. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Apr. 2017.
  8. “Easy to Use, Mobile-Ready Learning Delivery Platform.” WizIQ. N.p., n.d. Web. 14 Apr. 2017.