Social Media and Communication

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Impact of Social Media on Society Series

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Explore how social media has transformed communication in both personal and professional contexts.

 

 

Impact of Social Media on Society Series

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Explore how social media has transformed communication.

LEARNING INTENTIONS

Understand how social media affects communication in personal and professional contexts.

SUCCESS CRITERIA

Students can describe the impact of social media on communication and analyze its effects.

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Provide context on the role of social media in modern communication, including current trends and examples. Prepare examples of how social media is used for different types of communication. Include statistics on social media usage and its impact on communication habits. Discuss the advantages and challenges of social media communication, including speed, accessibility, potential for miscommunication, and privacy issues. Engage students in discussing their own communication habits and how social media influences their interactions. Provide access to articles, reports, and case studies on the impact of social media on communication.
Good: Identifies changes in communication. Better: Analyzes effects. Best: Evaluates benefits and drawbacks.

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