Student Networking 2.0

Students turn to educational networking platforms to connect

Implications - Seeking to maintain an element of social interaction, students, particularly those entering college life, are turning to campus networks and online platforms as a educational tool. Allowing those in the same program or course to connect, these networks provide an efficient yet interactive way for individuals to become comfortable with student life. This reflects a need to make often stressful experiences like going to school more socially engaging.
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Collaborative Learning Social Networks - StudyBlue Provides a Different Approach Towards Studies
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Warm 1,065 Clicks Pub: Sep 15, 14
Collaborative Learning Social Networks
StudyBlue Provides a Different Approach Towards Studies
When it comes to studying, no method fits the same for each student, hence the reason why StudyBlue is a great social network. StudyBlue provides alternative ways to studying with the help of... [More]
Online Educational Communities - OneClass is a Startup Focused on Getting Students Better Grades
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Warm 2,761 Clicks Pub: Oct 17, 14
Online Educational Communities
OneClass is a Startup Focused on Getting Students Better Grades
Students searching for a way to get better grades will be excited to learn about a new startup coming out of Toronto, Canada. Dubbed OneClass, it is an online educational community that leverages... [More]
Classroom Chat Apps - The Class Chat App Helps Students Keep in Touch with Other Classmates
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Mild 815 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 14
Classroom Chat Apps
The Class Chat App Helps Students Keep in Touch with Other Classmates
Teachers may not be a fan of discussion in the classroom while a lesson is going on, but the for students, by students Class Chat app is designed to help kids keep in touch afterwards. To use the... [More]
Exclusive Campus Networks - The College-Only Speakiesy App Can Be Used at SXSW 2015
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Untested 421 Clicks Pub: Mar 12, 15
Exclusive Campus Networks
The College-Only Speakiesy App Can Be Used at SXSW 2015
The Speakiesy App is a college-only network that will be enabled for use at the Mashable House during SXSW 2015. Similar to when Facebook originally launched, membership to the Speakiesy App... [More]
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