Using del.icio.us with students in a course

Social bookmarking can be used in a variety of ways to support students taking a course. Here are some helpful links on how to use del.icio.us in education;

Using del.icio.us As a Class or Department Resource
http://www.teachbabel.com/…del-icio-us-bookmarking.html

Here’s how one tutor used del.icio.us for a course on Computers and Writing course in 2005: http://wrecking.org/…delicious-and-teaching/

And another, more recent: http://jenverschoor.wordpress.com/…delicious…/

Homework-casting using del.icio.us http://teaching.mrbelshaw.co.uk/…homework-…-delicious/

Why save web sites to your computer where they can not be accessed by your students? Using a social bookmarking site such as del.icio.us teachers can bookmark web pages to be used in the classroom or for student to reference at home for homework. A screencast by Jeff Utecht about using del.icio.us. http://k12online…delicious.html