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Text Messaging in the Classroom: A Powerful Instruction Tool

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Most students love to text message - maybe too much. While many teachers see this as a distraction, why not use this familiar and appealing tool to engage your students? Join Jerry Swiatek as he discusses why text messaging can be a powerful tool for instruction and how you can use it in your classroom. He will also share classroom examples and various resources that can be used with text messaging.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: ICT
Last aired on: Saturday, October 26, 2019 @ 10:00 AM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Mobile Learning Intermediate , Tools for Student Projects, Virtual Learning
Tags: JSspotlight, Student Engagement, Text Messages, Texting

Reviews (48)

Excellent ideas!
Great information on apps in the classroom!
I was very impressed.
Great insight!
This webniar was excellent! I did not realize there were so many apps available for teachers to use in the classroom!
Full Member
I am definitely going to use some of these tools! Thank you Jerry!
Nice presentation, thank you.
Basic Member
Great information on Remind and Celly!
Basic Member
I love the Remind service! It is great for communicating with parents and keeping them involved.
Full Member
Great information. Look forwarding to using these ideas in my classroom. Thanks for sharing.
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