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A Case For Why Social Media Belongs In The Classroom

| Jason Falls | Posted 02.07.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of Education Nation's The Learning Curve blog. Social Media Explorer CEO Jason Falls writes. He is also a member of th...

State Repeals Teacher-Student Facebook Limitations Law

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.21.2011 | Education

JEFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation Friday repealing a contentious law that had limited online chats between teacher...

Controversial Teacher-Facebook Law Repealed

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 11.23.2011 | Education

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri lawmakers voted overwhelmingly Friday to repeal part of a contentious new law that had prohibited teachers from c...

Facebook Law Blocked, Has 'Chilling Effect' On Free Speech, Judge Says

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 10.26.2011 | Education

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — A new Missouri law prohibiting teachers from having private online conversations with students suffered a double setback F...

Facebook Law Prevents Contact With Own Child, Teacher Claims In Suit

Posted 10.22.2011 | Education

A Missouri teacher is suing the state over a law that limits teacher-student interactions online, arguing that the legislation prevents her from conta...

Missouri Teachers Sue To Block Controversial Facebook Ban

Reuters | Kevin Murphy | Posted 10.22.2011 | Technology

In the face of a lawsuit, a Missouri state senator defended on Saturday a new state law that will prohibit teachers from communicating privately with ...

No Friending Students On Facebook? These Teachers Are Suing

AP | By CHRIS BLANK | Posted 10.20.2011 | Education

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A Missouri teachers' union said Friday that it is challenging a new measure that restricts teachers' use of social networking s...