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Pinterest is a fast growing social networking site and over 10.4 million people use it. It is like creating your very own virtual scrapbook. There is no copyright in the world of Pinterest. You can "pin' and collate other people's webpages and images. In his article “ A beginners guide to the Hot New Social Network,”http://mashable.com/2011/12/26/pinterest-beginners-guide/ will guide you how to use Pinterst. Pinterest started as a tool for hobbyist, but now Pinterest has become a great tool for education. It is a great way to organize information, brainstorm ideas and collaborate. The visual nature of Pinterest makes it particularly suited to engaging learners. You can use it to:
if you haven't started to PIn, now is the chance to enjoy this tool with your students.
I'm Heeru Bhojwani, Information Curator & Coach/ Librarian at the American School of Bombay. I appreciate the value of teamwork and global interaction with learning. I believe that education is the only important element in raising the bar of human existence and quality of life. In an evolving role of a librarian, I understand that strong work ethics, flexibility and enthusiasm are keys to the success of our evolving new role of a librarian in the web 3.0 or 4.0 world. Through this blog I intend to share my thoughts, views or tools that I come across in my journey.