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Digital Object Identifier (DOI) : 10.14569/IJACSA.2012.031207
Article Published in International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Volume 3 Issue 12, 2012.
Abstract: A growing number of educators are using social networking sites (SNS) to communicate with their students. Facebook is one such example which is widely used by students and educators. Facebook has been recently used by many educational institutions but most of these have been related to provide the information to the general audience. There has not been much study done to propose Facebook as an educational tool in a classroom scenario. The aim of this paper is to propose the idea of using Facebook in team based learning (TBL) scenario. The paper demonstrates the use of Facebook at each level of TBL The paper shows how Facebook can be used by students and teacher to communicate with each other in a TBL system. The paper also explains teacher – team and teacher – student communication via Facebook.
Sami M. Alhomod and Mohd Mudasir Shafi, “Facebook as a tool to Enhance Team Based Learning” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), 3(12), 2012. http://dx.doi.org/10.14569/IJACSA.2012.031207