Social Learning - An explanation using Twitter

This slide show highlights the different elements of social learning with a specific focus on social media, in particular twitter.

This resource provides specific examples of how to use twitter to engage people in your work.  It highlights the simplicity of learning, sharing and creating networks through the use of simple tweets.  


  • Networks and Communities
  • Making Connections
  • Keeping up to date
  • Communication
  • Asking questions and problem solving
  • Sharing
  • Engagement
  • Involving others in an event
  • Micro learning
  • Synchronous learning
  • Colllaboration


Hart, J. (2010, May 24). What is social learning - an explanation using twitter. Retrieved from

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