experiments and musings about various online tools for teaching.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
Real Time in Action
CNN points out how the entire world was watching a runaway balloon float through the sky today as the 6yr old boy named Falcon was believed to be on it somehow. He turned out to be hiding in the attic, but the social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook, allowed people from all over the world not only to watch this story but also to talk about it as it was happening.