The Social Media Classroom is a web-based teaching platform developed by Howard Rheingold, the author of Smart Mobs, which uses new web technologies like blogs, wiki, RSS, etc. to encourage collaboration between students and teachers. I just came across it this evening and would love to play around with it a little bit. I may have to wait for exams to finish though.
Here’s the link to a talk that Howard gave at TED in 2005:
Here’s the link: