39% of Students Say It’s Inappropriate to Friend Your Teacher [Infographic]

Are today’s students sharing their homework through status updates?  Are they Tweeting their test answers?  While it hasn’t turned the corner yet, the world of education is poised to be flipped on its head by the proliferation of powerful social technologies.  An infographic looks at today’s students use of various technologies, including mobile devices, iPads and social.

Here are a few highlights:

  • 38% of students want to have some online component in their courses
  • 59% feel their institution uses technology effectively
  • 81% felt their laptop was their most important device; only 33% felt it was their Smartphone

Take a look at the infographic below and let us know what you think.  Thanks to Online Colleges for the link.

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