Executive Summary Stakeholders, such as future employers, parents, and educators, have raised their expectations of college graduates in the area of computer literacy. Computer skills and understanding are especially critical for business management graduates, who are expected to use computer technology as a tool in every aspect of their career. Business… (More)
We describe the use of Twitter to deliver class announcements as a way to enhance social presence in two online courses by increasing both the immediacy and frequency of contact between instructor and student. We found that most students were ambivalent to using Twitter in this way and only about 14% would follow the tweet.