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Use of Social Media in Professional Education: A Cross-Sectional Study among Teachers in India and Sri Lanka.

@inproceedings{Kurian2017UseOS,
  title={Use of Social Media in Professional Education: A Cross-Sectional Study among Teachers in India and Sri Lanka.},
  author={Simmy Toc Kurian and A. Chamaru De Alwis and M. K. Dinithi Padmasiri and Hareesh N. Ramanathan and Pearly Saira Chacko},
  year={2017}
}
Teachers are sophisticated users of social media. Although the faculty personal use of social media has shown ever-increasing trend the professional use of social media has lagged somewhat behind. A majority of faculty now uses social media in a professional context (including all aspects of their profession outside of teaching). The number of teachers who use social media in the classroom still does not represent a majority. They refer to different sites to match their varying personal…