Social Media Beyond Socializing

2013-04-25 16:00 | Length: 01:00:00 | Views: 873
Presented by: Michael Sponhour
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About this webinar:

If you're pondering how to use social media for more significant purposes than sharing cat pictures and bemoaning a late spring, this webinar is for you. Join Michael Sponhour, Executive Director of Communications and Outreach at the Ohio Department of Education, as he shares the purpose and techniques behind the Ohio Department of Education's award-winning and nationally spotlighted social media program. You'll learn how to
  • Use Facebook and Twitter to communicate with diverse audiences by seeing examples of schools that use it well
  • Manage a Twitter chat--a great way to engage students in an online study session
  • Use LinkedIn groups for professional development
  • Expand your personal learning network with social media 


Michael Sponhour
Executive Director of Communications and Outreach, Ohio Department of Education
Michael Sponhour

Michael Sponhour, who has been a communicator for more than 20 years, is a recognized expert in using social media in government and education. In addition to presenting at state and national conferences on communication topics including social media, he currently moderates a high-traffic LinkedIn group for public relations professionals and has grown the Ohio Department of Education's Twitter presence to more than 12,000 followers.

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