Pinterest is a social media resource pool where subjects can "pin" pictures and links to content for later reference. Pins can be related to instructional lesson plans and academic subjects, making Pinterest a potentially equitable resource pool for teachers to access.  

Rich Data in Social Media

Big Data
Continually Updated
Real Time
Observe Behaviors without Observer Bias
over time

We Can...

Characterize Instructional Content
Map Social Diffusion
Examine Policy Impacts
Identify Relationships Between Resource Curation and Student Success 

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Research has been supported by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the Center for Business and Social Analytics at MSU, the National Science Foundation, and the William T. Grant Foundation under award numbers (NSF REAL– 1420532, WT Grant - 182764)

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