Professors Try Teaching With TikTok. But It’s Not for ‘Boring, Lecturing Things.’

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Professors around the world are using TikTok to engage their students remotely during the pandemic. Stuart Middleton, a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland, Australia, swaps famous movie scenes with terms from the strategic management courses he teaches to make his posts fit with the playful spirit of the platform. Meanwhile, Caitlin Light, an assistant professor at Binghamton University, challenged her students to use their TikTok skills to explain science concepts and what research looks like to the public. As TikTok is the most-visited site on the internet, college classrooms may increasingly look to use the platform to connect with students. Read full article here

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