Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

  • by: DINESH RAMDE , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 24, 2014 - 5:31 AM

WAUWATOSA, Wis. — Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

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