What is it?

Pinterest is a free website that requires registration to use. Users can upload, save, sort, and manage images—known as pins—and other media content (e.g., videos) through collections known as pinboards. Pinterest acts as a personalized media platform. Users can browse the content of others in their feed.

How to use it?


Educational Functions:

Organize or share ideas and interests. It can help you brainstorm or locate interesting content for an assignment.  Or students can use it to track or aggregate important information for a topic.  Your students may also use it to publish content in the form of an alternative to an ePortafolio.

Targeted cognitive processes:

Integration, elaboration, organization, planning, monitoring, attending, encoding and meta-memory.

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  1. Taken from on 15 February, 2017.