Does Social Media develop good thinking skills?


If one must put their thoughts into  140 character limit, does one need to not only be creative but also reflective?  I think so.  And now I have support to offer:

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/news-literacy-critical-thinking-skills-peter-adams?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post&utm_campaign=blog-news-literacy-21st-century-adams-list

This article contains some practical ideas and suggestions for teachers to develop “News Literacy” which is relevant to my first thoughts.

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