In this online Faculty Showcase video, Dr. Lauren B. Allsopp, from the School of Historical, Philosophical, and Religious Studies, explains how she was able to engage students by using Facebook in her course on Historical Preservation, specifically on the topic of architectural nomenclature.
About Tahnja Wilson
After years in the healthcare field, Tahnja earned her elementary education certificate and taught her own technology curriculum for K-8 students (game design, robotics, media, etc.). In 2009 she came to ASU, redesigning courses for the online environment. (She's also taught online for over 10 years.) Her instructional design interests include gaming, best practices, and student/instructor engagement. Tahnja holds a Master's in International Management from Thunderbird, a MBA and Elementary Education Certificate from ASU, and a BA in Journalism from the University of Washington.
Follow her on Twitter at @TahnjaWilson