Social Media: What It Means & How to Use It
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fake news, viral videos, online identities, social isolation, Facebook-enabled revolutions—our world is increasingly defined by social media. Sree Sreenivasan was chief digital officer of Columbia University, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the City of New York. This hands-on master class gives crucial guidance for twenty-first-century teachers.
Sree Sreenivasan has served as the chief digital officer of Columbia University, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and the City of New York. He is co-founder of Digimentors, a digital consultancy that works with nonprofits on social and digital excellence. Its clients include the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, the Pulitzer Prizes, the Louvre Abu Dhabi, and the Global Teacher Prize, which each year gives one K–12 teacher in the world $1 million. Sreenivasan, who taught at the Columbia School of Journalism for twenty years, is the son and grandson of teachers.