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June 10th, 2011
11:49 AM ET

Twitter as a teaching tool? Enrique Legaspi shares his innovative teaching technique

While many schools struggle to keep students off of social media during class time, one teacher has found that encouraging kids to use Twitter in the classroom has actually enhanced their learning.

Enrique Legaspi, history teacher at Hollenbeck Middle School in Los Angeles, joins Ali Velshi this morning to talk about how he has used Twitter to get more students – especially shy kids – to participate in class discussions and how this innovative technique has helped in the classroom.

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