Use Facebook. I’m serious. It’s such a great teaching tool.
Why? Here are some ways.
There is the wonderful world of irony waiting to be explored on Facebook.
Here are just a couple of examples.
So you acknowledge your support for an article that talks about how some aspects of traditional schooling are overrated, yet you punctuate your commentary at a sixth grade level. #ironic
Here is another example that a former student shared on FB. I used Skitch to proof the commentary to show the irony.