With more than 1 billion people using facebook nowadays, you can’t possibly exclude learning and education from being a part of this amazing social networking site. This proves that social media doesn’t have to be completely useless for students and their studies don’t have to be all boring without fun.
A great number of applications have been introduced over time that help students in one way or another. Every notable university and institute has its page on facebook where students can find not only the important information, events and happenings of that place but also many useful educational links to further their knowledge. It also provides a good platform for students to reach other fellow students and alumni as well as the teaching faculty.
Here is a roundup of 10 most useful facebook applications that work best for students.
1. Cozy English:
|The application helps you build super vocabulary for GRE/GMAT/SAT examinations.|
2. SAT Quest:
|This application deals with all components of a SAT examination, and with a series of short games, turns you into a SAT Samurai.|
|A sound database of all the accredited bible colleges of North America.|
|Search for apartment rentals nationwide, share them with your friends and families, and/or check out the Walk ScoreTM ratings of property.|
|A social learning network that serves teachers and students alike.|
|From test papers to lecture notes, professor ratings to textbook finder, this application has it all. A really good all-encompassing educational source for all types of students.|
7. Learn 10:
|Helps the users learn 20 different languages by daily lessons, revisions, and tests.|
|Show support for your school by adding its logo on your facebook page.|
|A valuable link for students, join the Marketplace where you are to buy, sell, and recommend.|
10. Students With Drive:
|This is an interesting link which I thought should be included in this list. It’s a grant program powered by Zipcar, Inc. and Ford Motor Company for the academic year of 2012-13. More details can be found on the provided link.|
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