Year started: Beta in 2007, official launch in Jan 2009
Audience(s): All professionals involved in education - at any level - teachers, librarians, administrators, faculty, educational associations, education companies, government and community leaders.
Who Started It: Lisa Schmucki is founder and CEO
# Members: 50,000+ as of March 2013
edWeb.net is a professional social network for the education community that makes it easy to connect with peers, share information and best practices, spread innovative ideas, and create professional learning communities. The user-friendly interface includes a wide range of Web 2.0 tools that support online collaboration and professional development. edWeb members are developing new models and best practices for integrating social networking into education. edWeb.net is free for all individuals and educational institutions. Sponsorship opportunities are available for other organizations involved in education. edWeb.net was founded in 2008 by Lisa Schmucki, CEO, and is located in Princeton, NJ.
Added on Aug 1, 2011
Learn more about this community:
An Interview with Lisa Schmucki