Socialbakers.com daily updated Facebook Statistics shows India as third top most Facebook user country in the world. This statistics is obtained from over 200 different countries. Socialbakers.com also gives Users & Demography for the India, surprisingly FB user rate increasingly gradually. The total number of FB users in India is reaching 41402420 and grew by more than 11926680 in the last 6 months. User age distribution on Facebook in India shows that largest age group(49%) is currently 18 – 24 with total of 19 873 162 users, followed by the users in the age of 25 – 34.There are 73% male users and 27% female users in India, as given by Male/Female User Ratio on Facebook in India.
This situation is before AAKASH, the cheapest tablet of the world. Last week 14 lakh AAKASH tablet is ordered online.
Students are eagerly waiing for AAKASH and after AAKASH there will be definitely sudden increase of FB user in India. Moreover Horizon Report-2011 and top technology in Education included Mobile in 2012. So are we ready for Mobile & Social Media Teaching & Learning?
Lets see how one can use facebook in Teaching & Learning