Creating and Using Facebook Groups for Courses

In 2011, I mentioned in a status update that I had created Facebook groups for each of my courses. Many of my friends expressed interest in what I was doing, and a few asked that I write a Facebook Note with more details. Never one to disappoint (or to pass up an opportunity to spend even MORE time on Facebook), I put together the following note, originally published on October 25, 2011, when I was an Assistant Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Marymount Manhattan College