Most students at the University of Amsterdam are familiar with online social media platforms. Especially Facebook is very popular amongst students. Unfortunately, educational platforms used at the UvA, like Blackboard, are not (yet) capable of using the advantages of this social network. This motivated the ICTO Social Sciences team to support a Grassroots project that
Welcome to the digital channel of the ICTO Social Sciences team. ICTO is an abbreviation for Information and Communication Technology in het Onderwijs (education in Dutch). Our team currently consists of five team members, each supporting a different department of social sciences, and one team leader. We are part of the University of Amsterdam.