Category Archives: Blogging

Preparing Students for Commenting with Wall Blogging

All of our classroom teachers are working hard on their classroom blogs. They are using the blog as a platform to allow parents to have a peek into the classroom….

Subscribing via RSS & Google Reader to Classroom Blogs

All of our classrooms at MJGDS have their own blog. Several grade levels are piloting individual student portfolios based on a blogging platform. How do you keep up with all…

Creative Commons: What Every Educator Needs to Know

Getting an entire school on board with a digital communication platform aka classroom blog is a PROCESS. A (baby) step by (baby) step process… As the interaction between teachers, school,…

Web Design for Student Bloggers

I am meeting with Andrea Hernandez and our 5th graders to give our students an introduction (an awareness) about the design of a blog. The 5th graders are one of…

Creating Blog Tutorials for Parents & Grandparents

Every classroom at my school has it’s own blog. Teachers are using it at various levels for parent/school communication, student work, two-way communication with commenting, documentation for classroom happenings as…