Why Educators Blog?

How Blogs can be used in education.

  • Classroom blog: creative writing, current event discussions, book study
  • Department/Grade Level Blog: share ideas, virtual meetings, group project
  • Blogging Buddies: penpals only better
  • Student E-Portfolios: use a blog as digital filing cabinet, comments from family
  • Student team Blogs: Science team, clubs
  • Professional Development: sharing and collaborating
  • Activity Updates
  • Classroom Newsletter: Not like a ‘get lost e-mail’ but always ready for intended audience, include a RSS link and parents can subscribe to the classroom newsletter