Category Archives: blog

Edublogs, Blogger, WordPress.com and KidBlog – Which should you use?

As you know I read Free Tech for Teachers and I saw this post that Richard wrote about recommending two blogging platforms for teachers. I got to thinking that there are other options out there and in my opinion better … Continue reading

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Posterous – sniff, sniff, we’ll miss you – UPDATE

UPDATE – Posterous has officially announced that they are closing up shop on April 30, 2013. Be sure to back it up NOW! It looks like the sun is setting on Posterous, the popular blogging site. In 2012 it was … Continue reading

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Bloggers I read – Patrick

image source: http://www.folioclick.com/img/woman_laptop.png Alright boys and girls. As promised this is the first post of many from our podcasting panel that talks about what blogs we read, why we read them and where to find them. We all agree that … Continue reading

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Summer time = blog reflection time

Well I love me some summer vacation. It is usually the same routine every year. I kick back and relax for about a week not doing a whole lot and then must start thinking about school. I can’t help it. … Continue reading

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Kidblog.org – The Teacher Guide

Welcome to Kidblog.org This website will let you create and manage a blog for your classroom. Here are some of the features. Create a class blog that students can safely post on Create and manage student accounts (no student email … Continue reading

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Kidblog.org – The Student Guide

Step 1 – Log in Go to your classes blog site (see your teacher for the website address). Click on Log in, in the top right hand corner. It will open up a new window. From here you can select … Continue reading

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Kidblog.org – This might be for you

So I’ve written about blogging a lot. I’ve covered WordPress.com, Blogger, Posterous and tried them all out. I’ve consciously skipped over http://www.kidblog.org because I feel it is too simple for what I wanted. In all honesty it is, but that doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Classroom blogging – The saga continues

I’ve written more than a few times about class blogs and I think they are a pretty awesome, versatile tool for teachers to use. I’ve got guides for there three major platforms (WordPress, Blogger, Posterous) and while they have changed … Continue reading

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Time to change course

New blog strategy ahead Blogs are pretty damn useful. Some teachers run their class through it, posting homework and setting up a drop box of sorts so students can turn their homework in. Others use it to organize special events, … Continue reading

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Blogger-How to set up your class blog – THE VIDEO!

Yet another video that will help you get your class blog off the ground. This video will show you exactly how easy it is to set up your blog with blogger.com. Just follow these quick steps and your class blog … Continue reading

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