If you publish a classroom blog, are you putting your students at risk? Maybe. The internet is a powerful tool and like cars, glue and the force, it can be used for good and evil. The Risks Here are three reasons why we need to consider how much personal information is intentionally or accidentally revealed. […]
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Building self-esteem in our students is something that teachers are often looking for ways to do. We already use blogs to publish student work online… so why not use blogs to build self esteem as well? Say Something. Nice is an example of how you can use technology to facilitate a classroom activity. I remember […]
There are two situations where you might want to restrict access to your educational blog to just a few specific computers. First, you might want to restrict the entire blog so it can only be accessed by people using school computers. Second, you might want to restrict the login pages of your blog, so that […]
4 quick and easy ways to set up a classroom website, an educational blog (edublog), or even a school website.
More and more teachers are blogging in the classroom. And, why not! There are a lot of reasons to consider blogging in the classroom. It gives your students an authentic purpose to write. The idea that their stories will be published online for the world to see may motivate them to do their best. Students […]