Using Blogs in your classroom to connect with students and engage them in their learning process? As an educator we are constantly looking for ways to reach out students on a level that pushes the boundary of understanding to comprehension.
Educators across the world are turning to Blogs to provide students with an opportunity to communicate with peers in a format they are comfortable with that promotes collaboration and ownership. Teaching students to own what they say and to think before they speak is incredibly powerful. For those that work in schools and your kids have Facebook accounts, you know exactly what I mean!
This article will provide you insights on how blogs are used, best practices, and platforms that commonly used. It is a great resource for those of you who are already using this avenue to engage participation in the learning process but more importantly for you who are interested but have not jumped in.