Kidblog

The Kidblog team is passionate about helping students find their voice within a safe, teacher-moderated environment.

Kidblog at ISTE 2017 – San Antonio

Kidblog at ISTE 2017 – San Antonio

For those attending ISTE 2017 in San Antonio, TX, be sure to stop by the Kidblog booth #761 for great conversation, live demos, free swag, and more. If you’re #notAtISTE, follow us on Twitter for updates and photos from fellow Kidblog friends around the world. Schedule of Events: Sunday, June 25 7:00-8:30 pm: Poster Session:… read more

Webinar: Getting Started with Student Blogging

Webinar: Getting Started with Student Blogging

Third grade gifted education teacher, Marcia Armbruster, shares tips on starting a class blog. She will help you determine how to best to meet the needs of your class with your blog. In this webinar, you will learn: How to determine the needs of your students and consider your needs as the teacher in regards… read more

Webinar: Blogging with Elementary Students – Gifted and Title 1

Webinar: Blogging with Elementary Students – Gifted and Title 1

Fifth grade English Instructional Technology Resource Teacher, Van Hoffman, discusses his experience with, and shares tips for, blogging with elementary students, including gifted and title 1. In this webinar, you will learn: Assessing writing Engaging students How to write a reflection Leaving comments on posts Content area assignments (history, novel studies, creative writing) View past… read more

Webinar: Creating Digital Portfolios

Webinar: Creating Digital Portfolios

First and second grade gifted education teacher and Teacher Advisor for Kidblog in her district, April Cummings, shares her experience and best practices for implementing Kidblog school- or district-wide. April discusses the benefits of creating and maintaining digital portfolios. In this webinar, you will learn: How Kidblog supports district-wide academic initiatives Using digital portfolios across curriculums… read more

Webinar: Integrating Various Apps into Kidblog Posts

Webinar: Integrating Various Apps into Kidblog Posts

In this webinar, fifth grade English and Social Studies teacher, Michelle Miesko, shares how to use Kidblog with iPads and various EdTech apps. Michelle discusses best practices for moderating posts and comments, as well as, how images enhance Kidblog posts. In this video, you will learn: How to encourage quality comments The teacher’s role in… read more

Webinar: Allowing Students to Publish to the World

Webinar: Allowing Students to Publish to the World

In this Kidblog Webinar, Doug Robertson shares how he uses blogs in his fifth grade class to break  up the traditional school-based writing process and make it more relevant and exciting. Doug provides tips for moderating your students’ comments section and discusses the benefits of publishing students’ work for a wider audience. In this video, you will… read more

Webinar: Blogging in an Elementary ELA Classroom

Webinar: Blogging in an Elementary ELA Classroom

In this Kidblog Webinar, Alissa Weinstein shares how she uses blogs in her third grade ELA lessons, including poetry and reading response. Alissa provides tips for engaging students using visuals and images to enhance student content and increase engagement. In this video, you will learn: The benefits of blogging in an elementary classroom A structured… read more