Laura Kniffin

Laura is a Kidblog Customer Success Manager. She enjoys connecting with teachers daily to share Kidblog stories, learn how they use Kidblog in their classroom, and hear unique feature ideas to better our platform. Laura loves strong morning coffee, an invigorating yoga flow, and exploring new cities around the world.

Webinar: Introducing Blogging to Teachers at Professional Development Events

Webinar: Introducing Blogging to Teachers at Professional Development Events

Fourth grade dual language teacher, Marina Rodriguez, shares an example presentation on Kidblog that can be used at various professional development events including EdCamps and tech conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to introduce teachers to the idea and benefits of blogging in the classroom The four components to preparing 21st century students for a

Fourth grade dual language teacher, Marina Rodriguez, shares an example presentation on Kidblog that can be used at various professional development events including EdCamps and tech conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to introduce teachers to the idea and benefits of blogging in the classroom The four components to preparing 21st century students for a... read more

Kidblog Spotlight On: Christa Elder

Kidblog Spotlight On: Christa Elder

First and second grade teacher, Christa Elder, began using Kidblog in an effort to integrate more technology into the classroom. Six years later, she continues to use the platform to give students’ writing a meaningful purpose. What motivated you to start blogging with your students? CE: “We were always looking at ways to integrate technology

First and second grade teacher, Christa Elder, began using Kidblog in an effort to integrate more technology into the classroom. Six years later, she continues to use the platform to give students’ writing a meaningful purpose. What motivated you to start blogging with your students? CE: “We were always looking at ways to integrate technology... read more

Webinar: Training Student Journalists

Webinar: Training Student Journalists

High school Journalism and History teacher, Thomas Honsa, shares tips for using Kidblog to train and motivate student journalists. In this webinar, you will learn: The benefits of implementing Kidblog into your digital curriculum A proven process to setting journalism students up for successful publishing How to train students for the future – Setting up

High school Journalism and History teacher, Thomas Honsa, shares tips for using Kidblog to train and motivate student journalists. In this webinar, you will learn: The benefits of implementing Kidblog into your digital curriculum A proven process to setting journalism students up for successful publishing How to train students for the future – Setting up... read more

Kidblog Spotlight On Mrs. Lisa E. Wright

Kidblog Spotlight On Mrs. Lisa E. Wright

Seventh grade teacher, Lisa Wright, began using Kidblog to integrate technology into her Language Arts classroom. However, eight months later, she found the platform had transformed her classroom far beyond this goal. “What motivated you to start blogging with your students?” LW: “At the beginning of the school year, I knew I wanted to focus

Seventh grade teacher, Lisa Wright, began using Kidblog to integrate technology into her Language Arts classroom. However, eight months later, she found the platform had transformed her classroom far beyond this goal. “What motivated you to start blogging with your students?” LW: “At the beginning of the school year, I knew I wanted to focus... read more

Webinar: Using Kidblog as a Portfolio for Student-Led Conferences

Webinar: Using Kidblog as a Portfolio for Student-Led Conferences

Sixth grade English and social studies teacher, Megan Ariza, shares how to use Kidblog’s individual portfolios for student-led conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to best organize your conference using Kidblog Ideas for students’ post content Student driven goal setting and how to assess if goals were met at conferences Helpful tips to

Sixth grade English and social studies teacher, Megan Ariza, shares how to use Kidblog’s individual portfolios for student-led conferences. In this webinar, you will learn: How to best organize your conference using Kidblog Ideas for students’ post content Student driven goal setting and how to assess if goals were met at conferences Helpful tips to... read more