Tag: getting students started with blogs

Overcoming Common Struggles with the Comments Section

Overcoming Common Struggles with the Comments Section

  About 5 years into my teaching career, I was fed up with lugging student reader’s response notebooks home every day, fighting to try and stay on top of responding to each letter. The whole thing seemed archaic to me. I just knew there had to be a better way. Turns out there was—blogging. It made perfect

  About 5 years into my teaching career, I was fed up with lugging student reader’s response notebooks home every day, fighting to try and stay on top of responding to each letter. The whole thing seemed archaic to me. I just knew there had to be a better way. Turns out there was—blogging. It made perfect... read more

Getting Started: Tips for launching a successful class blog

Getting Started: Tips for launching a successful class blog

Teachers are always looking for new ways to engage their students in the classroom.  I have several opportunities to connect with other educators and discuss ideas for increasing engagement in students’ learning and blogging became a common topic. I welcome these conversations as I have seen first hand the positive results blogging has had on

Teachers are always looking for new ways to engage their students in the classroom.  I have several opportunities to connect with other educators and discuss ideas for increasing engagement in students’ learning and blogging became a common topic. I welcome these conversations as I have seen first hand the positive results blogging has had on... read more