Tips When Blogging in the Classroom

This highlights the need to use more ICT and start blogging in the classroom. The practical tips which are given are very useful for me, as a learning teacher, to know how to teach children how to actually blog. Everything that I have been learning about blogging in my Computers, Creativity and Children class is now starting to make sense and come together after reading this post.

From Student to Teacher.

Blogging is becoming more widely used in all sorts of industries now; beauty, sport and now education. Over the past few months it has become increasingly more apparent to me, that blogging and the use of twitter in the classroom is increasingly popular. The way that I have seen it used is that every so often a child is given an opportunity to express their ideas or thoughts on what they have learnt, or discovered recently in their post. But is this the most effective way to ensure that it remains ongoing?

I was recently presented with the question, is blogging in the classroom beneficial to a child’s learning?
After throughly researching this topic my answer would be yes, providing it is used in an appropriate way and that there is a system such as quad blogging put into place, where it is ensured that all children will get some…

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