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Student Blogging

Lisa Michelle Dabbs Edu Consultant. Blogger & Social Media Marketing at Edutopia

Hi All!

As a new teacher,the thought of starting to blog with your students may may seem overwhelming.
Here is a link to a blog by Sue Waters on how to get blogs ready!
http://theedublogger.com/2011/05/25/our-tips-for-getting-blogs-ready-for...

Sue has many more amazing tips on blogging. Be sure to visit her website.
I encourage you, if you haven't already, to put your courage wings on the get blogging with your students this coming school year.
Let me know if you do, and how it goes!

Cheers,
~Lisa

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Senior Manager of Video Programming, Production, & Curation at Edutopia

How to get students blogging

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Thank, Lisa - great idea!

Here are a few Edutopia resources on how to start your students writing blogs:

Digital Discussion: Take Your Class to the Internet

Blogs Give Students an Audience

Blogging Is History: Taking Classroom Discussions Online

Classy Blogging: Starting Points for Newcomers

Anyone else have ideas for how to start your students blogging?

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