Student Blogging Resources

Which Platform to Use?

Five Platforms to consider.
  • Chart - A comparison of Education Blogging Platforms (Free Technology for Teachers @RMByrne)
  • Updated 2/19/16 plus downloadable chart
Kid Blog Pricing and comparison of features (as of 7/7/2014)

Choosing a Blogging Platform by Bright Hub Education

How to Get Started

Start KidBlog from Adam Bellow and EduTeacherTV

Learn Kidblog in 5 Minutes - A how-to video by Mark Barnes

Blogging with Students - An Edublogs Series

A Great Lesson on How to Get Kids Excited about Blogging Using Paper from @Mcteach

Glossary of Blogging Terms by Richard Byrne (Follow Richard at @RMByrne)

Learning How to Comment - Linda Yolis (Follow Linda @Lindayollis)

An Example of Student Blogging Guidelines by Kim Cofino (Follow Kim @mscofino)

Kid Blog Prezi

Tips on How to Manage Student Posts

How to Keep Track of Student Posts

Use Google forms by Richard Byrne @RMByrne

Other tips from Richard

Why Your Students Should Be Blogging

The Case for Student Blogging - Nicholas Provenzano (Follow Nick on Twitter @theNerdyTeacher)

Student Blogging Resources

Cybraryman's Student Blog Page (Follow him on Twitter @Cybraryman)

Larry Ferlazzo's Page on the Best Sources for Advice on Student Blogging (Follow him on Twitter @LarryFerlazzo)

#Elemchat's Fantastic Greta Sandler's Blogging with Students Livebinder (Follow Greta @gret )

Blogging Grading Rubrics

Blogging Rubric by Ryan Bretag (Follow Ryan on Twitter @RyanBretag)

A Blogging Rubric By  Educational Technology and Mobile Learning, including a great one by Langwitches

Another Example of a blog rubric

Ideas to Blog About 

Sue Waters - Ideas for Student Blogging (Follow Sue on Twitter @SueWaters)

150 Questions to Write or Talk about (New York Times Education)

Classroom Examples

30 Incredible Student Blogs by Edudemic


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