Class & Student Blogs for Collaboration Presented by Nightcliff Technology PrecinctDEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING www.det.nt.gov.au
BLOGGING 101Regular entries of commentary, descriptions ofevents, graphics and videoEntries displayed in reverse-chronological orderVisitors can comment on posts, leave messages
WHY BLOG?Connect and share beyondthe classroom Families Other schools / classesDevelop writing andcommunicationAuthentic audiences
SOME BLOGGING PLATFORMSEdublogsWordpressTumblrPosterous SpacesBlogger
GETTING STARTEDSelect a blogging platformDevelop your vision - purpose, audience, contentDevelop charter for appropriate commentsGet permissionsWrite your ﬁrst postShare your blog post
WHAT CAN WE POST?Interesting Ideas for Class Blog Posts
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