Blogs & Blogging for School Leaders Nightcliff Technology Precinct 9th May 2012 Facilitator: Shane PilkieDEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING www.det.nt.gov.au
Access resources for today’s workshop techprecinct.wikispaces.comDEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING www.det.nt.gov.au
Blogging Basics Web log - blogFrom WikipediaA blog is a type of website......updated with new content from time to time.Entries are commonly displayed in reverse chronological order Good blogs are interactive. Visitors can comment.
Image: Learning to Wait http://www.flickr.com/photos/54195664@N05/5910540654Blogging... Reﬂecting... Pondering...
Blogs for Professional Learning• Ongoing ﬂow of professional readings• Authentic stories• No cost
Reading Blogs• Individual URLs• RSS feed• Use a reader - bring all your blogs together
Join the dialoguehttp://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/marcwathieu/3096694124/
Blogging as Communication • Regular communications with your school community • A feedback channelAngurugu School Milyakburra School
Blogging with Students http://www.ﬂickr.com/photos/stevendepolo/3968766889/
Blogging with Students• Class Blogs - example 1 - example 2• Digital Portfolios - example