What is a blog? Put very simply it is- " A journal on the web, which may be public or private, individual or collaborative." The cool thing about them is that allows people with little or no technical background to update and maintain them. It also allows for others who read the blogs to comment and share their responses to the 'blogger's' thoughts.

5 most common mistakes when blogging by Ruth Reynard.


Why Blog?- this page contains links to articles that discuss blogging in the classroom.

Check out some examples of classroom blogs. These are blogs that are generally contributed to by students in a class.

Teachers who are blogging. These are examples of teachers who discuss and share their thoughts about education in genera, and/or the educational use of Web 2.0 applications and the internet.

Blog hosts and resources - if you are interested in setting up a blog site for your class or if you are thinking of becoming and educational blogger then check out these links.