student blogging

Register For The March Student Blogging Challenge! – The Edublogger – Education Article

The 24th Student Blogging Challenge begins on March 15 and registrations are now open! Since 2008, the Student Blogging Challenge has run twice yearly, beginning each March and October. Why take part in the Student Blogging Challenge? Help your students learn how to publish on the web safely and effectively Increase student motivation for writing by engaging with an authentic audience Reap the benefits of global collaboration by connecting with other participants around the country and world. Sound good? Read…

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A Guide To Google Drawings For Teachers, Students, And Bloggers – Education Article

There are so many fabulous tools on offer within Google Drive: These include Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Forms, and Google Sheets. These tools are free and web-based. They’re used every minute of the day in classrooms, homes, and businesses around the world. One tool within Google Drive that you might not have fully explored as yet is Google Drawings. Perhaps you’ve heard of it but you’re not sure why you’d want to use it? Well, if you’re a blogger,…

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Register For The October Student Blogging Challenge! – The Edublogger – Education Article

Do you want your students to learn how to publish on the web safely and effectively? Perhaps you want to increase their motivation for writing by engaging with an authentic audience? Would you like your students to look beyond the four walls of your classroom and connect with other students from around the world? The Student Blogging Challenge can help and registrations are now open! Since 2008, the Student Blogging Challenge has run twice yearly, beginning each March and October.…

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Blogging With Students Teacher Challenge – Education Article

It’s back to school season in the Northern Hemisphere and for many teachers, this means considering a virtual space for your classroom. Perhaps you’ve always wanted to have a class blog or get your students publishing online but you don’t know where to start? There’s no better time to begin than right now! Up until the end of October, we’re offering a free Edublogs Pro subscription to all educators who complete our Blogging With Students course. Blogging With Students is…

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What to do with your student blogs or class blogs at the end of the school year – Education Article

The school year is quickly coming to an end for many of our readers in the Northern Hemisphere! If you have students with their own blogs, you might be wondering what to do with the blogs at the end of the school year. There are a number of options which we’ll go through in this post. We’ll also offer you some tips for dealing with your class blog. Contents Click on the linked headings to go straight to that section…

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Tips For Teaching Students (Poster and Examples) – Education Article

The 22nd Student Blogging Challenge is finishing up this week. Over 10 weeks, students from 20+ countries have been learning about publishing online while connecting with a global audience. Through a range of weekly topics, the students have been learning about the elements of quality blog posts and comments. When high standards are set for publishing online, students tend to yield the greatest results. They can meet academic outcomes while learning how to be a safe and positive digital citizen.…

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A Beginner’s Guide To Google Slides In The Classroom – Education Article

You’re probably familiar with the range of free, web-based tools offered by Google within its Google Drive service? These tools include Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Forms, and Google Slides. They’ve become staples in classrooms, homes, and businesses around the world. For teachers and students, Google Slides is one of the most exciting and versatile tools on offer. Maybe you’ve heard of Google Slides and you’re wondering how you can use it in the classroom? Or perhaps, you’ve dabbled with…

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Sparks & Stories – The Edublogger – Education Article

All children have extraordinary stories to tell if we take the time to listen. All children have gifts and talents. Our job is to create opportunities and experiences that allow children to find themselves. To help tease out the interests, passions and skills that will ultimately shape who and what they become. We can do school to kids, or we can do it with them. Abe Moore is a year 6/7 teacher from South Australia. He recently completed an inspiring…

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Our Holiday Gift To You! – The Edublogger – Education Article

Home > Free Blogs And Free PD: Our Holiday Gift To You! The festive season is upon us and hopefully you have a break to look forward to. The holidays can be a great time to not only put your feet up and recharge, but learn something new as well! As a gift to all teachers, we’d like to offer a free Edublogs Pro subscription to all participants of our self-paced courses. Here’s the deal… When you start one of…

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