20 ideas for solid student blogging
My students love to tweet. They share photos on Instagram. They know all the cool viral videos on YouTube. They are expert digital collaborators, connecting with others to discuss topics near and dear to their hearts. That’s why I had them start blogging this year. It’s a work in progress, and I’ll do it much differently next year than I did in this inaugural year. After a year of experience and absorption of as many student blogging articles/chat comments/podcasts as possible, here are 20 things to consider: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. [RELATED: 6 reasons why I’m starting a teacher blog — and why you should, too] 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. What are your experiences and lessons learned from using student blogs? (For notifications of new Ditch That Textbook content and helpful links, “like” Ditch That Textbook on Facebook and follow @jmattmiller on Twitter!) Related Why I blog -- and why EVERY teacher should November 13, 2014 In "Teaching" March 17, 2014 In "Ed Tech"