Archive for the 'Blogs' Category

Inappropriate Comments = Teachable Moments

Friday, April 1st, 2005

Inappropriate Comments = Teachable Moments

A student reaction to Anne’s comments earlier this week.

Inappropriate Comments=Teachable Moments

Thursday, March 31st, 2005

Inappropriate Comments=Teachable Moments

Perhaps the most important thing I’ve FURLed in a while.

Tampabay: Blog opens up The Classroom

Sunday, March 20th, 2005

Tampabay: Blog opens up The Classroom

Another example of the establishment reaching out to the people via a read/write web site.

EduBlog Insights :

Thursday, March 17th, 2005

EduBlog Insights :

The post doesn’t follow through on the promise of the title… but what a great idea!

Ways to use weblogs in education

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

Ways to use weblogs in education

Posted by Anne Davis on 10/5/04; 9:54:05 – but I wasn’t on board yet… and it’s always worth linking to. Ways to use weblogs in education. ‘Nuff said.

Easy Bake Weblogs » Blog Archive » Blogs and Education

Sunday, February 20th, 2005

Easy Bake Weblogs » Blog Archive » Blogs and Education

This is a good sceptical approach to blogs in education… with a focus on fostering dialog.

Edupodder Weblog: Emerging Technology, Weblogging

Friday, February 4th, 2005

Edupodder Weblog: Emerging Technology, Weblogging

Though I’m sure anyone reading my blog or FURL feeds probably reads edupodder as well, I had to FURL this because it is so cool and so closely related to the project I am working on now.

Blogging Website Brings Family and Friends Together

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

Blogging Website Brings Family and Friends Together

Here is another gem – my google alerts are really starting to pay off. I think the title says it all… and it was started by a school teacher and her web master husband. :)

AP Wire | 01/22/2005 | Senators trying new communications tool: Blogs

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

AP Wire | 01/22/2005 | Senators trying new communications tool: Blogs

WOW! This is really catching on. Like the story I FURLed earlier today about the school board trustee, this is another example of a high level elected official making themselves available to their people. What an amazing insight into the way our country’s government operates this will be! Oh, and this was another google alert gem brought to me while I was working on my own blog.

School trustee starts Blog to communicate

Saturday, January 22nd, 2005

School trustee starts Blog to communicate

This story suggests an awesome level of empowerment for – and a connection between – the highest levels of an educational institution, and the people they serve. Hallelujia. BTW, this came to me from a google alert while I was working. ;)