Using blogging at school!
I read this blog post this morning and really enjoyed it. “Top 20 Do’s and Don’t’s of Blogging”. The focus was to the professional blogger and so some of the topics may not necessarily apply for student blogging. The other thing is that it contains a lot of don’t’s which sound a lot like rules and you know students (and teachers) when it comes to rules – they want to push to see how far they bend before they break. Inspired by this, I thought I would take a look at putting together a list of Do’s specifically for schools. It’s all positive!
DO – Follow the school’s acceptable use policies for social media. This might include just using student first names and last initial or a particular tool. No problem. The goal is the writing after all.
DO – Use a graphic organizer to brainstorm thoughts before…
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