Instructional Blogging:

An Online Info-Scavenger Hunt

 

 

  1. What is a blog? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blog
  2. What is instructional (educational) blogging? http://www.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/erm0450.pdf
  3. What are the benefits of educational blogging? http://escrapbooking.com/blogging/index.htm 
  4. Review the customer information for the following blog hosting sites and detail the benefits and any possible red flags:
    1. The Class Blogmeister http://classblogmeister.com/
    2. TeacherEd.com http://www.teachered.com/
    3. Schoolblogs.com  http://www.schoolblogs.com
    4. Yahoo 360° http://360.yahoo.com/login.html?.done=http%3A%2F%2F360.yahoo.com%2F&.src=360
    5. Blog-City  http://www.blog-city.com
  5. CU-Online Educational Technology News and Resources Blog for PK-12 Teachers and Student Teachers  http://www.cuonline.blog-city.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professor Lynne Wolters, Concordia University                                                         Fall, 2005

College of Education – Educational Technology                         OTEN “Inspiration” Conference