Challenge

Netiquette: Every Day

“Our Blog: a place to enhance written discourse and media citizenship among students.” What does that mean? How do we explain this to our students? In our writing classroom, we review lessons from these sites: Net Smartz On Guard Online…

Location, Location, Location

Would you like to build your readership AND your professional learning network (PLN)? Have you thought of joining a network related to your field? Since I teach, I have several networks through which I connect to others. You can share…

Image Imagination

How do I use images in my blog? Attention: Hook the reader Connect: Connect the ideas with a visual Explain: Clarify blog ideas with an image Share: Demonstrate with ideas, events, examples Humor: Create Metaphors for the muse Conclude: Summarize…

A Blog That’s Magical

What makes an effective blog? What’s the magic that makes readers roll into your words? Of course the effective blog is one that meets the purpose to which you need the information. As a teacher who needs support from beyond…