Blogging in Schools

I have been working with a number of schools to explore how they can use Blogs and Twitter.  While I was preparing I found lots of useful links and information includng:

Northern Grid Social Media Policy Image

Further advice and guidance on social networking, including ‘How to write a social media policy for school’ can be found on the Northern Grid website.

Using Social Media and Technology in Education Settings document from Kent County Council

Childnet International ‘Digizen’ Social Networking

Supporting School Staff (protecting yourself online)

SWGfL 360 degree safe audit tool to review current practice

Edublogger:  Tips, tricks, and help for educators and Bloggers using technology

10 Reasons to Get You Class Blogging

 Student Blogging Challenge: includes links to avatar creators

45+ Ideas for Class Blogs


More than Just a Website (Blog post by Sharon, Year 5)

Why should school’s blog (YouTube animation)

About jackcl

E learning consultant in the North East interested in teaching and learning, innovation and new technologies
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