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No doubt you have already have a classroom website or will be required to create one in the very near future. Here are some best practices and tools to help.
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Blogging is a digital skill that every teacher and student should have. Its a great way to expand upon and share the learning that is happening both in and out of the classroom, and to engage students in ongoing discussion on the subjects that they're learning about.
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Ever wanted to build your own online school? A new Wordpress plugin called Sensei by WooThemes might be a good place to start.
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On the surface, setting up a blog is simple. While it's really not complex no matter how you view it, there can be small hangups and confusing steps that leave you uncertain how to proceed. Good thing you've got Edudemic.
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Blogging is a great way to promote reflective writing in class. The best way to get started is to jump in and try it out, and this list should provide some pointers to get you started.
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If you're an education blogger using Wordpress, Dell has a pretty sweet new tool for you. It's a widget that displays a curated list of your favorite education blogs and websites. <shameless plug> We at Edudemic...
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It's super easy to start your own blog. That's a good thing. It means teachers with little time (isn't that every teacher?!) or technical know-how can actually have a stellar blog. These 40+ new blogs are incredible additions to any RSS reader.
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This is part of a series of ‘Best of 2011‘ posts where we share some of the best education-related materials of the past year. Be sure to check back on a regular basis as we’ve got some pretty exciting stuff coming so...
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Rather than venture into the world of Wordpress alone, Edudemic is here. Below is a 'how to' guide written for real people. You don't need to know the lingo of Wordpress before reading this. The only you thing you need to know is how to click a mouse.
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Google is taking the rollout of Google+ very seriously. Rather than see another Google Buzz fail, they're pulling out all the stops. Literally.
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I know many of the people in my PLN use Google's Blogger as it is an easy-to-use system for getting your thoughts online. While other sites like Posterous and Tumblr are making increasingly easy publication systems, ...
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If you've ever used Wordpress, you've probably activated and tweaked more than a few themes in your day. Those themes don't magically appear out of thin air. They're built by developers who create dozens of coded page...
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You may have noticed Edudemic just got a fresh coat of proverbial paint a couple days ago. While it's usually not a good idea to switch up a site's design too frequently, some updates are usually a good idea. The g...
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Read up on any new millionaire or billionaire and it seems they have the same story: come up with a good idea, drop out of school to develop it, cash in. It seems that innovators all have had to drop out of college (or high school) in order to have the time to make their dreams a reality.
Why is that? Isn't school supposed to be a nurturing atmosphere that allows for innovative people to flourish?
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Do you blog? I'm not talking about tweeting or facebooking, I'm talking about writing articles that include rich media as well as plenty of text. If you use Wordpress and typically post blog articles by using a desktop or laptop... you're apparently not hip. That's because Wordpress has just announced that more than one million people are currently using their mobile app to blog. (This includes iPhone, Android, Nokia and other Wordpress apps.)