Blogger (and Reader) in Education

The Tool:
The Crib Sheet: Blogger in the Classroom [PDF]
A Wiki: Blog If You Love Learning


Interactive Demo (At )
  • What is a blog?
  • Why blogs in education?


Hands-On With Blogger (See also the Blogger Help documentation.)
  • Posting
    • Create*
    • Edit
    • Moderate Comments
  • Settings
    • Basic*
    • Publishing
    • Formatting*
    • Comments*
    • Archiving
    • Site Feed
    • Email
    • Permissions
  • Layout
    • Page Elements (Be sure to check out "Add Page Elements"!)
    • Fonts and Colors
    • Edit HTML (We will remove the Nav bar.)
    • Pick New Template

Extend Blogger

Respond: Leave a comment on
  • How might you use a blog or blogs in your role as an educator?
  • What are your next steps?


Educational Blogs

Subject Specific Examples


Blogging in Plain English (From The Common Craft Show)

Related Wikis