Blogging in the New Year

As 2007 comes to an end, we thought that a great way to start our own blog going in the new year would be with a discussion about what blogs really are.  We have all heard of them (hey, you’re reading one right now!), but what’s the big deal about blogs? How do they really work?  Check out this short video from Common Craft.

 The video mentions ways that people can personally use blogs to their advantage, but what about in the classroom?  Educational blogs, or edublogs, are catching on in schools across the nation:

What are some other ways that we can use blogs in the classroom?

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