Handy blogging resources as shared by Sue Waters on iDay 2014

What is a blog video – good video for teachers to understand what is a blog and to add to their blog to help parents understand. Step by step instructions for setting up your blog and customizing your theme here – http://teacherchallenge.edublogs.org/step-1-set-up-your-class-blog/ For information on how to add widgets refer to http://teacherchallenge.edublogs.org/step-5-adding-widgets/ and you will…

Google analytics explained

When you scroll down to the bottom of your Dashboard for your SSS Blog you will see a Google Analytics Stats Summary.   Pageviews: Once a visitor arrives at your blog, they will likely visit a few different pages. On average, a visitor will look at about 2.5 pages. Each individual page a visitor views is…

Create the perfect class website in 30 minutes or less

http://theedublogger.com/2013/08/29/class-website/ Posted on August 29, 2013 by Ronnie Burt Every teacher should have a class website to keep students and parents up-to-date. Even more important is keeping this website updated regularly – ideally on a daily or weekly basis. But don’t worry about updating just yet, there are tips at the end on how to make the regular…

Blogging with students

http://teacherchallenge.edublogs.org/blogging-with-students/  This series guides you step by step through the process of class and student blogging. Each step provides class blog examples so you can check out how they are used by educators.  Many of the examples are from primary grades but the same principles apply regardless of student age (including adult learners). The activities…

Creating your own class blog…

http://teacherchallenge.edublogs.org/2013/08/13/step-1-set-up-your-class-blog/#settings   Step 1: Set up your class blog   Modified on August 16, 2013 by Sue Waters Welcome to our latest free professional learning series on class and student blogging! This series guides you step by step through the process of class and student blogging. It provides class blog examples so you can check out how they are…