Why Teachers and Schools Should be Blogging April 14, 2008Posted by Podcast Lane in Blogging, Changing Education, Podcast, Stu Hasic, Web 2.0.
Tags: Blogging, education, Podcast, Stu Hasic
The Internet is not what it used to be. Web 2.0 – or the Read/Write Web has changed everything – and your students love it! The social aspects of Web 2.0 with sites like Facebook, MySpace and Bebo are so engaging to students that they are attracted to them like magnets. But they are so foreign to schools, teachers and education authorities, that we choose to BLOCK them at school.
This podcast focusses on the benefits of using such sites and as an introduction to the subject, also provides an insight into the ramifications that our students are often oblivious to. In under three minutes, you’ll understand why teachers and schools should be blogging. Just click the Play button below.
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