Wondering how to incorporate technology into your classroom without spending a lot of time on training? The author suggests that you view Weblogs, or “blogs” as instant online publishing systems available for use by teachers and students. “Blogging” encourages sharing or collaboration among students and can keep a discussion going long after the class has ended. The author of this brief article discusses the many uses of blogs in the classroom and provides a list of sites with free or inexpensive blogging software, as well as some interesting sites that further discuss the use of blogs in education.
Keywords: Technology, Middle, Secondary