Blogging to Enhance Collaboration

Facilitators: Denise Lewis & Lia Lambrides




Overview & Objectives:
Teachers will gain the knowledge and ability to enhance instruction, communication and collaboration through the use of blogs. Participants will create a blog to host future digital content. They will establish criteria for effective blogs & identify models of best blogging practices. Participants will post on the blog a content based assignment for their student.



Why Blog?
**Blogging -- the 5 W's**

What constitutes an effective instructional blog?
Establish criteria for effective instructional blogs at
**nyciblog.com** & post critique

  • How are they enhancing instruction?
  • How are they being used across all grades & content areas?
Create your Blog @nyciblog.com
**How to create a nyciblog.com -- A Jing for teachers**

Plan & Post a Summer Activity for Students
Questions & Answers