Edublogs Awards 2012 - Finalists. Browse through categories such as best individual blog, library blog, teacher blog, class blog....

Class blogs can be a tool for inquiry, reflection, literacy and global connection

Information about educational blogging

Making educational blogging work for you

Blogging with very young students

Blogging as part of Literacy in the Early Years

Educational Blogging Wiki by Linda Yollis

Edublogs Teacher Challenge- Practical help from Edublogs - walks you through the process of class blogging

The Edublogger - tips and tricks for educators


Student Videos from Langwitches
Ask the kids - Year 2 students talk about their class blog

Blog tutorials created by Year 2 students for parents and grandparents

Quality blog comments - by Year 3 students


Sample Class Blogs
Prep blog (Yokahama International School - PYP)

2KM&2KJ@Leopold Primary Kathleen Morris's 2011 class blog - links to lots of other good class blogs

Marvin's Mindful Monkeys Year 2 New Zealand

Mrs 3rd Grade 3 blog in the US (Linda Yollis - partner class with Kathleen and Kelly)

3N Kids - Class blog for Year 3 PYP class in Switzerland

Kids with a View Year 3 blog from New Zealand

The First 15 Year 3 New Zealand

Hallaton Year 3/4 blog UK

4KM&4KJ@LeopoldPrimary Kathleen Morris's 2012 class blog

Yr5rc Henrietta Miller's Year 5 class blog

Pandora Writing Project Year 6, UK

Sam's BlogYear 6 PYP class blog - Thailand
Huzzah! Year 6-7 (look at disclaimer re noticing successes, not mistakes, also commenting guide)
6NT Rocks!Year 6, UK

Billings Beta Middle School Blogs UK

Outdoor Learning UK blog, managed by kids entirely

Anime Anytime Individual student blog

Visual Arts @ Taylors Lakes Primary

LRC blog

Edublogs Library blogs

Edublogs Arts blogs

Scopus Blogs Inspiration from within...

Kathleen's links to other lower primary blogs


Other Links to inspire you

Quad Blogging Team up with other classes in the world
Quad Blogging reflection
Video about the benefits of class blogging.
Inspiration from teachers around the world
65+ ideas for class blogs from teachers around the world

Educator Blogs

Educators all over the world share ideas and practice via blogs. Following such blogs is an easy way to keep thinking and growing as an educator.

WhatEdSaid Ed's blog Inquire Within - Brilliant blog about inquiry with diverse contributors from all over the world
Integrating Technology in the Primary Classroom - Kathleen Morris, a Year 2 teacher from Victoria
Tech Transformations. - Maggie HosMcGrane, ICT and big ideas about PYP and learning., Switzerland
Classroom Chronicles - Henrietta Miller, Australian Year 5 teacher
Feeding my Eddiction Steve Box, Year 5 PYP teacher, Brisbane
Nina's Arena - Australian lower primary PYP teacher
Teaching Paradox Craig Dwyer,lovely inquiry teacher, Japan
Time Space Education - Thoughts and ideas about education - also created by Sam in Thailand (PYP)
The Principal of Change - blog of George Couros, a school principal in Canada
Langwitches- Sylvia Tolisano, ICT facilitator and consultant, USA
The Learning Journey Jason Graham, PYP teacher, Jakarta
Voices from the Revolution Ed reform, 21st century learning, stuff to make you think.
All Things Learning Very unusual blog that gets you thinking and makes you smile by Tony Gurr, Turkey.