Purpose: a language/ language arts collaborative teaching an learning resource and teaching tips clearinghouse; not limited to ESL/EFL/ESOL teaching - or even English.
Open to the world of English. EFL/ESL and FL teachers using CBI an/or internet resources in their teaching... or just interested...
Contact us about collaborating in/ contributing to our Teaching Tips blog/wiki project
So here's a Teaching Tip and resource, a post workshop addendum to the week 5 wiki week & blog blast:
Landmarks Class Blogmeister http://classblogmeister.com/index.phpPerhaps one of the most fascinating tools that has emerged from the Internet cloud in recent years is the Blog. A shortening of the term Web log, the Blog is an online publishing tool that enables people to easily publish their loves, passions, dislikes, peeves, discoveries, and insights.
Thousands of teachers have discovered the value of classroom blogging, both as an avenue for their communications, but also as a tool for giving voice to what their students are learning and how they are learning.
Class Blogmeister is one of several blogging engines that have been developed specifically for classroom use. You are welcome to explore the writings of teachers and students alike.