Margaret Simon at Reflections on The Teche invites others to share some of the technology they find that could be useful, in and out of the classroom.
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Kathy Cassidy is a First Grade teacher in Canada. I used the powers of Twitter to ask her what she thought I could do about the fact that I could not get my kids blogging every week. We just didn't have time or enough resources. She gave me time and excellent information. Her suggestion? Stop worrying about them doing lots of writing about their work as a way to blog, start having them take pictures of work they did during the week and uploading the picture as their blog post. It's been a life saver. The kids are so excited to share and they are documenting their handwriting and work in a way typing about it couldn't.
Here are some examples: