Blogging and Assessment:

A Mashup

Black Walnut box for Dan Klein by sittingbl, on Flickr
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9:00 - 10:00 Inside the Black Box (pdf)Jigsaw. Breaking it up so we can put it together again.
10:15 - 12:00 I Blog, Therefore I ReflectA powerful thought provokes a striking image ... and. we. blog.
Keep in mind: creative commons (use ImageCodr today), appropriate tags (labels), and end with a thoughtful (vulnerable?) question.Tags: Your first name, reflection, assessment
12:00 - 1:00 LUNCH
1:00 - 1:30 3 Blogging Models• comment blog: Bullying blog
• group blog: One of Darren's class blogs
• mother blog (a term coined by Barbara Ganley): Chris Harbeck's class blogs.

1:30 - 2:00 Sandbox Time at the edublog awards and tour a few professional blogs …

Alec Couros
Andy McKiel
Ben Hazzard .
Clarence Fisher .
Darren Kuropatwa
Dean Shareski .
Kathy Cassidy .
Rodd Lucier
Shelley Wright
Zoe Branigan-Pipe

Writing or typing? by skoop, on Flickr
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… leave a few comments behind.

2:15 - 3:15 Your Blog / Your Website
What’s the name of your blog?
Create your blog.
Write your first blog post … go back and look at the first post on other ppls blogs for inspiration.

Some "think abouts ..."
- ‘skinning’ a blog
- customizing widgets
- moderation
- Have parents signed a Media Release form? Here's another example...

3:15 - 3:30 Share and Close
We Blog