From CUNY Academic Commons
Blogs, Wikis, Podcasts, and Other Powerful Web Tools for Classrooms by Will Richardson, 2006, Corwin Press. This book provides a comprehensive explanation and is an outstanding pedagogical resource.
Exploring the Use of Blogs as Learning Spaces in the Higher Education Sector Into the Blogoshere Here are opening lines of this site: “This online, edited collection explores discursive, visual, social, and other communicative features of weblogs. Essays analyze and critique situated cases and examples drawn from weblogs and weblog communities.”
Language and the Internet This is an excerpt from a recent book by the linguist David Crystal, who describes the language of blogs as, “. . . .written language in its most naked form.”
Tomorrow’s Professor Blog This collaboration between MIT and Stanford describes itself as “a place for discussion about teaching and learning, and general issues concerning higher education.”
WordPress a Better LMS The author discusses using a blog as an alternative to Blackboard or other Learning Management Systems.