16 tips for writing a great blog post

#10 will shock and appall you… Here are 16 best practices we try to follow as writers on this blog. Many of them stem from […]

Students blogging for an authentic audience

Getting connected: online & with community members What if there was a way to spend less time grading your students’ writing, while also providing a […]

2015 Student Blogging Challenge

This year, my colleague Athena Manjarrez and I are collaborating to have our students participate in the 2015 Student Blogging Challenge.  This entails completing different tasks each […]

8 ways to embed multimedia into your blog or website

This past weekend my students diligently worked on their blog posts for the 2015 Student Blogging Challenge. I created an exemplar for them so that […]

Throwback Thursday: the end of the first grading period

I love looking back to reflect on what works and what doesn’t.  Like giant shoulder pads didn’t work. Flannel shirts and Doc Martens absolutely did.  […]

Blogging lessons learned

As I’d mentioned before, we’re finally blogging! At the time of this post, there are 172 student posts on FLAGS8.org.  I’m so proud of my […]

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