Archive of July's #GlobalClassroom Chat #2 - Sunday July 15th, 2012 09:00 - 10:00 UTC

Blogging as a Vehicle for Global Inquiry


TheHeadsOffice
09:52
Only 10 mins until #globalclassroom chat on blogging as a vehicle for inquiry. Do join. Tell us where u're from & what u teach. Use the tag
ICTmagic
09:53
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Only 10 mins until #globalclassroom chat on blogging as a vehicle for inquiry. Do join. Tell us where u're from & what u teach. Use the tag
mgraffin
09:53
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Only 10 mins until #globalclassroom chat on blogging as a vehicle for inquiry. Do join. Tell us where u're from & what u teach. Use the tag
GCPorganisers
09:53
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Only 10 mins until #globalclassroom chat on blogging as a vehicle for inquiry. Do join. Tell us where u're from & what u teach. Use the tag
mgraffin
09:53
it is always wonderful to see the #globalclassroom hashtag come alive :) Joining in from Perth, Western Australia tonight
SwayGrantham
09:54
@TheHeadsOffice I'm going to be trying to join #globalclassroom from a train using 3G, pls bear with me
TheHeadsOffice
09:56
@SwayGrantham Morning! Glad you have joined! Where are you going? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
09:57
@Robitaille2011 gee, you're up early (?) #globalclassroom
mgraffin
09:59
Join @TheHeadsOffice NOW for this month's 2nd #globalclassroom chat http://t.co/ktWMZnbU #edchat #ukedchat #vicpln #edsg #ibpyp #edtech
stuartheaton
09:59
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Only 10 mins until #globalclassroom chat on blogging as a vehicle for inquiry. Do join. Tell us where u're from & what u teach. Use the tag
WarwickLanguage
09:59
RT @mgraffin: it is always wonderful to see the #globalclassroom hashtag come alive :) Joining in from Perth, Western Australia tonight
TheHeadsOffice
09:59
Hi all! Welcome! For the next hour we'll chat about Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Global Inquiry . Remember the tag #globalclassroom
Ideas_Factory
09:59
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hi all! Welcome! For the next hour we'll chat about Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Global Inquiry . Remember the tag #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:00
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hi all! Welcome! For the next hour we'll chat about Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Global Inquiry . Remember the tag #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:00
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Hi all! Welcome! For the next hour we'll chat about Benefits of Blogging to Enhance Global Inquiry . Remember the tag #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:00
@TheHeadsOffice @Ideas_Factory #globalclassroom looking forward to this
TheHeadsOffice
10:00
Please introduce yourselves. Tell us where you're from & what you teach. Don't forget the tag! #globalclassroom
AndyIDone
10:00
"@Cherise_Duxbury: @TheHeadsOffice @Ideas_Factory #globalclassroom looking forward to this" - Me too!
mgraffin
10:00
as I'm a relief (sub) teacher, I haven't had chance to run my own class blog, but know that my prof. blog has had an impact #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:01
Yes - very much looking forward to #globalclassroom chat. Needing some inspiration as we come out of the mid year hump...
TheHeadsOffice
10:01
How many bloggers have we got joining us today? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:01
@TheHeadsOffice Hi, I am a year 6 teacher from Bolton, U.K.#globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:02
@TheHeadsOffice senior tutor e-learning at warwick uni language centre, teach French #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:02
@TheHeadsOffice i run a couple - personal http://t.co/lvSit7zk & #globalclassroom blog - http://t.co/GGvUVSac
PrimaryEnglish
10:02
Hi everyone we're English consultants from Coventry LA. We've been promoting blogging and always looking for new ideas #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:02
@TheHeadsOffice my class has a blog but limited skills this year and I have a reflection blog #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:03
For those who don't know me I'm a retired primary HT in the UK, founder of the 100 Word Challenge! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:03
@MsBeenz Reflection blog sounds interesting! More info please! #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:03
Sway teach 9-10y/o next yr, ict co-ordinator from milton Keynes uk #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:03
@TheHeadsOffice i blog (periodically) at http://t.co/agFkZzqB #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:04
Let's see how blogs are used at the moment. What do you put on your blogs? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:04
#globalclassroom I blog from Hong Kong. I have a professional blog and a classroom blog.
Cherise_Duxbury
10:04
#globalclassroom my school has been blogging for a year now and my class for 2 years http://t.co/8S2CBEvB
MsBeenz
10:04
@TheHeadsOffice I post my own new learning and experiences and genuinely want feedback... #globalclassroom http://t.co/X0n7ZqbL
TheHeadsOffice
10:04
@Cherise_Duxbury Hello Cherise! Didn't your class blog win an award? #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:05
@WarwickLanguage nice to tweet you - we're down the road in Coventry #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:05
@MsBeenz do you have a class blog? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:05
#globalclassroom Blogs: http://t.co/OQFwOtCU (professional) and http://t.co/QWgiHG44 (classroom)
mgraffin
10:05
RT @TheHeadsOffice: For those who don't know me I'm a retired primary HT in the UK, founder of the 100 Word Challenge! #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:05
@TheHeadsOffice really enjoyed your presentation of your work at #pelecon12 #globalclassroom, inspired our virtual exchange team #warcler
christinemosler
10:05
@TheHeadsOffice I am a sometime supply teacher with three blogs. I'd love to see more blogging in classrooms #globalclassroom
Ideas_Factory
10:05
#globalclassroom y2 teacher in Sheffield UK
100word
10:05
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Let's see how blogs are used at the moment. What do you put on your blogs? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:06
@TheHeadsOffice I blog about the chn's learning. Chn share their exp.'s in the classroom and of course the fabulous @100wc #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:06
@SwayGrantham Yes a bit quieter this year http://t.co/BHrzhfee #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:06
@christinemosler As a blogger Chris what potential do you think there is in blogging for classes? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:06
@christinemosler @TheHeadsOffice you do supply / relief too? what levels? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:06
RT @100word: RT @TheHeadsOffice: Let's see how blogs are used at the moment. What do you put on your blogs? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:06
@TheHeadsOffice morning, yes they won 'Class Blog of the Year (very proud) #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:07
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @christinemosler As a blogger Chris what potential do you think there is in blogging for classes? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:07
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @christinemosler As a blogger Chris what potential do you think there is in blogging for classes? #globalclassroom
AndyIDone
10:07
#globalclassroom Y6 teacher from bolton! Only started blogging recently... http://t.co/5Xj60NJx
mgraffin
10:07
@MsNJH23 yep. http://t.co/lvSit7zk #globalclassroom (first year or so of posts)
TheHeadsOffice
10:07
Any more bloggers out there? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:08
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom gives the children a real audience and learning opportunities outside classroom walls
SwayGrantham
10:08
@100word @theheadsoffice we blog to share our learning with the world and see what others think of it #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:08
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: @TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom gives the children a real audience and learning opportunities outside classroom walls
HolliSinger
10:08
@TheHeadsOffice we have a class blog, we love having a real audience for our kids! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:08
If we are going to grow global inquiry, how can we use class blogs? #globalclassroom #classblogs #ukedchat #edchat
jabbacrombie
10:09
@TheHeadsOffice Yep. Expat Educator (http://t.co/OQFwOtCU) and a classroom blog http://t.co/QWgiHG44. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:09
as a teacher, blogging has helped me break out of the isolation of my relief / supply teaching profession, led to new opp #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:09
@HolliSinger Hi Holli! What goes on your class blog? #globalclassroom #classblogs
mgraffin
10:09
RT @TheHeadsOffice: If we are going to grow global inquiry, how can we use class blogs? #globalclassroom #classblogs #ukedchat #edchat
TheHeadsOffice
10:09
@mgraffin More info please! How has it helped do that? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:10
RT @mgraffin: as a teacher, blogging has helped me break out of the isolation of my relief / supply teaching profession, led to new opp #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:10
#globalclassroom blogging has helped reinvigorate my classroom teaching, inspiring me with new resources and teaching styles
ChrisEdwards83
10:10
RT @tasteach: Is there a hashtag or twitter list for classes that are tweeting? #digifoot12 #comments4kids #globalclassroom #edchat pls RT
mgraffin
10:10
. @kathleen_morris does great work with class blogging w @lindayollis #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:10
@Cherise_Duxbury @theheadsoffice massive impact on global awareness and responsibility as digital citizen #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:10
Please don't forget the tag #globalclassroom so that your views can be saved!
WarwickLanguage
10:10
@mgraffin you did that in style too, you must be one of the most connected educators i know :) #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:10
@Cherise_Duxbury @TheHeadsOffice - 'outside classroom walls' is key. Writing becomes real and a part of their whole life. #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:10
@SwayGrantham sorry link did not work for some reason... class run blog = http://t.co/wlFfHFHw #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:10
RT @WarwickLanguage: @mgraffin you did that in style too, you must be one of the most connected educators i know :) #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:11
#globalclassroom Blogging has also provided me with a network of educators that I can collaborate with
reallara
10:11
RT @TheHeadsOffice: If we are going to grow global inquiry, how can we use class blogs? #globalclassroom #classblogs #ukedchat #edchat
WarwickLanguage
10:11
great blog for education and tech http://t.co/8uSWtyH1 #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:11
@TheHeadsOffice developed relationships w teachers all over the world, but also made local connections in own city via blog #globalclassroom
lifeisabout
10:11
RT @TheHeadsOffice: If we are going to grow global inquiry, how can we use class blogs? #globalclassroom #classblogs #ukedchat #edchat
Cherise_Duxbury
10:11
RT @mgraffin: . @kathleen_morris does great work with class blogging w @lindayollis #globalclassroom > INSPIRATIONAL bloggers
TheHeadsOffice
10:11
@StephenLev Thanks Stephen. Pls use the tag! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:11
thanks RT @WarwickLanguage: @mgraffin you did that in style too, you must be one of the most connected educators i know :) #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:11
RT @mgraffin: as a teacher, blogging has helped me break out of the isolation of my relief / supply teaching profession, led to new opp #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:12
RT @WarwickLanguage: great blog for education and tech http://t.co/SyHjdnbz #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:12
@TheHeadsOffice my beh. management posts have helped many people too .. which is great reinforcement for a new teacher #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:12
we will be using a shared blog with our virtual exchange next year #globalclassroom #warcler
SwayGrantham
10:12
@PrimaryEnglish @cherise_duxbury to quote @theheadsoffice quote...without an audience a story is black marks on wood pulp.. #globalclassroom
jlamshed
10:12
RT @tasteach: Is there a hashtag or twitter list for classes that are tweeting? #digifoot12 #comments4kids #globalclassroom #edchat pls RT
StephenLev
10:13
@TheHeadsOffice The realisation that there is an audience... #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:13
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom The amazing @RossMannell supplied us with volcanic samples for our creative curric. topic
TheHeadsOffice
10:13
@WarwickLanguage Virtual Exchange? That sounds brilliant. More info pls! Is it a scheme or just one to one? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:13
@TheHeadsOffice I want to better connect Ss bloggers with other Ss bloggers. Inquiry: Where do writers get ideas? #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:13
@SwayGrantham @cherise_duxbury @theheadsoffice absolutely - and beautifully put. #globalclassroom
katydobey
10:13
This year I introduced blogging just as a reflective journal. Coming up with new ideas for next year! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:13
RT @jabbacrombie: @TheHeadsOffice I want to better connect Ss bloggers with other Ss bloggers. Inquiry: Where do writers get ideas? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:13
opening up the classroom to the outside world #globalclassroom le grand public! #warcler
PrimaryEnglish
10:14
RT @WarwickLanguage: opening up the classroom to the outside world #globalclassroom le grand public! #warcler
TheHeadsOffice
10:14
@katydobey Hi Katy! Pls introduce yourself & tell us what age you teach. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:14
. @sbaglia and the writer's club are a great place to start with stdt blogging http://t.co/ptrNfM4K #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:14
RT @WarwickLanguage: opening up the classroom to the outside world #globalclassroom le grand public! #warcler > yes!
WarwickLanguage
10:14
@katydobey i think it helps to start local (individual) and gradually move outwards :) #globalclassroom
liliesarelike
10:14
@TheHeadsOffice I really want to launch blogging with our Yr 5/6 classes next academic year, but have a few questions. #globalclassroom
TheBenHorbury
10:14
@theheadsoffice I have a blog based on independent learning …http://t.co/Tf5rCR70 #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:14
RT @mgraffin: . @sbaglia and the writer's club are a great place to start with stdt blogging http://t.co/ptrNfM4K #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:15
RT @mgraffin: . @sbaglia and the writer's club are a great place to start with stdt blogging http://t.co/ptrNfM4K #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:15
@liliesarelike @TheHeadsOffice happy to help if I can #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:15
@liliesarelike You're in the right place! Ask away! #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:15
@mgraffin @mapav8 yes, its great to find your own voice as well as giving one to the children. I know what you mean. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:15
the annual Student Blogging challenge by @edublogs is worth investigating too for new class bloggers #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:15
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: @liliesarelike @TheHeadsOffice happy to help if I can #globalclassroom
pam_thompson
10:16
RT @tasteach: Is there a hashtag or twitter list for classes that are tweeting? #digifoot12 #comments4kids #globalclassroom #edchat pls RT
katydobey
10:16
I teach 9/10 year olds in a school in Dublin Ireland. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:16
RT @mgraffin: the annual Student Blogging challenge by @edublogs is gr8 for new class bloggers #globalclassroom>2 winners here today!
mgraffin
10:16
@PrimaryEnglish @mapav8 finding and sharing our voices is very important. we have a right 2 be heard, not suffer in silence #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:16
@TheBenHorbury #globalclassroom please check your link, it appears to be broken
SwayGrantham
10:16
@mgraffin @sbaglia I've not heard of the writers club, what's that? #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:16
@WarwickLanguage @katydobey I prefer starting global . There often aren't too many globally minded colleagues locally #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:17
@katydobey Welcome! Is class blogging popular in Ireland or just beginning to take off? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:17
@sbaglia @WarwickLanguage @katydobey yeah, it is hard to find local connections ... although they are starting to emerge #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:17
@MiltonSchwarz feel free to come and join the chat :) all input welcome #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:17
@TheHeadsOffice check out http://t.co/xPlD92jI #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:17
virtual exchange 500+ students Clermont Ferrand/Warwick, connecting online for lang learning #globalclassroom http://t.co/kZ7iiDJs
christinemosler
10:18
@TheHeadsOffice Huge potential,the opportunity to blog about issues/current affairs/events/opinions etc and to enter debate #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:18
RT @SwayGrantham: @MiltonSchwarz feel free to come and join the chat :) all input welcome #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:18
@mgraffin great, internal class to class within school is fine too :) #globalclassroom
liliesarelike
10:18
@TheHeadsOffice My concern is safety. Who actually has access to see and comment on the blogs? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:18
RT @sbaglia: @TheHeadsOffice check out http://t.co/tHCXzCXE #globalclassroom >Looks fab! Try http://t.co/LZsoVu6y
sbaglia
10:18
@SwayGrantham @mgraffin community of 1000 bloggers on the one site, spread around the world. Run by me :-) #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:19
RT @sbaglia: @SwayGrantham @mgraffin community of 1000 bloggers on the one site, spread around the world. Run by me :-) #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:19
Our class blog is in the process of migrating to here http://t.co/1mbihsdD we'd love you to take a look #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:19
Please answer @liliesarelike concerns about safety. #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:19
@sbaglia @mgraffin sounds amazing, will look into it #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:19
@liliesarelike lots of options - invitation only for e.g. also you can authorise comments before they are published.#globalclassroom
katydobey
10:20
@sbaglia I'm not sure I know how to start global! Open to tips! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:20
@WarwickLanguage yes this is a good start, if you can find a collaboration partner #globalclassroom.
googie31
10:20
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom I teach year 2 and I am thinking of starting a class blog next year!
TheHeadsOffice
10:20
@Cherise_Duxbury Do help @liliesarelike with her concerns about safety with comments & access #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:20
@sbaglia many people have to struggle with parental concerns about safety so local helps build confidence #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:20
#globalclassroom Hi guys! Blogged with my class this past term and couldn't hav predicted the superb outcomes and impact. Interest shot up!
SwayGrantham
10:21
@liliesarelike everyone can see and comment but all comments are moderated by a responsible adult to check appropriateness #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:21
@googie31 @TheHeadsOffice Go for it! I introduced a Y2 teacher to blogging this term - her Y2s are flying with it! #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:21
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Hi guys! Blogged with my class this past term and couldn't hav predicted the superb outcomes and impact. Interest shot up!
WarwickLanguage
10:21
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Hi guys! Blogged with my class this past term and couldn't hav predicted the superb outcomes and impact. Interest shot up!
TheHeadsOffice
10:21
If we want to go global, what is the best thing to do? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:21
RT @WarwickLanguage: @sbaglia many people have to struggle with parental concerns about safety so local helps build confidence #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:21
@katydobey @sbaglia #globalclassroom a great place to start is @quadblogging with @deputymitchell
TheHeadsOffice
10:21
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Hi guys! Blogged with my class this past term and couldn't hav predicted the superb outcomes and impact. Interest shot up!
sbaglia
10:21
@SwayGrantham writers club is about individual student blogs. I'm a believer in power of global interactions w students. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:21
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @Cherise_Duxbury Do help @liliesarelike with her concerns about safety with comments & access #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:21
@googie31 I would say do it!! I blog with my rainbows who are 5-7 years, they love it #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:21
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: @katydobey @sbaglia #globalclassroom a great place to start is @quadblogging with @deputymitchell
jabbacrombie
10:21
@liliesarelike Safety: teach it explicitly. Ss earn blog, beginning with good commenting. Then class site. Then own #globalclassroom
100word
10:22
RT @TheHeadsOffice: If we want to go global, what is the best thing to do? #globalclassroom
rachbath
10:22
Is there a hashtag or twitter list for classes that are tweeting? #digifoot12 #comments4kids #globalclassroom #edchat pls RT @gcouros
mgraffin
10:22
@katydobey @sbaglia student blogging challenge is brilliant way to practice, and start finding global blogging connections. #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:22
RT @rachbath: "Is there a hashtag or twitter list for classes that are tweeting? #digifoot12 #comments4kids #globalclassroom #edchat pls RT" @gcouros
TheHeadsOffice
10:22
@rachbath Hi! That question has been asked before.Not sure I understand. Tag for chat is #globalclassroom
katydobey
10:22
@TheHeadsOffice It's in its infancy but I think it's growing! #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:22
@sbaglia ahh so can't do it with just whole class blog? #globalclassroom
toots2106
10:22
@TheHeadsOffice this is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote blogging http://t.co/WjkzAo5j #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:22
Wrote an article on learning about student blogs: From the masters http://t.co/Y5a4y5JT #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:23
@katydobey @sbaglia joining a global edu blogging community is a great way to start too (e..g writers club, #globalclassroom community)
mgraffin
10:23
RT @jabbacrombie: Wrote an article on learning about student blogs: From the masters http://t.co/Y5a4y5JT #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:23
#globalclassroom I've used http://t.co/5kjtqbn2 and hav been able to totally moderate all posts and comments first. Very simple to set up.
GCPorganisers
10:23
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Hi guys! Blogged with my class this past term and couldn't hav predicted the superb outcomes and impact. Interest shot up!
toots2106
10:23
@TheHeadsOffice quadblogging!!! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:23
RT @toots2106: @TheHeadsOffice this is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote blogging http://t.co/fUOSJjNg #globalclassroom >Great!
WarwickLanguage
10:23
on youtube there are some great examples of quad blogging http://t.co/eVXtQHLM #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:23
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: @katydobey @sbaglia #globalclassroom a great place to start is @quadblogging with @deputymitchell
mgraffin
10:23
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: @katydobey @sbaglia #globalclassroom a great place to start is @quadblogging with @deputymitchell
mgraffin
10:24
RT @jabbacrombie: @liliesarelike Safety: teach it explicitly. Ss earn blog, beginning with good commenting. Then class site. Then own #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:24
@liliesarelike Do check out http://t.co/5buQ41Ir via @MiltonSchwarz #globalclassroom
Robitaille2011
10:24
"@100word: RT @TheHeadsOffice: What do you put on your blogs? "...classroom & PLC experiences http://t.co/c2AMyk91 #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:24
@SwayGrantham can, but 99% of blogs are individual on our site #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:24
@SwayGrantham @sbaglia You can. Make students "contributors". Students get a good feel for formatting. You maintain control #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:24
Quadblogging is great. Do all the quads work? Is there a moderator / check on them working? #globalclassroom
christinemosler
10:25
RT @TheHeadsOffice: @liliesarelike Do check out http://t.co/5buQ41Ir via @MiltonSchwarz #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:25
#globalclassroom I've found it to be a great way to invigorate MFL links. Quick way for chd to make links and share inter cultural dialogue.
TheHeadsOffice
10:25
Student 'voice' has been mentioned. How do you promote it? #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:25
@liliesarelike Great news! They will love it (and so will their parents) #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:25
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Please answer @liliesarelike concerns about safety. #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:26
@TheHeadsOffice I find quadblogging contrived #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:26
@sbaglia @SwayGrantham Some students write about passions: Life from perspective of their dog or about horse training. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:26
using a voting system and editorial commitee to create blog output, all ss have personal blogs, this is collaborative #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:27
@liliesarelike @TheHeadsOffice you have the option to approve each and every comment and blog post before it is published #globalclassroom
JfB57
10:27
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Student 'voice' has been mentioned. How do you promote it? #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:27
Student Blogging Ideas from the master herself http://t.co/z8bAaW1d via @kathleen_morris #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:28
RT @GCPorganisers: Student Blogging Ideas from the master herself http://t.co/z8bAaW1d via @kathleen_morris #globalclassroom
toots2106
10:28
@DeputyMitchell "RT @sbaglia: @TheHeadsOffice I find quadblogging contrived" #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:28
#globalclassroom I asked my pupils and their parents to read and agree to an appropriate use doc before start. Actually made parents join in
TheHeadsOffice
10:28
@liliesarelike Are these comments helping to persuade you? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:28
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom I asked my pupils and their parents to read and agree to an appropriate use doc before start. Actually made parents join in
mgraffin
10:28
RT @WarwickLanguage: on youtube there are some great examples of quad blogging http://t.co/eVXtQHLM #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:28
RT @GCPorganisers: Student Blogging Ideas from the master herself http://t.co/z8bAaW1d via @kathleen_morris #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:29
A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:29
with blogging the process of reflecting is vital, you are publishing so peer review and discussion helpful #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:29
RT @TheHeadsOffice: A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:29
@TheHeadsOffice Opps. Link is here http://t.co/LZsoVu6y. Finished for UK hols but back in Spetember #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:29
@TheHeadsOffice Inquiry. Have students browse other student blogs. Which ones have voice? Define voice? Ideas for writing? #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:29
RT @WarwickLanguage: with blogging the process of reflecting is vital, you are publishing so peer review and discussion helpful #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:29
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom yes, quadblogging is great as long as quads work. once a solid quad is set up it is established & effective
liliesarelike
10:30
@TheHeadsOffice I don't need persuading, really just time to set up and the best plan to proceed. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:30
i love the 100 word challenge, the concept is brilliant. #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:30
#globalclassroom Blogs tend to allow chd to explore their own authentic authorial voice in ways writing in role doesn't. #Reluctantwriters
reallara
10:30
RT @TheHeadsOffice: A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
100word
10:30
RT @WarwickLanguage: i love the 100 word challenge, the concept is brilliant. #globalclassroom >Thank you!
Cherise_Duxbury
10:30
#globalclassroom the 100wc is another effective way to getting blogs global. huge imapct in my classroom, infact for the WHOLE school
mgraffin
10:30
@toots2106 @DeputyMitchell @sbaglia @TheHeadsOffice why? curious .. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:30
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom I asked my pupils and their parents to read and agree to an appropriate use doc before start. Actually made parents join in
WarwickLanguage
10:30
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: #globalclassroom the 100wc is another effective way to getting blogs global. huge imapct in my classroom, infact for the WHOLE school
PrimaryEnglish
10:31
@WarwickLanguage Featuring pupil blogs on the IWB gives value & status. Pupils can also build critique skills #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:31
RT @TheHeadsOffice: A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:31
How do we develop student voice? @jabbacrombie asks what we mean bu student voice #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:31
@TheHeadsOffice I am nervous about quad blogging cus I feel pressure that I might not be able to give fair time one week #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:31
sur #globalclassroom on peut suivre actuellemt un chat passionnant sur enseignement-apprentissage et blogging http://t.co/FB6asRiW #english
mgraffin
10:31
Agreed RT @WarwickLanguage: with blogging, reflecting is vital, you are publishing so peer review and discussion helpful #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:31
@liliesarelike You'll get there this year 'cos I'm determined you will!! @Cherise_Duxbury will help too! #globalclassroom
dmandrews15
10:32
RT @TheHeadsOffice: A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:32
important to embed theearly activity into your curriculum, once started ss will become more autonomous #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:32
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Blogs tend to allow chd to explore their own authentic authorial voice in ways writing in role doesn't. #Reluctantwriters
mgraffin
10:32
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Blogs tend to allow chd to explore their own authentic authorial voice in ways writing in role doesn't. #Reluctantwriters
jabbacrombie
10:32
@TheHeadsOffice Students love 100-word challenge. Wish overseas students could enter. Can publish on class blog tho #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:32
@PrimaryEnglish @warwicklanguage #globalclassroom Chd shud learn what makes a great post, a great comment, good content/layout. All vital.
WarwickLanguage
10:32
RT @mapav8: sur #globalclassroom on peut suivre actuellemt un chat passionnant sur enseignement-apprentissage et blogging http://t.co/FB6asRiW #english
WarwickLanguage
10:33
@mapav8 merci de nous suivre #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:33
@jabbacrombie We do have students in US, Aus, Italy, Nigeria! #100wc #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:33
follow #globalclassroom for an exciting chat about teaching, blogging and technology http://t.co/FB6asRiW #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:33
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @WarwickLanguage Featuring pupil blogs on the IWB gives value & status. Pupils can also build critique skills #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:33
@MiltonSchwarz @mgraffin You are spot on. Gives status to their interests and builds self esteem - not just about writing! #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:33
student voice to me is the opportunity to lead and create not just follow and conform #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:33
@mapav8 Hello! Welcome. Gr8 to have you aboard. where are you & what age do you teach? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:34
@SwayGrantham @TheHeadsOffice Start simple. Go 2 http://t.co/fccIe1MB or http://t.co/Nfp1Xvgr. Play. You can delete. #globalclassroom
toots2106
10:34
This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/WjkzAo5j #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:34
RT @mapav8: follow #globalclassroom for an exciting chat about teaching, blogging and technology http://t.co/FB6asRiW #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:34
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @MiltonSchwarz @mgraffin You are spot on. Gives status to their interests and builds self esteem - not just about writing! #globalclassroom
gconole
10:34
RT @TheHeadsOffice: A little plug for 100 Word Challenge. It has really had an impact on writing & is global! #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:34
@TheHeadsOffice Cool! I must be confusing your 100-word challenge with another contest. Link? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:34
Do you encourage pupils to comment on others posts? How do you find the time? #globalclassroom
gabysslave
10:34
RT @toots2106: This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/WjkzAo5j #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:35
the blog is the final output- the process (discussion, sharing, listening) even more important #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:35
@jabbacrombie @theheadsoffice I have found blogger much simpler than http://t.co/Qp3IAhvG for those starting out #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:35
@jabbacrombie It is just http://t.co/LZsoVu6y. You would not know which are international though #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:35
#globalclassroom Is it ever ok to 'pull the plug' as a moderator if chd still use the blog once they leave a sch? Is it theirs, urs or ours?
TheHeadsOffice
10:36
RT @toots2106: This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/fUOSJjNg #globalclassroom>Forward thinking LA
mapav8
10:36
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: #globalclassroom Blogging has also provided me with a network of educators that I can collaborate with
100word
10:36
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Do you encourage pupils to comment on others posts? How do you find the time? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:36
for the younger bloggers there is the 5 sentence challenge - fabulous for those younger bloggers #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:36
commenting gives opportunities to talk about what is appropriate and kind, to increase digital wisdom (Prenski) #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:36
@SwayGrantham @jabbacrombie @theheadsoffice Yes Blogger is very easy, once mastered Wordpress lets you do so much more. #globalclassroom
mapav8
10:36
RT @jabbacrombie: Wrote an article on learning about student blogs: From the masters http://t.co/Y5a4y5JT #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:36
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Is it ever ok to 'pull the plug' as a moderator if chd still use the blog once they leave a sch? Is it theirs, urs or ours?
MiltonSchwarz
10:36
@TheHeadsOffice no need to find time. They are blogging at home from breakfast til bed time! ;-) #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:36
@MiltonSchwarz i'd say kids can graduate with them ... and continue if they wish #globalclassroom (ownership is important)
TheHeadsOffice
10:36
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: for the younger bloggers there is the 5 sentence challenge - fabulous for those younger bloggers #globalclassroom
StephenLev
10:37
#globalclassroom @theheadsoffice replying/time is a definite challenge. It's a case of if you're doing blogging then replying is the cement
SwayGrantham
10:37
@TheHeadsOffice registration I have a rota for readin and commenting,also a rota for reading blogs in guided reading lesson #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:37
RT @mgraffin: @MiltonSchwarz i'd say kids can graduate with them ... and continue if they wish #globalclassroom (ownership is important)
mgraffin
10:37
this was one of the most refreshing student blogs I've ever seen http://t.co/1NI1f8ca #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:37
@PrimaryEnglish exactly what i have found, I am upgrading to Wordpress from September :) #globalclassroom
googie31
10:38
@SwayGrantham any tips for getting started? #globalclassroom
dmandrews15
10:38
It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
StephenLev
10:38
#globalclassroom Blogging then not responding is like pouring the paints but not attempting a painting.
StephenLev
10:38
RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @Cherise_Duxbury: for the younger bloggers there is the 5 sentence challenge - fabulous for those younger bloggers #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:38
@TheHeadsOffice No need to pinpoint the international ones :). It's all about the writing. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:38
RT @mgraffin: this was one of the most refreshing student blogs I've ever seen http://t.co/1NI1f8ca #globalclassroom
cataspanglish
10:38
@markshillitoe RT @toots2106: This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/Dkivgtyd #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:38
RT @dmandrews15: It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:38
@mgraffin @toots2106 @theheadsoffice teacher has control of who interacts and when. Not representative of how adults blog #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:38
RT @StephenLev: #globalclassroom Blogging then not responding is like pouring the paints but not attempting a painting.
SwayGrantham
10:39
@mgraffin @neverseconds blog inspired my class, brilliant illustration of chn given a voice #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:39
@MiltonSchwarz @warwicklanguage AfL - they can make up criteria for what a good blog looks like. Tying strands together! #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:39
@toots2106 thanks for sharing that! A bit of light Sunday reading :-) most useful #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:39
Blogging can be bilingual http://t.co/srEa67g2 and http://t.co/EhMLLm5h #globalclassroom via @WinnersSchools & @snskole
WarwickLanguage
10:39
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @MiltonSchwarz @warwicklanguage AfL - they can make up criteria for what a good blog looks like. Tying strands together! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:40
Apart from quadblogging are there any other schemes to promote global links? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:40
RT @dmandrews15: It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:40
@PrimaryEnglish @SwayGrantham @theheadsoffice Blogger is easy. Suggested links can be dodgy. Edublogs safest for Ss IMHO. #globalclassroom
100word
10:40
RT @mgraffin: Blogging can be bilingual http://t.co/srEa67g2 and http://t.co/EhMLLm5h #globalclassroom via @WinnersSchools & @snskole
GCPorganisers
10:40
RT @dmandrews15: It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:40
@mgraffin #globalclassroom I currently moderate all posts and comments. Not sure I'd be happy to totally open it up once they leave. Hmm...
WarwickLanguage
10:40
@PrimaryEnglish this would be a useful way of defining what makes great communication, contributes to wider comm skills #globalclassroom
katydobey
10:40
@mgraffin: (e..g writers club, #globalclassroom community) Thanks, I'll look into these!
liliesarelike
10:40
@TheHeadsOffice Looking forward to encouraging my pupils to demonstrate their new literacy learning through weekly blogs. #globalclassroom
subkiteu
10:41
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Blogs tend to allow chd to explore their own authentic authorial voice in ways writing in role doesn't. #Reluctantwriters
MiltonSchwarz
10:41
@PrimaryEnglish @warwicklanguage #globalclassroom Absolutely. Before mine began to blog they checked out many others and knew what worked.
subkiteu
10:41
Deirdre supply teacher Ireland. Dipping in and out #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:41
@googie31 have a look at others and have a play, work out what you want/don't, my rainbows blog http://t.co/xxtmo4mn #globalclassroom
MissBex_M
10:41
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Is it ever ok to 'pull the plug' as a moderator if chd still use the blog once they leave a sch? Is it theirs, urs or ours?
mgraffin
10:41
@katydobey @sbgalia is writer's club, globalclassroom - http://t.co/GGvUVSac
PrimaryEnglish
10:41
@jabbacrombie @SwayGrantham @theheadsoffice Edublogs is great because is Wordpress with an edu-slant (pupil logins etc) #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:41
@MiltonSchwarz i guess for most ss they will move away from the shared to an individual blog as get older #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:41
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @MiltonSchwarz @mgraffin You are spot on. Gives status to their interests and builds self esteem - not just about writing! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:41
As we have some newbies, how do you organise the writing? Do ch write in groups, ind,?? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:42
Vy powerful when Ss comment tells author, "I'm not sure what you mean by..." The author goes back to edit! #globalclassroom
katydobey
10:42
@mgraffin I work in an international school. This sounds interesting! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:42
@subkiteu Welcome! Do you work in schools with class blogs? #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:42
@SwayGrantham so are you using blogger to set up accounts for next year or wordpress? #globalclassroom
Begabungs
10:42
Do you have question about gifted education? I am going to interview Prof. Penny Choice! #gtchat #globalclassroom #family #gifted #nagc
mgraffin
10:42
@SwayGrantham @neverseconds i loved the global media coverage when they tried to stop her :) #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:43
RT @SwayGrantham: @mgraffin @neverseconds blog inspired my class, brilliant illustration of chn given a voice #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:43
@PrimaryEnglish big fan of wordpress #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:43
@TheHeadsOffice Students can choose blogging as a Fall or Spring Independent Writing Project #globalclassroom
subkiteu
10:43
RT @dmandrews15: It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:43
RT @katydobey: @mgraffin I work in an international school. This sounds interesting! #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:43
@jabbacrombie Where are you based? #globalclassroom
100word
10:44
RT @TheHeadsOffice: As we have some newbies, how do you organise the writing? Do ch write in groups, ind,?? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:44
welcome aboard :) RT @subkiteu: Deirdre supply teacher Ireland. Dipping in and out #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:44
@sbaglia @PrimaryEnglish Agreed. Had no trouble learning http://t.co/fccIe1MB. Plenty of video tutorials online #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:44
@nicoladarling78 Wordpress http://t.co/1mbihsdD now I know what I'm doing :) blogger was nice to introduce me to blogging #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:44
@WarwickLanguage #globalclassroom They have personal pages as part of a class blog atm. I may see how many continue to use as an experiment.
mgraffin
10:45
if new to student / class blogging, recommend @edublogs .. @suewaters @ team do great job supporting edu blogging #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:45
@dmandrews15 couldn't agree more and now mine know they have an audience they want more! #quadblogging has really helped #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:45
@CapitanoAmazing thank you very much :) #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:45
@SwayGrantham @nicoladarling78 agreed, started with blogger, now with wordpress and edublogs #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:45
interesting #globalclassroom edchat this morning about bloggin with @TheHeadsOffice and @mgraffin
TheHeadsOffice
10:45
RT @mgraffin: if new to student / class blogging, recommend @edublogs .. @suewaters @ team do great job supporting edu blogging #globalclassroom
SwayGrantham
10:46
Thanks guys but I'm going to have to get off my train in a minute so going have to leave a bit early, it's been good #globalclassroom
subkiteu
10:46
we talk about literacy&language as a separate subject, surely we should see it as a flowin constant throughout the day #globalclassroom
nickotkdIV
10:46
RT @TheHeadsOffice: As we have some newbies, how do you organise the writing? Do ch write in groups, ind,?? #globalclassroom
RichardFiona
10:46
RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @Cherise_Duxbury: for the younger bloggers there is the 5 sentence challenge - fabulous for those younger bloggers #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:46
We only have 15 mins left! Where did that time go! Let's have your questions to share pls! #globalclassroom
Pederosa
10:46
RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @Cherise_Duxbury: for the younger bloggers there is the 5 sentence challenge - fabulous for those younger bloggers #globalclassroom
pam_thompson
10:46
RT @mgraffin: if new to student / class blogging, recommend @edublogs .. @suewaters @ team do great job supporting edu blogging #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:46
@MissBex_M #globalclassroom Thanks! Just trying to stand up to the big kids who are telling teachers to teach only proscriptive literacy ;-)
WarwickLanguage
10:46
RT @subkiteu: we talk about literacy&language as a separate subject, surely we should see it as a flowin constant throughout the day #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:46
@jabbacrombie @sbaglia My 8yr old shows me 'new' wordpress features & I introduced it to her! Digital Native #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:46
Blogging is most powerful when in hands of kids. We have amazing stories of students inspired by others around the globe. #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:46
@SwayGrantham I feel happy with primary blogger but wonder about the others but I understand so can explain... An advantage #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:47
@subkiteu indeed, and through life #globalclassroom
GCPorganisers
10:47
RT @sbaglia: Blogging is most powerful when in hands of kids. We have amazing stories of students inspired by others around the globe. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:47
RT @sbaglia: Blogging is most powerful when in hands of kids. We have amazing stories of students inspired by others around the globe. #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:47
RT @sbaglia: Blogging is most powerful when in hands of kids. We have amazing stories of students inspired by others around the globe. #globalclassroom
SNSPrimary
10:47
RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @StephenLev: #globalclassroom Blogging then not responding is like pouring the paints but not attempting a painting.
TheHeadsOffice
10:47
Those of you with global connections - how did you get them? #globalclassroom
katydobey
10:47
Class blogging is great for audience participation and instant gratification! #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:47
@PrimaryEnglish @jabbacrombie I should say something about buddypress. It turns individ blogs into a blogging community #globalclassroom
100word
10:47
RT @katydobey: Class blogging is great for audience participation and instant gratification! #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:48
@pam_thompson @theheadsoffice #globalclassroom So does that mean it ceases to exist? I promised to moderate, so can't just stop that?
LeNouvelElan
10:48
Once good resources found, isn't the biggest challenge *focusing* and *concentration¨* that than hyperlinking ? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:48
@MiltonSchwarz @MissBex_M MY class can access blogs when they leave school but this tends to die off after about 6 months #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:48
@sbaglia @jabbacrombie That's new to me. Do you have a link? #globalclassroom
dmandrews15
10:48
@nicoladarling78 our plan Sept is to make every piece of writing for an audience - otherwise we don't write #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:48
Biggest problem in student blogging is lack of comments. Hard to find work of others and be found.#globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:48
via blogging, twitter, and skype IM group RT @TheHeadsOffice: Those of you with global connections - how did you get them? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:48
@sbaglia agree, can support engagement and autonomy. Featuring some blog posts to share more widely may be an approach for #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:48
What do you think are the best student blogs out there (for use as mentor texts)? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:49
@katydobey @WarwickLanguage @mgraffin I would love to establish more links with international schools #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:49
@TheHeadsOffice building a global edu community (http://t.co/Ntt7wZ00) is of help too :) #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:49
RT @WarwickLanguage: interesting #globalclassroom edchat this morning about bloggin with @TheHeadsOffice and @mgraffin
TheHeadsOffice
10:49
@sbaglia Team100WC guarantee an audience. There is also Blogadopt which tries to link classes for commenting. #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:49
RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @StephenLev: #globalclassroom Blogging then not responding is like pouring the paints but not attempting a painting.
jabbacrombie
10:49
@TheHeadsOffice It's taken me a year to make the global connections- and I still feel like I don't have many. #globalclassroom
subkiteu
10:49
@TheHeadsOffice yes. One school partners 6th class with 1st class. 6th class help 1st to type. Limited ICT resources. #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:50
@TheHeadsOffice If I asked @mgraffin if he could find me a contact in Burkina Faso, he'd say "North or South?" :-) #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:50
RT @mgraffin: @TheHeadsOffice building a global edu community (http://t.co/Ntt7wZ00) is of help too :) #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
10:50
@MissBex_M #globalclassroom #onemuppetcrusade Ha! Despite curric review, as ever, teachers will do what is best for the chd in their care.
melmac21
10:50
Thanks for the interesting #globalclassroom chat. My question is - how do you manage blogging with a large class?
TheHeadsOffice
10:50
@jabbacrombie How did you start & where are you? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:50
@Cherise_Duxbury @katydobey @WarwickLanguage we have quite a few in #globalclassroom @surreallyno @jennysfen @jabbacrombie come to mind
TheHeadsOffice
10:51
RT @subkiteu: @TheHeadsOffice yes. One school partners 6th class with 1st class. 6th class help 1st to type. Limited ICT resources. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:51
@Cherise_Duxbury many networks exist classroom 2.0, #globalclassroom globaleducation twitter is a great starting point too :)
TheHeadsOffice
10:51
@sbaglia So @mgraffin is the key to global links?! #globalclassroom
springrose12
10:51
My students like writing 4 class blog. They like the fact that they R making a difference and their voice is being heard. #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:51
When people say "blogging", are they talking about one blog per class, or one blog per student? #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:51
RT @sbaglia: Biggest problem in student blogging is lack of comments.#globalclassroom. --> tried #comments4kids ? (mentioned in night chat)
MiltonSchwarz
10:51
@Cherise_Duxbury #globalclassroom It's an odd one, a part of me wants it to go on and grow, but then again I can't moderate for 100s of chd!
Cherise_Duxbury
10:52
@melmac21 depends if you want the children to blog at the same time. Carousels (guided reading time) works well. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:52
RT @melmac21: Thanks for the interesting #globalclassroom chat. My question is - how do you manage blogging with a large class?
Cherise_Duxbury
10:52
Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:52
@jabbacrombie the longest journey starts with a single step.. :) #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:52
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:52
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom
subkiteu
10:53
In text book orientated systems blogging is one more thing on the nice things to do if I had time list #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:53
@WarwickLanguage @sbaglia we actually featured a kid's blog post here: http://t.co/ZwDkKOyb. Kid was v. surprised! :) #globalclassroom
JfB57
10:53
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom>Definitekly!!
SNSzohra
10:53
@SNSPrimary Quite interesting are you following Julia Skinner #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:53
RT @jabbacrombie: What do you think are the best student blogs out there (for use as mentor texts)? #globalclassroom
NellieDooglas
10:53
@MsBeenz Hi. Re your appraisal blog, which app do you use for that? #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:53
@melmac21 @katydobey @WarwickLanguage @mgraffin excellant , will chat after #globalclassroom session :)
jabbacrombie
10:53
@TheHeadsOffice In Hong Kong. Started with Expat Educator (http://t.co/OQFwOtCU). Then class blog (http://t.co/QWgiHG44). #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:53
RT @WarwickLanguage: @Cherise_Duxbury many networks exist classroom 2.0, #globalclassroom globaleducation twitter is a great starting point too :)
MsBeenz
10:54
@melmac21 I have bloggers of the day, learning detectives who are rostered and then a vlog once skilled enough #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:54
@MiltonSchwarz so you need to share the editing? can other staff help? older students? #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:54
@sbaglia Varies. I begin with a class blog. Students "earn" an individual blog: http://t.co/Y5a4y5JT #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:54
@dmandrews15 An aim for me too and what #blogging #quadblogging has really brought to the fore! An audience is essential #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:54
RT @mgraffin: @WarwickLanguage @sbaglia we actually featured a kid's blog post here: http://t.co/ZwDkKOyb. Kid was v. surprised! :) #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:54
RT @melmac21: Thanks for the interesting #globalclassroom chat. My question is - how do you manage blogging with a large class?
TheHeadsOffice
10:55
@nicoladarling78 Another plug but 100WC gives you an audience! http://t.co/LZsoVu6y #globalclassroom
sbaglia
10:55
Nice story of authentic audience here http://t.co/oj5gQfRy #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:55
@WarwickLanguage The longest journey continues with subsequent single steps :). #globalclassroom
100word
10:55
RT @sbaglia: Nice story of authentic audience here http://t.co/NnYZt6Nn #globalclassroom
mgraffin
10:56
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom
100word
10:56
Just 5 mins left! What one thing are you going to take away from todays #globalclassroom chat?
TheHeadsOffice
10:56
RT @100word: Just 5 mins left! What one thing are you going to take away from todays #globalclassroom chat?
MiltonSchwarz
10:56
@WarwickLanguage #globalclassroom It's primary, so Y6 oldest chd. Some cud mod, but not ideal. Its really when chd leave. Do blogs live on?
Cherise_Duxbury
10:56
@MsBeenz @melmac21 #globalclassroom can you explain more about your learning detectives please
mgraffin
10:56
wonderful to see #globalclassroom trending within my twitter network again :)
pam_thompson
10:57
RT @mgraffin: RT @sbaglia: Biggest problem in student blogging is lack of comments.#globalclassroom. --> tried #comments4kids ? (mentioned in night chat)
amazingict
10:57
@MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom Is it ok to 'pull the plug' as a moderator if chd still use blog..' They need to move on..create their own
dmandrews15
10:57
RT @nicoladarling78: @dmandrews15 An aim for me too and what #blogging #quadblogging has really brought to the fore! An audience is essential #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:57
RT @mgraffin: wonderful to see #globalclassroom trending within my twitter network again :) >Do we get a prize!
WarwickLanguage
10:57
RT @mgraffin: wonderful to see #globalclassroom trending within my twitter network again :)
jabbacrombie
10:57
@WarwickLanguage @MiltonSchwarz Ss peer edit. Pairs comb over every word - Authentic, motivated (really!) editing. #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:57
@NellieDooglas NZ http://t.co/Vu7cAM0c decided I don't like it-does not upload photos,vids,etc Personal blog continues #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:57
RT @mgraffin: wonderful to see #globalclassroom trending within my twitter network again :) > me too
mgraffin
10:57
RT @MsBeenz: @melmac21 I have bloggers of the day, learning detectives who are rostered and then a vlog once skilled enough #globalclassroom
novanews19
10:57
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: Don't forget the magic of blogging happens out of school hours #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
10:57
@TheHeadsOffice @sbaglia this writers club looks interesting. Tell me more #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:57
RT @jabbacrombie: @WarwickLanguage @MiltonSchwarz Ss peer edit. Pairs comb over every word - Authentic, motivated (really!) editing. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:58
I know @Cherise_Duxbury uses her post to give ch uplevelling / editing practice #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
10:58
Any outstanding student blogs that I can show my students? #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
10:58
@mgraffin RT @jabbacrombie: Any outstanding student blogs that I can show my students? #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
10:58
@Cherise_Duxbury learning detectives are on teh hunt for an attitude or achievement - upload photo and share #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
10:58
#globalclassroom Lovely to chat to you all. Great ideas to share in our local schools. Keep tweeting so we can all support each other ;-)
MiltonSchwarz
10:58
#globalclassroom @TheHeadsOffice Enthusiasm... The key role of an educator! Will be reinvigorating our blogs in final wk of the year! Thanks
mgraffin
10:59
RT @jabbacrombie: Any outstanding student blogs that I can show students? #globalclassroom ==> passes buck to @kathleen_morris once more :)
katydobey
10:59
I nominate 3 editors every week, who take a bit of ownership and checkvall work. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:59
one that made headlines Martha Payne http://t.co/hBmHrX4v #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
10:59
@katydobey #globalclassroom what a great idea. thanks
mgraffin
10:59
RT @katydobey: I nominate 3 editors every week, who take a bit of ownership and checkvall work. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
10:59
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom @TheHeadsOffice Enthusiasm... The key role of an educator! Will be reinvigorating our blogs in final wk of the year! Thanks
SNSPrimary
11:00
@SNSzohra I do on my personal twitter yes, she is how I found 100WC and 5SC, really good chat ATM about blogging! #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
11:00
RT @PrimaryEnglish: #globalclassroom Lovely to chat to you all. Great ideas to share in our local schools. Keep tweeting so we can all support each other ;-)
jasongraham99
11:00
@sbaglia we use both. Class blog mainly for info, photos, videos, updates..student blogs more individualistic #globalclassroom
subkiteu
11:00
"@MsBeenz: @melmac21 I have bloggers of the day, learning detectives who are rostered and then a vlog once skilled enough #globalclassroom"
MiltonSchwarz
11:00
#globalclassroom @amazingict So, 'pull the plug' on the safety net, by hoping the chd hav learnt skills to moderate for themselves.
WarwickLanguage
11:00
RT @MiltonSchwarz: #globalclassroom @amazingict So, 'pull the plug' on the safety net, by hoping the chd hav learnt skills to moderate for themselves.
nicoladarling78
11:00
@MiltonSchwarz #globalclassroom You had your own blog alongside ge children's?
jasongraham99
11:00
@sbaglia ownership in either blogging form still requires ownership to be successful #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:01
@jasongraham99 @sbaglia how do you manage a class of blogs? #globalclassroom
LeilaGhaddab
11:01
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @Cherise_Duxbury @TheHeadsOffice - 'outside classroom walls' is key. Writing becomes real and a part of their whole life. #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:01
Well time has beaten us. Thank you so much for such a wonderful first #globalclassroom for me.
googie31
11:01
@nicoladarling78 @theheadsoffice will you be using wordpress or primaryblogger? #globalclassroom
PrimaryEnglish
11:01
@TheHeadsOffice Thank you for getting us all together. #globalclassroom
jabbacrombie
11:01
@WarwickLanguage My students LOVED "Never Seconds" #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
11:01
@TheHeadsOffice thanks for a great #globalclassroom chat so many engaged educators giving young people insights into the wider world
WarwickLanguage
11:02
RT @jabbacrombie: @WarwickLanguage My students LOVED "Never Seconds" #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:02
An astonishingly successful chat. Congratulations RT @TheHeadsOffice Thank you so much for such a wonderful first #globalclassroom for me.
GCPorganisers
11:02
An astonishingly successful chat. Congratulations RT @TheHeadsOffice Thank you so much for such a wonderful first #globalclassroom for me.
SNSzohra
11:02
@SNSPrimary Yes that's the tweet I am following ATM #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:02
learning how to leave good comments is a great to learn too #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:02
Do keep using the tag #globalclassroom so that we can continue to spread the word. Archive here http://t.co/HB357ujy tomorrow!
katydobey
11:02
And from me too!"@TheHeadsOffice: Well time has beaten us. Thank you so much for such a wonderful first #globalclassroom for me."
melmac21
11:02
@TheHeadsOffice Thanks to you and all for the #globalclassroom.:)
MiltonSchwarz
11:02
@nicoladarling78 #globalclassroom Yep, I had a page that I was using to blog about my experiences and thoughts, interests etc too.
stefgalvin
11:02
RT @sbaglia: Blogging is most powerful when in hands of kids. We have amazing stories of students inspired by others around the globe. #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:02
dinnertime! #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:03
RT @PrimaryEnglish: @Cherise_Duxbury @TheHeadsOffice - 'outside classroom walls' is key. Writing becomes real and a part of their whole life. #globalclassroom
MiltonSchwarz
11:03
@TheHeadsOffice #globalclassroom Thank you. Enjoy the rest of your Sunday ;-)
SNSPrimary
11:04
@TheHeadsOffice the plan is to develop its use much more next year, as we develop our use of blogs! #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:04
@TheHeadsOffice thank you for a great #globalclassroom - learnt so much and gained so many new fabulous global connections
mgraffin
11:04
final #globalclassroom chat for this month - Monday night 22:00 GMT http://t.co/SI1S6oOw
jasongraham99
11:04
@mgraffin @sbaglia so would translate into lack of authentic audience? #globalclassroom #comments4kids
MiltonSchwarz
11:05
@amazingict #globalclassroom Perhaps, but as a moderator, I can't moderate for chd who left 5 yrs ago at expense of current pupils. Tricky!
whcps
11:05
This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/plK52wW3 #globalclassroom @SOSBham
kjinquiry
11:05
RT @sbaglia: Nice story of authentic audience here http://t.co/oj5gQfRy #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
11:06
RT @SwayGrantham: @PrimaryEnglish @cherise_duxbury to quote @theheadsoffice quote...without an audience a story is black marks on wood pulp.. #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:06
RT @whcps: This is what Birmingham LA is doing to promote safe blogging http://t.co/plK52wW3 #globalclassroom @SOSBham
subkiteu
11:06
"@katydobey: I nominate 3 editors every week, who take a bit of ownership and checkvall work. #globalclassroom” <<gr8 management idea
jasongraham99
11:06
RT @mgraffin: final #globalclassroom chat for this month - Monday night 22:00 GMT http://t.co/SI1S6oOw
subkiteu
11:07
@mgraffin bricfeasta anois! It's morning here, time for brekkie #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
11:07
@TheHeadsOffice absolutely want to use this more next year. Now staff are believing in #blogging. #100wc next step :-) #globalclassroom
DoMoreEdu
11:07
RT @WarwickLanguage: student voice to me is the opportunity to lead and create not just follow and conform #globalclassroom
subkiteu
11:08
Thanks @TheHeadsOffice for moderating great chat #globalclassroom
amazingict
11:08
#globalclassroom 10 key blogging points from 10 teachers when talking about blogs... Discuss. R http://t.co/I2gDNlbk
Cherise_Duxbury
11:08
@TheHeadsOffice thank you so much for such a wonderful session. great job! #globalclassroom
nicoladarling78
11:09
@googie31 currently primaryblogger but looking into wordpress over the summer :-) #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
11:09
@Cherise_Duxbury @sbaglia last year we blogged using Moodle. Waste of time. This year using kidblog #globalclassroom
MsBeenz
11:10
Learning Detectives are all thanks to @jamesnottinghm http://t.co/zYlvbbr9 :) #globalclassroom
lifeisabout
11:10
RT @TheHeadsOffice: Do keep using the tag #globalclassroom so that we can continue to spread the word. Archive here http://t.co/HB357ujy tomorrow!
jasongraham99
11:10
@Cherise_Duxbury @sbaglia so managing these the class will create essential agreement and ss decide how to manage #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
11:11
@Cherise_Duxbury @sbaglia Ss need to decide what should or shdnt be public, like names and photos etc (with T guidance) #globalclassroom
JoHart
11:12
Post http://t.co/ktMG6Toh o'view & rec link Edublogs webinar - #GlobalClassroom w @mgraffin #ntchat #vanmeter #elemchat #auedchat
googie31
11:12
@nicoladarling78 thanks. Will look at both to see which one seems more user-friendly to newcomer!! #globalclassroom
toots2106
11:14
RT @Cherise_Duxbury: RT @TheHeadsOffice: RT @StephenLev: #globalclassroom Blogging then not responding is like ... http://t.co/v9h9GpoA
sensor63
11:14
RT @jabbacrombie: @WarwickLanguage @MiltonSchwarz Ss peer edit. Pairs comb over every word - Authentic, motivated (really!) editing. #globalclassroom
krivett1
11:15
RT @mgraffin: final #globalclassroom chat for this month - Monday night 22:00 GMT http://t.co/SI1S6oOw
sbaglia
11:16
@jasongraham99 @Cherise_Duxbury I use wordpress/buddypress. Many plugins enable customisation of privacy options. #globalclassroom
toots2106
11:17
@TheHeadsOffice I can recommend http://t.co/p36rlBiV for closed blogging with your class for things like homework. #globalclassroom
jasongraham99
11:18
@sbaglia @Cherise_Duxbury what Imtrying to do is really have Ss make good choices rather than 'protect'. But I do check. #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:18
got some new followers thanks to #globalclassroom - thanks and look forward to some greta collaborations
jasongraham99
11:20
@sbaglia @Cherise_Duxbury however as an international school I think we might have more flexibilitywith this type of stuff #globalclassroom
Modblog1
11:20
RT @dmandrews15: It's all about the audience and writing for a purpose - whether it's blogging, email, letters, presentations etc. #globalclassroom
DeputyMitchell
11:20
RT @sbaglia: @TheHeadsOffice I find quadblogging contrived #globalclassroom <--Some people need a leg up, a quick win to a barrier.
sbaglia
11:22
@jasongraham99 As long as parents are informed & consent, you can do anything. I believe security problems are exaggerated #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:23
RT @sbaglia: @jasongraham99 As long as parents are informed & consent, you can do anything. I believe security problems are exaggerated #globalclassroom
Cherise_Duxbury
11:24
@jasongraham99 @sbaglia #globalclassroom thanks, def. food for thought
jasongraham99
11:25
@sbaglia #globalclassroom fully agree! Media scares ppl. T's and Admin afraid. Not setting good role model examples
Cherise_Duxbury
11:25
RT @lifeisabout: RT @MsBeenz: Learning Detectives are all thanks to @jamesnottinghm http://t.co/kY5xSbWP :) #globalclassroom >awesome
jasongraham99
11:26
RT @sbaglia: @jasongraham99 As long as parents are informed & consent, you can do anything. I believe security problems are exaggerated #globalclassroom
sbaglia
11:26
@jasongraham99 Been blogging for years, never a single problem. I find it's often an easy excuse #globalclassroom
toots2106
11:27
RT @DeputyMitchell: RT @sbaglia: @TheHeadsOffice I find quadblogging contrived #globalclassroom <--Some people ... http://t.co/l5b5ViZe
Cherise_Duxbury
11:27
I have followed some fabulous new tweeps after the great session with @TheHeadsOffice and #globalclassroom chat
mgraffin
11:28
RT @sbaglia: @jasongraham99 As long as parents are informed & consent, you can do anything. I believe security problems are exaggerated #globalclassroom
mgraffin
11:31
@toots2106 @DeputyMitchell @sbaglia @TheHeadsOffice fair enough. qyadblogging s a good stepping stone #globalclassroom
TheHeadsOffice
11:46
@Cherise_Duxbury RT @lifeisabout: RT @MsBeenz: Learning Detectives are all thanks 2 @jamesnottinghm http://t.co/c9lEO6gW :) #globalclassroom
MrACDPresent
11:48
#globalclassroom We've had our FREE educational songs downloaded from Mozambique and Russia, to Australia and Chile! http://t.co/RlFe73GX
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