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My Studiyo

Thanks to Peter Ford’s excellent Silverstone Study Centre blog for drawing my attention to Mystudiyo. It’s a very simple quiz creator, which, once you’re finished you can embed in your website. The example below is just a quick multi-choice quiz with no login required. You can, however add a login, which will give you much […]

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How to blog without adding to your workload

Through my blog platform, Creativeblogs.net, I now have some 20 schools with multi-user blogsites, mostly here in the northwest. When a school signs up to the service, one of the most common questions I get asked by teachers (some of whom were not party to the decision to go with a blog platform) is, “How […]

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Timeline from Dipity

This timeline is created using Dipity . Simply create your timeline, then, in “Timeline View” click on the embed button and copy the iframe embed code (labeled as “Regular Embed”). Paste into the html tab of the WordPress MU visual editor and publish. This timeline is an automatic creation using feeds from this blog, and […]

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Embedding Maps

Quikmaps is an excellent Google Maps mashup that allows users to easily add their own edits to a map. The map below shows a map of all schools that use Creativeblogs.net for their school’s blogsite. I’ve simply dragged a tag on to the correct location for each school, and since Quikmaps supports html code, I’ve […]

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Live Blog

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