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Convert your blogs to a fully functioning school website for FREE

Many of our customers already appreciate the benefits of combining their class blogs and website into a single platform: Better value for money: a single subscription; Better support: a single point of contact; Fresh content on the site everyday from across you blog network: no more stale “corporate website”; Power of open source platforms: fully […]

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Teaching Digital Literacy through Blogging

This afternoon I am talking to IT leaders in Bury about how blogging can be used as a platform for teaching digital literacy. I’m using Professor Steve Wheeler’s model of digital literacy which I’m quite taken with largely because it can be presented as a matrix in graphical form making it easier to talk about […]

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Gravity Forms Training Course Dates

Gravity Forms is a powerful tool embedded into all our blogs. It is a form generator that can be used in a number of creative ways. Here are just some of the projects you can use Gravity Forms for: To create a blogpost entry form without requiring a login – great for very young bloggers; […]

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Blogging Key Skill Number 1: Tagging

Number 1 in a series of posts about key skills to teach bloggers. Whenever I’m talking to teachers about blogging I hear myself talking ad nauseam about the importance of tagging blog posts yet I can point to relatively few examples of schools using tagging to its full potential. Make no mistake, tagging is one […]

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