Listservs and e-newsletters can keep educators informed of the latest in their subject area, as well as answer specific questions or challenges from individual educators. Read on for some ideas on how to best use those tools.
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Many mail lists provide users with the option of receiving each post individually or receiving each day's or each week's posts in a single digest. Although daily or weekly digests save room, the files often are too big to read thoroughly. Choosing the one post at a time feature, scanning the subject line, and deleting posts that aren't relevant will save time in the long run.
Article by Lorrie Jackson
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