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Blogs Let Educators Collaborate, Communicate Like Never Before

Blogs Serve As Useful Tool for Teachers

Blogs have become a useful tool for teachers, allowing them to share best practices and learn from other educators, said Tom Whitby of Edutopia.org. 

Before blogs and the tech that enables them, teachers relied on peers to stumble upon information, make a judgment about its importantance to the profession, and manually reproduce it. Today, teachers can visit a blog and easily copy, paste and send the link to others. Interactive discussion is also encouraged through commenting under posts. 

"Blogs have become a great tool for educators and the profession of education," said Whitby. "We need to utilize this potential to share, collaborate, and move forward in a fast-paced, ever-changing world that we have been assigned to prepare generations of kids to live in." 

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Artcle by Navindra Persaud, EducationWorld Contributor

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