Just like anything on the Internet nowadays, everything is fast paced and response can be immediate! Blogs are one of many tools that gives people the chance for a dialogue. Thanks for you who have already contributed to our discussion and seem so interested in the topic!
To move on, we need to understand some key concepts to order our thoughts and to structure our actions towards this fantastic Web tool.
The texts will let us choose the best "flight itinerary" for us and our students. We'll also provide you with a wealth of worth-reading resources suggested by Teresa Almeida d'Eça, a fantastic online tutor from Portugal.
So, get yourself comfortable and enjoy the readings.
Text 1 - Blogging for ELT
Graham Stanley, British Council, Barcelona
Text 2 - EFL/ESL Classroom Blogging: A Comparative Review
After exploring the texts,
- Where would you like to start? Which bloghosts will you explore? Why?
- Why blogging in the classroom?
- What aspects should you consider when blogging?
Extra readings - Teresa's Suggestions:
See you around.
Carla and Erika