"Anna, thank you for your detailed reply. I really like this idea and think it could work. Especially because the blogging platform I use (Edublogs) lets me hold all comments until I publish them, so students would not be able to see each…"
"Can you say more about this assignment? Is the reading blog where students record their nightly reading in self-selected books, or where they answer the teacher's questions about a book the whole class is reading?"
"I agree with the need to stir up more passion and share it with others. I work in an elementary/middle school district in Southern California, and we constantly bemoan the fact that our students have no good choice of high schools to go to in…"