Best Education Blog

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Nominate your choice for Best Education Blog. Blogs by educators, students, or blogs focused on educational issues would be appropriate nominees in this category.

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51 Comments

HE&OS--Home Education & Other Stuff
http://cobranchi.com/

NYC Educator
http://nyceducator.com/

Paul Levinson's Infinite Regress
http://paullevinson.blogspot.com/

Higgaion
http://www.heardworld.com/higgaion/

The Debate Link
http://dsadevil.blogspot.com/

Patrick said:

Year-Round, Daily High School Newspaper

www.jameslogancourier.org

http://www.jameslogancourier.org/xml-rss2.php?blogid=1

Indoor Gardener records an experiment in growing vegetables indoors, reports from the experiment are mixed with information about different vegetables and herbs.

http://indoorgardener.blogspot.com/

Dawn Author Profile Page said:

exQUIZZme! - your daily portion of knowledge

http://exquizzme.blogspot.com

A new educational science blog for teenagers...

Albert Einstein returns to life (as Albert 2.0) to complete a journey he first imagined as a teenager, explaining everything from relativity, quantum mechanics to the origins of life.


http://journeybystarlight.blogspot.com/

Tom said:

Megalinks in Criminal Justice
http://www.apsu.edu/oconnort/

Ann'Re Author Profile Page said:

Joanne Jacobs blog...
http://joannejacobs.com/

Jason said:

Superhero Historians
http://www.superherohistorians.com

Elaine said:

Donna Young's Homeschool Forms resource blog http://www.donnayoung.org/blog/

leo mcmahon said:

http://www.superherohistorians.com/

Superhero Historians is one of the finest sites I have found for teaching young students about their American History!

It is great for students of both public, private, and especially home schooled youngsters. The best part about it is that I, an adult, love it too, and find the perspective of the "Historians" to be not only entertaining, but informative.

Good job Superhero Historians!

I nominate http://learnmegood2.blogspot.com/

Funny enough to make you laugh out loud, and Mr. Teacher always shares his best ideas.

VA teacher said:

www.edspresso.com

education reform news, blog, commentary, debates... it's all good

Sherman Dorn said:

http://www.shermandorn.com

Eponymous blog on K-12 and higher ed education policy, teaching, and the academic life.

Kevin said:

The Quick and the Ed
www.quickanded.com

MD TEacher said:

This Week in Education is a phenomenal blog!!!

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/thisweekineducation/

Stoutcat said:

The eBirdseed blog:

http://www.ebirdseed.com/blog/

Kate Ahern said:

Best Educational Blog

Teaching Learners with Multiple Special Needs is a blog that is updated five to seven times a week during the school years and occasionally during the summer regarding issues of importance to those educating learners with severe, profound, intensive, multiple or complex special educational needs. It is written by a current, masters level special educator and reaches about 200 interested people a day, with visitors from every continent.

The site also includes three related Google Groups, an Ning social network and a set of websites that allow visitors to view the links in an alternate format.

http://teachinglearnerswithmultipleneeds.blogspot.com/

RSS
http://teachinglearnerswithmultipleneeds.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default

www.teachinglearnerswithmultiplespecialneeds.blogspot.com

http://teachinglearnerswithmultipleneeds.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default

Tarryn said:

A beautifully written blog by a Social Sciences and History teacher.

http://frumteacher.blogspot.com/

home: http://TeachFor.Us

feed: http://teachfor.us/atom.php

TeachFor.Us is the independent blog community for Teach For America teachers.

In just over a year, TeachFor.Us has grown from 5 bloggers to more than 75 active bloggers who are posting at least monthly. There is fresh content posted several times daily.

Please also consider some individual blogs on TeachFor.Us:


In The Lou
A science teacher in St. Louis shares his experiences working in a district recently stripped of its accreditation. This blog is mad-science meets everyday antics of teaching.
http://inthelou.teachfor.us
http://inthelou.teachfor.us/feed


Ms Math Las Vegas
Math teacher in Vegas who also dabbles as a semi-pro bicycle racer.
http://msmathlasvegas.teachfor.us/
http://msmathlasvegas.teachfor.us/feed


Kindergarten Cop
Mr. T shares his experience trying to get all his kindergarten kids onto the A-Team.
http://kindergartencop.teachfor.us/
http://kindergartencop.teachfor.us/feed


Trials and Tribulations
A Houston teacher's quest to make history into everyone's story.
http://trialsandtribulations.teachfor.us/
http://trialsandtribulations.teachfor.us/feed

Robert said:

I want to nominate http://hoboteacher.com/blog

http://blog.mrmeyer.com/

A math teacher in Santa Cruz, CA. His free Graphing Stories unit was downloaded 6,000 times in two weeks.

Mike Falick said:

One of the few school board trustees in the United States regularly posting on educational issues, both local and general interest.

houseyon Author Profile Page said:

Matthew K. Tabor, Education for the Aughts: Education News, Issues and Analysis

houseyon Author Profile Page said:

Matthew K. Tabor, Education for the Aughts: Education News, Issues and Analysis
http://www.matthewktabor.com

Sallie said:

We have free homeschool printouts, thoughts about our homeschool, a new example of a photo journal newsletter to send to family and friends, etc..

Please consider..
http://www.angelfire.com/sc/anderklan/blahblahblog

Kristine said:
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Jade Floyd said:

I nominate Alexander Russo at This Week in Education Blog because he is super hot, super sassy and education savvy. Signed. A little birdie.

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/thisweekineducation/

sal said:

VOTE LOGANNN!!

ITS THE BEST YEAR ROUND DAILY UP TO DATE NEWS!!

www.jameslogancourier.org

Blondie said:

Please consider the following:
http://guidatodallalucedeldio.blogspot.com/

kac Author Profile Page said:

I'm nominating Bigger Learning, the blog of Big Learning, Inc., an education nonprofit.


http:blog.biglearning.org
.

Bigger Learning is about how to make learning more robust, meaningful, and significant, both in and out of school.

John Norton said:

Tried TypeKey but got "The site you're trying to comment on has not signed up for this feature. Please inform the site owner."

Please consider these three smart education blogs by members of the Teacher Leaders Network:

TeachMoore
http://teacherleaders.typepad.com/teachmoore/

Teacher in a Strange Land
http://teacherleaders.typepad.com/teacher_in_a_strange_land/

The Tempered Radical
http://teacherleaders.typepad.com/the_tempered_radical/

Carol said:
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Terrell Author Profile Page said:

The Miss Rumphius Effect
http://missrumphiuseffect.blogspot.com/

Tricia at TMRE is an insightful and articulate blogger who writes about children's literature and teaching poetry, science, math... well anything, using children's books.

OK, in no way is my blog better than Matthew K. Tabor's, so he should really win as far as I'm concerned. But just to get my new little blog's name on the list:

WhenItRains ~ periodic downpours of information for Ontario home schoolers
http://blog.rainsberger.ca

upporting and promoting alternative and home-based education and taking the fear out of homeschooling through high school and applying to universities.

Blogger Sarah Rainsberger (oh wait, that's me!) is a long-time volunteer and advocate for home schoolers, bringing to the blog 18 years of experience as a master tutor, teacher, guidance counselor, writer, speaker and all around nice gal.

Richard Day Author Profile Page said:

Take a peek at Kentucky School News and Commentary...humble but lovable; a different concept. KSN&C (new in March) had a lot to do with a shady state Education Commissioner-select resigning the week before she was supposed to take office.

http://theprincipal.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/full
http://theprincipal.blogspot.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss

Tia said:

This inspirational blogger teaches inner-city children on the Lower East Side. Outstanding!!!

http://www.thejosevilson.com/blog/

Anonymous said:

The James Logan Courier!


http://jameslogancourier.org

mactoph Author Profile Page said:

The Para Place
http://www.nrcpara.org/paranews
http://www.nrcpara.org/paranews/feed/

(spreading the good news about paraeducators!)

adelaidelad Author Profile Page said:

An incredibly rich site focusing on the needs of students with special education needs. I visit the site everyday, eagerly anticipating the newest entry. They're always rich in quality and highly relevant to all educators and parents.

adelaidelad Author Profile Page said:

http://teachinglearnerswithmultipleneeds.blogspot.com/

An incredibly rich site focusing on the needs of students with special education needs. I visit the site everyday, eagerly anticipating the newest entry. They're always rich in quality and highly relevant to all educators and parents.

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