Can you believe it’s been ten years since the Edublog Awards began?
The purpose of the Edublog Awards, also known as the Eddies, is promote and celebrate the educational values of social media.
Here are my nominations for 2013:
Best individual blog – Tracy Watanabe – http://wwwatanabe.blogspot.com
Best group blog – The Nerdy Book Club – http://nerdybookclub.wordpress.com/
Best new blog – Mr. Salsich – http://salsich5.edublogs.org/
Best class blog – Mrs. Yollis – Mrs. Yollis Classroom blog
Best student blog – Mallory Fundora – http://www.projectyesu.org/category/blog/
Best ed tech / resource sharing blog – Edutopia- http://www.edutopia.org/
Best teacher blog – Pauline Roberts – http://notjustateacher-pr05bps.blogspot.com/
Best library/librarian blog – Shannon McClintock Miller – http://vanmeterlibraryvoice.blogspot.com/
Best individual tweeter – @JoAnnJacobs68
Best free web tool – Goodreads – http://www.goodreads.com/
Best educational use of audio / video/visual/podcast – Shawn Avery & Math Movie Network – http://www.mathmovienetwork.com
Lifetime achievement – Jerry Blumengarten – @cybraryman1
One of the benefits of educational blogging is to give students an authentic audience for their ideas, writing and projects. Blogging gives them the opportunity to become educated global learners, connected and ready for the 21st century world. I urge you to participate in celebrating those educators and students you respect in the social media world. Share your nominations with the world! Nominations are open until December 1, 2013.