“The students absolutely love having an audience. They tell me time after time that the best part about all of this is having someone respond to their writing. I have found it hard to find mentors who have the time to be consistent with tracking and following up on individual students.”
This is without doubt the strength of Web logs, and one that I really want to focus on when I get back to school next week. I’m going to attempt to have my Media groups compose the written portion of their projects collaboratively in their Web logs. Could be interesting…tomorrow I hope to flesh out how to do it.