Seb picks up the recent thread and runs with it, building on Ken’s essential question about how we can utilize Weblogs for old and new uses.
If your main purpose is getting students to write more then a server based Webpublishing system has some interesting advantages but it could also be done in a very different way. And Ken has given us a few nice examples of how we might use this whole Webpublishing toolbox to essentially do things we have done before. So what are the things we do with personal Webpublishing that go beyond what we have done in formal educational settings before? What are the qualitative differences for your personal learning since you have started to spend some time putting your stuff out there?