Just met Scot McLeod of Dangerously Irrelevant in the Bloggers Café. Hi, Scott. That’s definitely a blog worth reading regularly.
About to attend a session with John G. Hendron of Goochland County Public Schools, titled Blogging Best Practices for Educators. John’s been blogging since 19919, he’s an instructional technologies, a musician and the author of RSS for Educators. In 2005, he ran the Teacher Blogging Initiative which required each teacher to maintain a weblog on the school division’s server from principals down. In 2003 they had 10 teachers blogging, 18 in 2004, 205 in 2005, and WordPress multiuser they’ve gone to 230 bloggers in the district, along with podcast support, and comment and trackback performance. Shout out to Akismet for WordPress, mentioning that it needs a purchased license from the company. More