EQ: How can Wordpress blogs be used to communicate with students, parents and the community?

Objectives:
Participants will be able to create a Wordpress account and a blog page.
Participants will be able to utilize the settings for their blog to represent their individual goals for their blog.
Participants will be able to post to their page including text, images, video and embedded elements
Participants will be able to moderate comments on their blog.
Participants will be able to utilize advanced features of their blog including plug-ins.

Agenda
Create a username and password(username & password)
Create Blog
  • Blog settings (hide from searches, etc)
  • Add another user
Determine Settings
  • Design
  • Mime types
Examine Blog Dashboard
Write a Post
Preview Blog
Write a Page
Approve and Delete Comments
Examine Advanced Tools in post editor
  • Media Library Options - uploading media constraints and options
  • HTML embedding
  • File type


Tools:
Wordpress blog