With over a quarter of a million pupils having taken part in QuadBlogging so far since 2011, QuadBlogging is going from strength to strength giving pupils (and teachers) a leg up to a genuine global audience. Whether you blog with pupils as young as 3 years old or you blog with High School pupils or even adult learners, Quadblogging can connect you with learners across the globe. The concept is simple, you can watch the video on the right or continue reading…
Just fill in the form below and you will be assigned to a group of four blogs – a Quad. Each Quad has a co-ordinator that ensures a smooth communication process and it’s this co-ordinator that will be in touch with you. Each cycle lasts 4 weeks with each member of the Quad having one week in the spotlight. During your week in the spotlight as the focus school/class your blog will be visited by the other Quad members and comments left. The deal is that you also visit the other members’ blogs when they are in their focus week. The result is a fast moving cycle of 4 weeks that is repeated 2 or 3 times between September to December. The September to December round is always the most popular with 100s of Quads, get in quick and get registered!
Please fill in the form below to register:
There is already the April to July round taking place. Once July comes the new QuadBlogging Quads will begin to be announced.
QuadBlogging has been shortlisted for the NAACE Global Community Impact Award.
Without YOU (The Community) QuadBlogging just wouldn’t work. I’m asking ANYONE that has been involved in QuadBlogging to get in touch and let me know of the impact it has had in your class. Please could you get in touch by email mailto:DeputyMitchell@me.com as we have been invited to submit further information to compliment the nomination by the original NAACE member.
QuadBlogging is a leg up to an audience for your class/school blog. Over the last 12 months 100,000 pupils have been involved in QuadBlogging from 3000 classes in 40 countries. QuadBlogging has recently been praised by Ofsted for how Haworth Primary School has used it. See page 6 here.
The concept is simple, either watch the short video to the right or keep reading…
A Blog needs an audience to keep it alive for your learners. Too often blogs wither away leaving the learners frustrated and bored. Quadblogging gives your blog a truly authentic and global audience that will visit your blog, leave comments and return on a cycle. Here’s how it works:
You sign up using the form below, shortly after, you will be allocated a Quad four schools/classes including your own. Each Quad has a co-ordinator who is responsible for making sure each of the quad members know what is going on and when. Each week one blog is the focus blog with the other three blogs visiting and commenting during that week. In week two, another school/class blog is the focus with the other three visiting and commenting. This is repeated until each of the classes/schools has had their week in the spotlight. The cycle is then repeated. However, this time, your pupils know what is coming – They will work harder than you have seen them work in order to get content on their blog!
QuadBlogging has been mentioned very highly in recent OfSTED Reports here in the UK and praised for offering opportunities for:
“profound impact in developing pupils’ team working, communication and problem-solving skills”
It’s simple – Give it a try, sign up below.