Raising attainment

Sometimes teachers see blogging as a way of raising attainment. Teachers and pupils explain here how blogging impacts directly on progress and attainment in writing.

Video summary
Children explain how receiving comments has improved their confidence as writers. Jack and David suggest that this is important in helping pupils improve their writing: online comments from people they do not know are sometimes more persuasive than those from a teacher. Writing for an audience motivates children to apply recent learning. Bianca describes how the cycle of posting and receiving comments makes them want to keep improving their writing.

I am certain that blogging has played a major part in raising attainmentJack Sloan