Blogger is where I got my start at...

Blogger was one of the first mass bloggers out of the gate and is now operated by Google. I use blogger as my personal blog since I have two other blogs within the e-Learning Ontario strategy.

Here's a super-quick tutorial on how to get started with your own blogger account:

Go check out my blog on blogger here.

Lesson on using edublogger as a classroom blog

The central problem with blogs is that you need to have a secure place for students to blog. It appears that you can use blogger to create this controlled and secure space for the students.

In the following PDF there are 11 techy tips for teachers, but the tip on Blogger is about how to add your students. Check it out...

How to Do 11 Techy Things in the New School Year