Tag: blog

by Nicole Blanchett Neheli

Teaching Gen Y’ers is a challenge. First, you have to capture their attention when students can access myriad interesting conversations and games on their computers and phones while you natter on at the front of the classroom. And often, it seems like you’re in a room full of people who have high expectations about getting […] more »

by Amanda Hirsch

I recently self-published an e-book based on my blog, and I want to share what I learned. This post focuses on the editorial process; in subsequent posts, I’ll share tips on coming up with a design for your e-book cover, choosing a publishing platform (I went with Kindle, for now) and marketing your e-book. A […] more »

by Lily Leung

The best stories across the web on media and technology, curated by Lily Leung. 1. Online media among 2012 Pulitzer winners (Nieman Lab) 2. “The Huffington Post won a Pulitzer Prize Monday. The world didn’t end.” (PaidContent) 3. The term “Tumblr” expected to eclipse “blog” by year’s end in Google searches (TPM) 4. Foursquare has […] more »

by Dan Reimold

Education content on MediaShift is sponsored by Carnegie-Knight News21, an alliance of 12 journalism schools in which top students tell complex stories in inventive ways. See tips for spurring innovation and digital learning at Learn.News21.com. I am writing an adviser’s confession: Our student newspaper blog stinks. Amid many scoops and successes this semester, The Minaret, […] more »