Blog Exploration Activity

1.  Start with a category that appeals to you and explore the resources in that category.  

2.  Explore as many or as few resources as you want.  

3.  Rabbit trails are encouraged!

Library Blogs to Inspire You

Adventures of Library Girl

Jennifer Lagarde’s blog

Not So Distant Future

From Carolyn Foote, Eanes ISD Lead Librarian

Librarian in Cute Shoes

From Cynthia Alaniz

Van Meter Library Voice

Shannon Miller’s blog

Literary Fusions

Combining Literature and Technology!

Blogs about Blogging

How To Make Better Teachers

The Power of Blogging

Do Educators Really Need Blog Posts?

6 Reasons Why You Should Do a “Blog Study”

Blog Collections

Library Resources 

Compiled by Leslie on Symbaloo

PLN Starter Kit 

Compiled by Jennifer Lagarde on Livebinders

Cybrary Man’s Education Blogs

Cybrary Man is a master a curation of useful stuff for educators.

Blogging in the Classroom

Student Blogging 

Pernille Ripp is a 5th grade teacher and a huge proponent of student blogging.

Classroom Tech 

Wiki resources for people interested in blogging in the classroom.

Leslie’s Blogs


This is the blog I created for a grad school class and use for personal professional reflections.

Region 13 Library Media Services

This is one of the blogs I manage for Region 13.

The Scoop 

All Region 13 blogs managed by different departments.

Texas Library Chick

This is a personal blog I created initially to keep my family updated on my travels.  It morphed into general life reflections.

Organizing the Blogs you Follow

How To Subscribe to Blogs