Regular readers may notice a small change in the format and schedule of our weekly posts. A few tweaks will hopefully make for a much more useful post for everyone!
Featured Post of the Week!
Especially when working with younger students or those learning a new language, this can be a great tool to identify resources that might be easier to understand at that level.
Have a post that you would like us to consider for post of the week? Send out a tweet using the hashtag #ebshare so we’re sure to see it!
Upcoming Webinars & Live Events
Join us for next week’s live events!
Wednesday the 9th @ 9:30am PST – All About Edublogs Campus
For new Campus site-admins or for those interested in learning more about Edublogs Campus.
Thursday the 10th @ 4pm PST – Edublogs Fine Focus- PD Out Of A Blue Sky
Join us for our fortnightly “Fine Focus” sessions each week. In these sessions we range across a variety of topics and include discussion (”Talk Time”), how to use various applications (”Techie How To”), and using technology in the classroom (”Tools and Strategies”). In fact anything “e-” that is of interest to educators!
If you’re interested in suggesting a topic, or even better, being a presenter, leave a comment and let us know!
We hope to see you there and have a great week!
The problem being that when you copy and paste ’embed’ or ‘object’ code into your blog it disappears (it’s a security thing).
But never fear, there’s a really simple workaround… all you have to do is grab the link to the actual thread out of the code, make a note of the height and width of the object (you can manually make it smaller too to fit narrower blogs) click on the F button in your ‘Write Post’ area and take it from there.
In fact, you can do this for any flash object :)
So, for Ian’s podcast we have the code:
From which we take: http://voicethread.com/book.swf?b=3088
We click on and paste the link in (only the link, mind). Here we’re also going to make it a little smaller so we insert 600 width and 400 height and…
[kml_flashembed movie=”http://voicethread.com/book.swf?b=3088″ width=”600″ height=”400″ wmode=”transparent” /]
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