Elgg v 0.3

Wow. Many thanks for all the work that’s gone into getting the new release up and running. I spotted the download was available first thing this morning, and took the plunge to upgrade from v0.2 here.

Blogging in schools

A few elgg related things have struck me over the last week or so, so thought I’d share them here. The first was Jeff Flyn’s recent post about Young Learners, which resonated well with a lot of what I’ve been…

Our first posts

Rushed off my feet for the last week, but I’ve been meaning to post an update on how we’ve been getting on. A few of the pupils did come back to Elgg between the first and second lessons to add…

Elgg – the first day

I’m giving Elgg a try as a blogging tool for Year 6 in my school, as an alternative to our usual ‘design your website’ topic for ICT lessons. Today was the first day I let the pupils loose on the…