2008 Edublog Awards - time to start nominations

This is what you need to do:

2008 Nominations Contact Form

In order to nominate blogs for the 2008 Edublog Awards you have to link to them first!

So, follow these two simple steps to nominate (nominations made without links or without correct submission will not be counted)

1. Write a post on your blog linking to a. The 2008 Nomination page & b The blogs & sites that you want to nominate (must be linked to!)

You can nominate for as many categories as you like, but only one nomination per category, and not yourself :) You can nominate a blog (or site) for more than one category)

2. Use the form below to contact us, please include a genuine email address (spam free, just in case we need to confirm identity) and the link to your nominations post.

1. Best individual blog

Using Blogs in Science Education

2. Best group blog

Extreme Biology

3. Best new blog

4. Best resource sharing blog

Discovering Biology in a Digital World

5. Most influential blog post


6. Best teacher blog

Endless Forms Most Beautiful

7. Best librarian / library blog

Confessions of a Science Librarian

8. Best educational tech support blog

Class Blogmeister

9. Best elearning / corporate education blog


10. Best educational use of audio

Connect Learning, with David Warlick

11. Best educational use of video / visual

B(io)log(y) Videos & Slideshows

12. Best educational wiki

Miss Baker's Biology Class Wiki

13. Best educational use of a social networking service

Principles of Biology

14. Best educational use of a virtual world

Drexel Island on Second Life

15. Best class blog

Extreme Biology

16. Lifetime achievement

David Warlick

I can't suggest my own blog, and I don't think it is that great (mostly a way to get my notes up online and students can add comments, links, questions....) - but if you are interested, here it is.

Now go and do the same thing.

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Thanks! I appreciate the list, too. These all look like blogs I'd like to read.

Thanks for the nominations! My students made it into the final list for Best Class Blog and Best Wiki! They're so excited.

Wow... thanks so much for noticing (and nominating) our class network (Principles of Biology) We just started in September and are certainly excited about where we can go with this. The students are enjoying the experience and are consistently amazed that we can actually interact on a global scale.

Also- being a science blog, you will LOVE a link to the one nominations I finally got around to nominating: Michael Doyle's "Science teacher." My nominating post is here: http://nashworld.edublogs.org/2008/11/22/goal-directed-exhaustion-is-ok/

Thanks again, the students and I am quite flattered.