7 must-read higher education blogs

Following blogs from peers can help educators expand their learning networks and learn new instructional practices.

Social media’s popularity means higher education faculty and administrators have a number of avenues to develop their professional learning networks and learn from one another.

Blogging gives educators a platform to share best practices, pose questions to their peers, and explore new ideas about teaching and learning.

Here, we’ve gathered 7 blogs that focus on technology integration, instructional technology, school leadership, and pedagogy. If you have a favorite blog that isn’t on this list, use the comment section below to let us know.

EDUCAUSE maintains a blog that is a mixture of of staff-produced posts on current topics and invited guest bloggers who share their thoughts on a wide variety of issues and themes important to higher education.

2. Higher Education Today
This blog from the American Council on Education features short takes on current news along with longer thought pieces from the Council’s senior leadership.

(Next page: 5 more higher education blogs)

Laura Ascione