Welcome to District #279's Blog Help Documentation. You can visit Osseo Area Schools' main blog at http://blogs.district279.org.
Use the navigation menu on the left to find the information needed. Each main topic page will provide you with the basics of that topic and the sub pages will go into further detail. Use the "Search this site" feature (located on the top, right of this site) to search for specific questions or topics.
Below are the main starting points when choosing to work with blogs.
The WordPress MU professional development Moodle Course is designed to help members of District 279 with the WordPress MU software. The course was designed to introduce the end-user to different WordPress MU features, starting with the most basic of posting to more advanced functions. With that said, an individual can successfully use WordPress MU by completing the first three sections (Registration, Customizing Your Blog, and Writing a Post).
It will take up to five (5) days to approve your blog. You will receive this email confirmation when your blog is approved and ready to use.
To register a blog:
You will be able to view your blog or other blogs at:
http://blogs.district279.org/networkid/ after it has been approved.
Basics, Terms or Working with blogs section. All that you need to do is create your account and register for a blog which was covered above.
Example: Teacher creates a blog titled "Mrs. Johnson's 5th Grade Class". She can be the administrator of the blog and add students as "authors" (or another role) which has limited permissions. This allows students to create posts while be monitored by the teacher.
What needs to be done: