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Blogging Is the New Persuasive Essay

Another look at the value of blogging

Shelley Wright teaches high school English, science and technology in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

"Blogging has the potential to reach and influence many. Furthermore, it has greater potential for being a life-long skill. And isn't that our goal in education? People from all walks and professions blog for the purpose of teaching, creating, and informing. A number of my recent Masters courses didn't require papers; instead, they required blogging. Why? Because blogging is the new persuasive essay."

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