Below, check out the latest CLMOOC blog posts from around the web by Making Learning Connected participants. (Learn how you can submit your blog here.)

See a list of all blogs submitted.

Setting up the Music Space
I’ve had Science Journal app on my phone (Android) for some time now, and every so often, I pull it out to play with it. But last night, as my new/old band began to play for the first time in over a year with a PA system and guitar amps [...]
Thu, Jul 28, 2016
Source Kevin
Automatticians, the people who build WordPress.com, participate in events and projects around the world every day. Periodically, they report back on the exciting things they do in the community. This week, we share our experience at the Podcast Movement 2016 conference. People use WordPress.com to share many types of stories, from written [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016
Source The Second Level
Draft: WMWP Badges and Micro-Credential Brainstorming
At a leadership retreat for our Western Massachusetts Writing Project, we have been talking about “pathways” into leadership opportunities for teachers at our site. It’s part of a larger initiative supported by the National Writing Project. I am not part of the core group at our site (which is led [...]
Wed, Jul 27, 2016
Source Kevin
CLMOOC Postcard Collection
We’re trying something new with the CLMOOC this coming week: instead of continuing on with the weekly Make Cycles (which aren’t time-dependent anyway), we are entering a Brake/Break Week – or, as Anna Smith so thoughtfully put it, a Purposeful Pause. In other years of CLMOOC, folks have expressed a need [...]
Mon, Jul 25, 2016
Source Kevin
Created and Shared by Melvina Kurashige We’ve been releasing Daily Connects every day for the CLMOOC, and even before the CLMOOC started. The Daily Connect is inspired by the Daily Create, and it first came about during an earlier open course called Connected Courses (from 2014). For this year’s CLMOOC, I [...]
Sun, Jul 24, 2016
Source Kevin
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This summer has been tough. Hell, this year has been tough. Okay, this lifetime. But it seems there have been more and more reports, each week, of atrocities around the world. And each time they hit me hard. Somehow the attack in Nice, France on Bastille Day 2016 hit me the [...]
Fri, Jul 15, 2016
Source Youre The Teacher
As part of our effort to build a localized Spanish-speaking support team, the Happiness Hiring team at Automattic recently had the opportunity to connect with WordPress communities in Argentina and Spain. From speaking engagements to networking events, our trip was a great way to meet local communities that are passionate about WordPress and exemplary [...]
Wed, Jul 13, 2016
Source The Second Level
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I have sometimes participated off and on in #clmooc–Connected Learning MOOC. This is an open, online course that’s about connecting with others and making things. I don’t know how much I’ll be able to participate this year either, but I’ll do what I can! The first “make cycle” is all about [...]
Tue, Jul 12, 2016
Source Youre The Teacher
Lots of us like to share photography on our sites, so we’re excited to add two photography courses to the Blogging U. library! These free 10-day courses help you sharpen your visual eye so you can create a beautiful photoblog, enhance your website with images, or just get more comfortable with [...]
Mon, Jul 11, 2016
Source The Second Level
Karuna WordPress Theme
It’s Theme Thursday, and I’m excited to present a new free theme called Karuna! Karuna Karuna, designed by Mel Choyce, is a clean business theme designed with health and wellness-focused sites in mind. With bright, bold colors, prominent featured images, a sleek responsive design, and support for customer testimonials, your business’ brand is sure to shine with [...]
Thu, Jul 07, 2016
Source The Second Level