Since we are in a new era, it's a compulsion for us to keep up with the technology.
"Teachers have been using blogs for many years, and their use of blogging appears positioned for continued growth. Teachers use blogs to provide assignments to students, to communicate with other teachers about classroom experiences, or with other educators about the use of educational technologies, and for many other purposes.
Blogging can also provide an easy way for teachers to give parents insight into what’s going on in the classroom. I believe this type of school-to-parent communication will also increase, hopefully becoming commonplace in years ahead.
To provide some structure to this overview, I’ve chosen to consider teacher’s blogging efforts from two primary perspectives: Teachers blogging to communicate with other teachers (which I think by default includes the ‘Internet audience’ in general); and teachers blogging to communicate with students (which includes a look at the use of blogging by teachers to the parent audience)."
Here are some examples: