Writing for the Web: Blogs and Wikis to Support Literacy

Writing for the Web can help increase motivation for writing and help your students learn how to adapt their texts for different audiences, tasks, purposes, and disciplines. These writing skills can help students meet the College and Career Readiness Standards for Reading, Writing, and Speaking and Listening. Explore this Tech Research Brief to learn how blogs and wikis can be used in the classroom, and the research that supports this approach.