Edublogs

Tool Name
Edublogs

Tool Description

Edublogs lets you easily create & manage student & teacher blogs, quickly customize designs and include videos, photos & podcasts – based on WordPRess platform

Tool URL
http://edublogs.org/
Privacy Policy
http://edublogs.org/privacy-policy/
Terms of Use
http://edublogs.org/terms-of-service/
Specific data collected
Other
depends on how you connect
Use of collected information
Yes: The collection of information is limited to that which is needed for the identified purpose. The host site does not collect any extra information for other possible uses.

Student data source
Teacher

Advertising
NO: There is not third party advertising listed in the websites terms of service

Auditing
YES: There is a way to track (audit) student use of this tool.

Privacy and Security
YES: The privacy policy has been checked to ensure that privacy and security requirements are met by the tool.

Review committee information

Tool status = Accepted

Notes =

Please check out our in-house solutions prior to purchasing. SchoolBlogs and MyBlogs are both wordpress multisite installs that work the same as EduBlogs.

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KidBlog

Tool Name

KidBlog

Tool Description

Kidblog is designed for K-12 teachers who want to provide each student with an individual blog. Students publish posts and participate in academic discussions within a secure classroom blogging community. Teachers maintain complete control over student blogs and user accounts.

Specific data collected
Other
No personal information collected
Use of collected information
Yes: The collection of information is limited to that which is needed for the identified purpose. The host site does not collect any extra information for other possible uses.
Student data source
Teacher
Advertising
NO: There is not third party advertising listed in the websites terms of service
Auditing
YES: There is a way to track (audit) student use of this tool.
Privacy and Security
YES: The privacy policy has been checked to ensure that privacy and security requirements are met by the tool.
Review committee information

Tool status = Accepted
Notes =

Kidblog does not collect personal information from teachers or students. Teachers have administrative control over all student accounts. Blogs are viewable only by teachers and classmates or others set up as guests by teacher. There is no advertising of any kind.

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Blogger

Tool Name
Blogger

Tool Description

This is a replica of an online diary allowing for pictures to be attached.
Online information dispersement tool that can convey a lot of personal information. It can be used to help develop writing skills and document adventures.

Tool URL
www.blogger.com
Privacy Policy
http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/?hl=en
Terms of Use
http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/terms/
Specific data collected
Other

Use of collected information
No: The collection of information is not limited to that which is needed for the identified purposes. The host site may or does collect extra information for other possible uses.

Student data source
Teacher

Advertising
NO: There is not third party advertising listed in the websites terms of service

Auditing
NO: There is not a way to track (audit) student use of this tool.

Privacy and Security
YES: The privacy policy has been checked to ensure that privacy and security requirements are met by the tool.

Review committee information

Tool status = Accepted

Notes =

Form AF 180-D must be signed prior to use and parents must be aware of the scope. Students must be taught proper internet protocol with publishing.

Blogger will use your info to send you ads and try to connec t you with people online with similar interests gathered from your searching . You use can be tracked by cell towers.

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