This is a GREAT new blogging platform for students and teachers. Easy to set up and maintain, with no student email addresses needed. From their website:
“Kidblog.org is designed for elementary and middle school teachers who want to provide each student with their own, unique blog.
Kidblog’s simple, yet powerful tools allow students to publish posts and participate in discussions within a secure classroom blogging community. Teachers maintain complete control over student blogs.
Set up your class with no student email addresses.
Provide your students with an authentic, engaging, and interactive learning experience with Kidblog. Learn more…”