Friday, April 29, 2005

Tagging Bookmarks with for Educators

Have you ever used

It is a great tool to share bookmarks with others. When you add a bookmark, you add tags that are related to the link.

How can educators and students use this?

There are many possibilities, and I am interested in exploring this more.Educators can tag and share their favorite educational websites and websites used to plan lessons. Educators can also organize their bookmarks better for courses or subjects they teach by using tags. Students can tag bookmarks they use for assignments. Students working on group projects can share bookmarks with each other.

Finding bookmarks tagged by others

By adding tags to your bookmarks, it helps others find bookmarks you use. For example, you are looking for bookmarks related to math that are tagged with math.

How do you find these bookmarks? goes here


What if you wanted to find a bookmark that uses both a math tag and education tag? goes here + tagname goes here

Education related tags

Listed below are education related tags that might have resources to help you. I am sure there are more tags, but this is a start.

Click the link and start exploring!! (history education) education) education)


Beth said...

Thanks for this post!

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Sue said...

Thanks for the post. I have become enchanted by and can see a myriad of uses for educators and students.

Thanks for the post; you have demystified social bookmarking.

Thanks again,


Alicia said...

This is a fabulous post.

I am a Masters of Library Science student, doing my final project for my MLS degree on for Teachers. My project will be to find, evaluate, and then tag a collection of websites for some Junior High English teachers.

Right now, I am collecting information on teachers currently using Why they are using it, how they are using it, what benefits they get from

You have said some great things there in this post. I hope I can mention them in my report.
If you have anything else that might be useful project, please comment here or email me! Thanks!

Robert Eiffert said...

There is also an RSS or XML feed.
Format is

Pop that into your reader and you will get updates as new sites are tagged.

marsha said...

This valuable information will help me get much better at tags. And I delighted that I found your blog.

I have been working to learn how to use tags more efficiently because I am trying to track writing in math class, using photos in math class and other specific things.

Planetoid said...

I organized the list as the following:

Stuart said...

My delicious account built for educators k-12 can be found here.