The World Wide Web provides the opportunity for anyone with an internet connection to share information with a vast global audience - previously the domain of mega-rich media moguls!
While the promise of the Internet has always been access to global publishing for everyone, the technology to make this a reality has always been a bit of a hurdle.
While the browsing and consuming of information on the web has always been relatively simple (and most often the focus of school activities), the creating and publishing of information on the web has been more complicated.
Some new on-line applications - known as Web 2.0, Read/Write Web, The Cloud - are now making the publishing of information on the web much more accessible. These applications provide some exciting new opportunities for those of us in the education sector.
These pages discuss some options available to educators to engage in web publishing opportunities for both themselves, their students and their school communities.