RSS Feeds in Education
This page explains what an rss feed is and how they can be used in education.
I am just beginning my exploration is rss in education. Immediately I see some
wonderful applications, but I have limited programming experience and I am
getting lost in some of the sites. To the best of my ability I will try to rss
feeds into plain language and clearly explain how they may be used in education.
If you have any suggestions or additions to this page please e-mail me!
Tutorial to get started, download in
Links to Background Information
http://radio.weblogs.com/ The 100
most subscribed to feeds.
http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Help with understand rss feeds.
http://www.weblogg-ed.com/rss_for_ed A tutorial for educators to learn more
about rss feeds.
http://ts.mivu.org/default.asp?show=article&id=2010 What is an rss and what
is possible in education...
http://www.naa.org/presstime/PTArtPage.cfm?AID=4924 Just what we need, an
article that explains rss feeds in plain English!
http://www.downes.ca/files/RSS_Educ.htm This is a good overview, explaining
why developers for education might be interested.
you have your news aggregator set to go here is a good list of rss feeds to
More education feeds to explore.
http://weblogs.asp.net/alexbarn/archive/2004/05/22/139461.aspx Rss versus
large collection of feeds.
http://ts.mivu.org/default.asp?show=article&id=2010 Information and
http://www.galileoweb.org/matsumoto/ Check out the rss feed of a high school
http://www.weblogg-ed.com/rss_links Links and resources about rss in
http://www.travisusd.k12.ca.us/travisusd/RSS/About_RSS.asp Feeds from Travis
USD in CA.
http://www.bryanisd.org/default.asp?pageID=170 Bryan ISD school district
feed, subscribe and see how they are using rss feeds.
http://www.sharpreader.net/ This is
the free program I use to read my rss feeds.
aggregator runs in Microsoft Outlook, $29 per year.
your Blogs and news
http://www.serence.com/site.php?action=ser_products,prod_klipfolio A small
Userland is about $40.00
Google's collection of resources.
Newsmonster is a web based aggregate, many new features.
An Open Source Encyclopedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page Explore this open source encyclopedia
filled with over 250,000 articles.
Print News vs. Digital News
http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20040612/fob7.asp Great article about
newspapers vs. information on a Palm.
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