Kidblog

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Founded in 2010, Kidblog started in co-founder Matt Hardy’s 4th grade classroom as a way for students to replace paper notebooks. Since then, Kidblog has become the largest student blogging platform, used by teachers around the world to engage students in the writing process. Our core mission is to provide teachers with a safe platform for students to share their voice with an authentic audience.
TypePrivate
Founded2010
HQMinneapolis, US
Websitekidblog.org

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)7

Kidblog Office Locations

Kidblog has an office in Minneapolis
Minneapolis, US (HQ)
212 3rd Ave N #478
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Kidblog Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2010

Kidblog total Funding

$1.2 m

Kidblog latest funding size

$1 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago

Kidblog investors

Kidblog's latest funding round in September 2016 was reported to be $1 m. In total, Kidblog has raised $1.2 m
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Kidblog Online and Social Media Presence

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Kidblog Blogs

Using Kidblog to Teach (and be taught)

  As a STEM teacher, I am always reminding myself to ‘let go’ and give students more ownership of their learning. To help with this practice, I offered students a chance to apply for a ‘Blogging Assistant’ job with me. Two students chose to apply, submit letters of reference and were interviewed by …

Kidblog Podcast: Teaching Digital Citizenship

Mr. Mark Pluckrose will be our knowledgeable teacher presenter sharing his ideas on teaching digital citizenship and the power of comments with education professionals like you interested in learning more integrating these lessons into your day to day classroom activities, and curriculums. Stay tune…

Kidblog Podcast: Addressing Digital Security Topics in Middle to High School Classrooms

In this podcast, Dr. Karen Fiorillo gives advice on instructing middle and high school students on digital safety best practices by diving into digital security topics, scenarios to address said topics in the classroom, and why these conversations continue to be relevant and vital to discuss. Check …

Kidblog Podcast: Dual Language blogging, student and teacher perspectives

This is the fifth in our Kidblog Podcast Series which features authentic opinions and experiences of some of our most successful Kidblog users. In this podcast, we teamed up with Ms. Marina Rodriguez and her former student Josefina Medina-Perez to share authentic experiences of teaching and learning…

ISTE 2018 #notatISTE

Many Kidblog teachers are getting excited to attend (or present at) the ISTE18 conference hosted in Chicago! ISTE (International Society for Technology in Education) is a nonprofit membership association for educators focused on educational technology. The ISTE conference is “the place where educato…

Password Best Practices

You trust Kidblog to create a safe, secure space for your students. How do you ensure your students' passwords are strong enough? When teachers create student accounts, they often establish a basic or shared password that can be easily distributed and remembered by students. This is a great way to …
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Kidblog Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kidblog founded?

    Kidblog was founded in 2010.

  • How many employees does Kidblog have?

    Kidblog has 7 employees.

  • Who are Kidblog competitors?

    Competitors of Kidblog include Autoblog, Knowledge to Practice and CourseKey.

  • Where is Kidblog headquarters?

    Kidblog headquarters is located at 212 3rd Ave N #478, Minneapolis.

  • Where are Kidblog offices?

    Kidblog has an office in Minneapolis.

  • How many offices does Kidblog have?

    Kidblog has 1 office.