RSS: A Quick Start Guide for Educators
Will Richardson, www.weblogg-ed.com
Ver. 1.5, Updated 3/29/05
• Setting Up an RSS Feed Reader
• Finding and Adding Feeds
• Using RSS Feeds in the Classroom
o RSS Feeds with Student Weblogs
o RSS Feeds without Student Weblogs
o RSS Search Feeds
o just what is RSS and how can it be used in education? Depending on who
you talk to, RSS stands for Rich Site Summary or Real Simple Syndication.
Either way, RSS is a real important technology that information specialists and
educators would be well advised to harness sooner rather than later.