Online Productivity and RSS Feeds

October Video:


RSS in Plain English:

RSS Feeds

What are RSS Feeds?

The Power of RSS Feeds

Internet Usage

Electronic Media Use

Digital Set to Surpass TV in Media Use

Global Trends in Tablet and Smartphone Use While Watching TV

How People Spend Their Time Online


***Be sure you download the Flipboard app and Feedly app to your iPad before we meet***


Flipboard User Guide

Flipboard Tutorials

Flipboard Safari Link

15 Fantastic Ways to Use Flipboard



Feedly Tutorial

Feedly Tricks and Tips

Suggested Blogs to Follow

Cool Cat Teacher

Free Technology for Teachers

Larry Ferlazzo’s Websites of the Day

EdTech Central


21st Century Education Technology and Learning

The Web 2.0 Connected Classroom

Find more: Top 100 Technology Blogs for Teachers

YouTube Channels

Ted ED

Ted Talks

Teachers on Twitter

Richard Byrne

Stephanie Madlinger

Shannon Miller

Additional Apps to Explore





Assignments for October

  1. Set up your Flipboard or Feedly account, add 10 links to it at minimum.

Blog Assignments for October

  1. Write a reflection on the videos, our October class, and be sure to include your thoughts on how Flipboard or Feedly (or RSS feeds in general) could be used in the research process.
  2. For your article this month, choose one from a blogger you now follow (or a YouTube Channel or an article from someone you follow on Twitter), link the article in your blog and discuss the content.