1.)Why does the author of the article feel that the blogs are beneficial to education?
The author feels that the blogs are beneficial to be used for educational purposes, as the program is user-friendly technology, highly motivational to students, excellent opprotunities for students, effective forums, and powerful tools to enable and edit your programs.
2.) Based on the article, what do you feel is the most important feature of blogs in making them beneficial to a students education?
I feel that the most important feature of blogs is how you can have Classroom management, Student Collaborations, Classroom Discussion, and have student portfollio. You can have access to classroom discussion on certain subjects and topics, voice your concern and make suggestions.