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Education Blogs is a collaborative website managed by the technology staff in the College of Education and Human Services at Central Michigan University.  CMU students, faculty, and staff may login using their Global ID, and a personal blog will automatically be created for them.

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Edublog Spring 2013 Updates

This update includes a number of improvements to WordPress:

  • New Media Manager
  • New Theme: Twenty Twelve
  • New Theme customizer
  • Embed support for Twitter, SoundCloud, SlideShare, and Instagram

If you encounter any problems with your blog since the update, please leave a comment on this page or contact EHS Tech Support with your issue.

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Edublog Spring 2012 Updates

This update adds a few new features and makes learning the blog software a little easier for new users.

Experienced users will appreciate the new drag-and-drop uploader, hover menus for the navigation, the new toolbar, improved co-editing support, and the new Tumblr importer.  There are significant improvements for people completely new to the software, with pointer tips for new features, a friendly welcome message for first-time users, and revamped help tabs throughout the interface. Finally the dashboard experience has been improved on the iPad and other tablets with better touch support.

If you encounter any problems with your blog since the update, please leave a comment on this page or contact EHS Tech Support with your issue.

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Edublog Summer 2011 Updates

  • Updated to latest version of WordPress, which includes a new admin bar.
  • SSL encryption is no longer required for the entire site.  It is now only required for logging in.
  • Removed unused BuddyPress social networking components.
  • Removed problematic site-wide tags and search.
  • Removed a couple of insecure themes.  If your blog used one of these themes it will be reset to the default theme.

Feel free to comment on this message with new theme suggestions if you would like to see the selection expand.  If your desired theme meets our security and quality standards we will be happy to add it to the site.

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