I regularly share my picks for the most useful posts of each month. I also publish a list of the month’s most popular posts, based on the number of times they are “clicked-on.”

I also share a list of Post Rank’s analysis of each month’s top posts. Post Rank uses a variety of ways to measure level of “engagement” that readers have with specific blog posts. I have a constantly updated “widget” on my blog’s sidebar that lists these posts, but I thought a monthly post would be helpful/interesting to subscribers who don’t regularly visit the blog itself.

Here are their rankings for the month of May:

Versions of Etherpad Are Raining From The Sky…

Online Tools For Real-Time Collaboration

Very Important Study On Learning & The Brain

My Best Posts On “Motivating” Students

My Best Posts On Books: Why They’re Important & How To Help Students Select, Read, Write & Discuss Them


The Best Sites For Learning About Immigration In The United States

“Will we succeed? The science of self-motivation”

“More Simple Ways To Introduce Reluctant Colleagues To Technology”

Here’s What I’m Doing For My Class Final Exam


This Is Why We Have To Be Very Careful With Error Correction

Fotobabble Gets Even Better!

MovieClips Gets Even Better!

Two Weeks Left To Contribute To The ESL/EFL/ELL Blog Carnival!

“How Americans See Europe”


My Concerns About Charters

The Best Sites For Learning About The Mount St. Helens Eruption

Updated “The Best…” List On Different Religions

Here We Go Again: Private Foundations Have A Place (And Have To Be Kept In Their Place)

Will Doodling Help Students Learn Better?

Some Great New “TED Talks” Resources

Resume Companion

Literati Game