"I am developing work around Voicethread at the moment and believe that it has huge potential for collaboraitve work both within the same class or institution but also potentially for classes in different countries. (I am working with two classes who…"
"Whenever my previous school (I have recently moved into advisory work) had some CPD we then gave 5 minutes to the start of staff meetings for someone to talk about how they had applied what we had covered in their teaching and the impact it had -…"
Welcome Primary Educators! Teaching students from ages 5 to 14 requires loads of subjects to cover and loads of resources to share. Join this group to reflect about your classes and brainstorm ideas for improvement.See More
"I was in this position joining a new school in England a while ago - we went for two approaches and i would now add a third.
1) We designated barometer teachers (at first unofficially and then more openly) These were the barometers of where we were…"
This group exists as a place to take the weekly #edchat topics on Twitter and let them guide us towards creating the ideal 21st Century School. After discussing and building this school collaboratively, the aim is to actually get it built!See More
A group where educators can learn and identify which Educational Technology tools are appropriate for them.I'm hoping to simplify this process for educators and am open to any feedback (organization, specific sites, beta vs ready, etc etc.)See More
I was involved in the initial centrally led rollout of IWBs in England about five years ago and there are some areas we came across of real significance during the introduction of IWBs in the classroom
- Teacher talk (almost inevitably)…"
You have a great lesson planned for today, and the internet is down. Your supervisor is lurking in the doorway, you can just smell the observation coming. What do you do?You teach your kids how to create hyperlinks with just PowerPoint or Google Slides!Here’s my plan.Begin the lesson with having the students create the first slide, a “Table of Contents” sort of slide. Mine looks like this.…See More