#LTTO- Assignment 1: Selecting Technology

Learning Outcomes By completing this assignment, you will demonstrate your achievement of the following learning outcomes: Describe and understand the importance and use of a range of online technologies in learning, teaching, and course design in contemporary education Develop an evidence-supported argument for selecting particular technologies to support an online component of your own course. …

A new class website

As the academic year has drawn to a close and we look ahead to next year, most teachers will be evaluating the successes of the year and looking to improve their approaches. This often takes the form of revised materials, handbooks, schemes of learning and assessment plans and for my learners, the online learning environment. …

Andy Griffiths (Samsung UK) – Technology to inspire a generation of creative and collaborative thinkers

The next generation need to be the thinkers, leaders and doers. Looking together for new solutions outside of silos. Creativity should be at the heart of our approach to education and technology is the engine of that creative education. #digitalcreativity Creativity is a way of thinking- it can be incorporated in STEM subjects just as …

iPad Apps

I've been using my iPad for more than two years now but it took me most of that time to get beyond using it as a glorified piece of paper. In this blog, I've listed the key apps I've been using and the ones I can recommend to you (this post is regularly updated). I'd be …

Sketchnoting

I have recently been very taken by the visual display of key messages created by the likes of @sylviaduckworth and @BryanMMathers, of the Think Out Loud Club. And then I came across this post, on one of my favourite blogs at the moment from Matt Miller (@DitchThatTxtbk). I love being creative and I think in …