Kick around

I had a nice time in the park with Phillippa and Duncan this morning.

Park with Phillippa

I had a great time at Irchester with Phillippa and Duncan.

A Design Thinking Model around Learning

Development Day at the Uni…

Today was the first NorthantsBLT development day this academic year and saw a different approach to the focus and structure of historic events. Previously, the days have focused around lots of sharing from schools with lots of opportunities to swap opinions on apps, use of online tools and ideas for using these in the classroom. […]

Down’s Syndrome Awareness Day

As it’s World Down’s Syndrome Awareness Day this week, I thought I’d share this video which was played recently at our fundraiser event for Ups ‘n’ Downs and the Down’s Syndrome Association. Down’s Syndrome Awareness Day is on the 21st day of the third month – significant because it is the 21st chromosome which there is […]

Teachmeet Presentation – Wikis 2 minutes (ish)

Sorry I can’t make it to the Alpha Plus TeachMeet but I thought I’d record this quick share on wikis – a great (and underused) tool.  This example is from a live school and was created with Matt Coleman (@mrc004) and his wonderful class. Good luck to Nick Hitchen (@Baldworm) and everyone at Alpha Plus […]

BETT 2012: Blogging Friday! #BlogFri

Today was all about blogging at BETT for me and those on the LP+ stand and I was delighted to interview several people over the course of the day.  This coincides with the new blogging features on the LP+4 platform which allow children and teachers to post in to the public domain, allowing for the […]

Techie Thursday!

As part of Techie Thursday on the LP+ stand, I spoke to two self confessed SharePoint Geeks, Tony Sheppard and Stuart Wilkie, both from Edugeek and with real experience across schools and Local Authorities.  As well as looking at the technology in the LP+4 stack, it was good to catch up with them both and […]