Paddling the Learning Pool – 8 Tools That Changed My Teaching. There’s a lot going on.
Educators seem overloaded with initiatives and expectations. Students appear weighed down by assessment and intervention. Open University Innovations Report #1. The series of reports explores new forms of teaching, learning and assessment for an interactive world, to guide teachers and policy makers in productive innovation.
View the Innovating Pedagogy report. This second report updates proposes ten innovations that are already in currency but have not yet had a profound influence on education. You can see a summary of each innovation at the menu on the right. Bloglovin, a design-conscious RSS meets Tumblr, gets Betaworks investment. When Mattias Swenson, Patrik Ring and their three co-founders first decided to launch a startup out of high school, the plan was to work on it for a year and then move on with their lives.
Growing up in Stockholm, they said, they didn’t know of anyone else who gave up university for entrepreneurship. But more than five years later, they’re still at it. And their startup Bloglovin, which is something like a visual RSS reader meets Tumblr for the entire blogosphere, is poised for a new level of growth. Health, Social & Childcare. Health, Social & Childcare. Interesting Ways. The Interesting Ways series continues to be a great example of crowdsourcing good quality classroom ideas and it has been a privilege connecting with all of the people who have taken time to add an idea.
It is remarkable what can be achieved and created together if you give people the right way to do it. Thanks for all the help so far. Interesting Ways to… Use Google Tools. The Design Thinking School. Design Thinking is more than "shop" class and some post-it notes.
It's more than simply 'making' things to solve a problem. We've taken the concepts of design thinking that we practice every week with creative companies in fashion, media and technology, and matched them with what the research shows us works for great learning. The result is a process that helps frame learning for which young people have more responsibility, more choice and deeper learning in any given field, from Shakespeare to Social Studies, Physics to Philosophy. We can work with schools on a regular basis through our NoTosh OnTap retainer basis, offering a low day rate fee with no hidden transport or accommodation charges. We can also run a programme to fit in with your school's regular professional development sessions. Digital Media & Learning. MoTEL Academy. Welcome to Mobile Technology Enhanced Learning In a world were technology underpins communication and collaboration it is imperative that we equip our learners with the skills and confidence to effectively utilise technology throughout their lives.
This portal aims to facilitate continuous professional development for mobile technologies. Showcase/Best Practice Technology Enhanced Learning Blogs. Learning Innovation. HandheldLearning’s Presentations on SlideShare. Di Dawson - About Di. Hi.
I’m Di Dawson – an independent trainer and consultant who can help you with all manners of e-learning, pedagogical advice for successful online training and I can advise how to use mobile technologies for teaching or training. Why not browse the topics for Learn and Lunch sessions – pick up a new skill in just 15 minutes or if you need to get started with e-learning , as a cost effective way to deliver training to your staff. And if you want a refresher train the trainer course or wish to learn skills to become an online trainer or to be able to deliver webinars or virtual classrooms then do talk to me. I’m also quite knowledgeable about ITQ.
The main page of Village e-Learning Consultancy. David Sugden proprietor. David Sugden email. Celebrating and transforming learning at Leeds City College. E-Learning Stuff. Course: Learner Support in using Technology in Learning. Free technology teacher training videos for teachers.