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  • Mobile Learning for All

    by - Sep 11, 2014
    Mobile learning for all just makes sense! Mobile learning is more understandable and attainable today than ever before, and at a global level it is an education equalizer. I’ve written and...
  • M-Learning Goes Mainstream

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    Is m-learning about to go mainstream? Each day, more than half a million new connections are made to the Internet. 500,000 people who were not on the Internet yesterday are today...
  • Andrey Sidenko: Russian Teacher of the Year 2013

    by - Sep 9, 2014
    ICT teacher Andrey Sidenko received the prestigious national ‘Teacher of the Year’ Award in Russia in 2013. He works at school N29 in Mytischi, a town in the Moscow region and...
  • Promethean Helps Mentor Young Citizens

    by - Sep 3, 2014
    Promethean Head Office in Blackburn, UK, recently hosted a group of young citizens from the NCS (National Citizens Services) programme, powered by The Challenge. They were there for a dress rehearsal...
  • EdTech: Beyond Hands Held High

    by - Aug 22, 2014
    EdTech can help us get beyond just hands held high. Having said that, I find it very interesting that the responses I still get for the reasons assessment technology isn’t used...
  • No Reason for No Technology!

    by - Aug 21, 2014
    Today, a school without appropriate technology in the hands of students and teachers, as well as the right types of small and large group learning digital resources, continues to put students...
  • Why “Engage” If Everyone Understands “Participate”?

    by - Jul 30, 2014
    I’ve just spent some time beating the stuffing out of myself for using the words engage and engagement too much, when speaking of what we’d like students to do, and what...
  • TALIS Topic of Free Global Teaching Webinar

    by - Jul 11, 2014
    If you’ve tried incorporating reflection and feedback into the learning process, the Teaching and Learning International Survey, TALIS, from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) aims to do the...
  • EFF10, Michael Fullan, and Me

    by - Jul 10, 2014
    If you know me, you know that I enjoy fishing out where the fish don’t bite, so apologies for this unusual recap to my participation in the 10th EFF Debate. While...
  • Student Voice: Quest for Work Experience

    by - Jul 7, 2014
    Enjoy a career conversation with Brittany—a teenager, who is discovering there’s an unclear path to her future, as well as that of her classmates. ‘Student Voice’ is an important concept but...