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Innovative and purposeful use of
technology linked to pedagogy,
at the heart of everything I do.

 

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A little respect

By | Social Media | No Comments

How do you interact on Twitter and other social media?   I have said for a long time that Twitter is the best teacher staffroom in the world. Why? I say this because the people frequenting Twitter are those that are seeking out resources, networking opportunities, looking to help other…

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App Autonomy

By | Learning | No Comments

As you may have noticed via my social media I recently did the opening keynote on the teacher day and the same on the leadership day at the JESS Digital Innovation Summit in Dubai. Whilst there I met one of their teachers, Tom Edge who presented and shared a great…

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Be the (#edtech) change

By | EdTech | No Comments

Mahatma Ghandi needs no introduction. Something he is famously quoted as having said is; “Be the change you wish to see in the world”. As it goes: “there is no reliable documentary evidence for the quotation. The closest verifiable remark we have from Gandhi is this: “If we could change…

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On social leadership

By | Social Media | No Comments

One of the key roles of a teacher is to act as role models for the young people in the classes within which they teach. I’m a firm believer in working with colleagues the same way as you would with children. I don’t mean that you treat adults as if they’re…

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Meet and greet

By | Positivity | No Comments

I taught a lesson today. Ok, so it was somewhat artificial. I was working for Apple at their national RTC (regional training centre) conference at the Belfry near Birmingham. One of my sessions there over the two days was looking at a new App they have called Apple Classroom. It really…

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Pokemon What?!

By | Learning | No Comments

I’ve just been catching up with my timeline following some recent conversations around using Pokemon Go as a tool to engage learners in the classroom. It first hit my attention when I received an email yesterday that Debra Kidd had written about it and then a short while later I…

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Stop! Don’t press send!

By | Leadership | No Comments

Email is great. I love it. Such a quick, efficient and immediate means of communication. Many of us use it and for good reason. Whenever I have a corridor conversation with a colleague I always make sure that I follow it up with an immediate email to summarise the conversation…

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An Apple for the teacher?

By | ADE | No Comments

Are you a school or educator using Apple technologies?   Chances are that if you are a school or educator with iPads or other Apple technology, you’ll want some decent opportunities for CPD. If you’re in this position then Apple have come up with something I’m confident you’ll be interested…

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Growth mindset for teachers

By | CPD | No Comments

Originally posted on educationevangelist.com; as I move these things together onto ICT Evangelist, and given the popularity of the sketchnote I made about Growth Mindset for Students, I thought I’d migrate this post over today. Reflecting back on the ideas here, perhaps these are some things that you could think…

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