Five ideas, approaches and attitudes to help you with #edtech in 2021

By CPD, EdTech, Leadership, Learning, Learning, Online Learning, Remote Learning, Work with meNo Comments

It’s that time of the year to be reflective and to think ahead and make plans. Reflecting back on 2020, one of the few silver linings, as noted by many, was the huge inroads into the progress made by the teaching profession in improving both their confidence and competence in…

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Welcome, as we open the final day on the 2020 #AppventCalendar and we find @BookCreatorApp!

By Appvent, Books, Chrome, Computing, EdTech, iPadNo Comments

Welcome to day 24, the final day of the 2020 Appvent Calendar!   What a fantastic selection of great apps we’ve had across the 24 days this year. Alongside my entries and guest entries, this year I’ve extended the initiative across not just ictevangelist.com but across to the global-edtech.com team…

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#AppventCalendar Day Thirteen – OBS Studio by @RonanMcNicholl @global_edtech

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Welcome to Day Thirteen of the 2020 Appvent Calendar! As has been a consistent theme on the calendar with tools that have been super helpful during the last twelve months, today’s offering behind door number thirteen is the popular, open-source software package that has been used to host quizzes, assemblies…

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How has #Education and #EdTech evolved during the Covid-19 crisis?

By Distance Learning, EdTech, Education, Ethics, Food for thought, Inclusion, Leadership, Learning, Online Learning, Remote Learning, Thought LeadershipNo Comments

There’s no getting away from what a difficult year it has been for everyone the world over. With Collins Dictionary making their word of the year ‘lockdown’ it is a clear sign of the times. Whilst other words such as ‘’Rona’ or ‘unprecedented’ or ‘the Vid’ might have also been…

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#AppventCalendar Day Nine – @ReallySchoolUK

By Appvent, Curriculum, Home Learning, Learning, Online Learning, Remote Learning, ResourcesNo Comments

Welcome to Day 9 of the 2020 Appvent Calendar! A consistent feature throughout the AppventCalendar event so far has been those tools and apps which have really helped to make a difference to communication, collaboration and teaching and learning throughout the pandemic. In the early years and primary setting one…

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#AppventCalendar Day Seven – iDEA by @RonanMcNicholl @global_edtech

By Appvent, EdTech, Free resource, Guest posts, Online LearningNo Comments

Welcome to Day Seven of the 2020 Appvent Calendar! It is, without doubt, more important than ever to share quality and reliable apps and websites that challenge students and facilitate independent and personalised learning.  Today we share yet another tool that has seen a surge in demand during the pandemic. …

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