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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#PoundlandPedagogy of Apps

By | Free resource, iPad | 5 Comments

What is #PoundlandPedagogy? #PoundlandPedagogy has become a popular teaching and learning phenomenon.  The hashtag was originally created by the lovely Isabella Wallace and you can find lots of teaching and learning resources on Twitter using this hashtag. The idea is where teachers use everyday items that can be purchased from a…

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Remixing great lessons: Challenge

By | T & L | 4 Comments

Great lessons have key characteristics. Many edu-bloggers have discussed the characteristics of great lessons but for me, the one person that nails it is as discussed in my introductory post to this series is Tom Sherrington. In his series he discusses the topic in some detail across ten posts. In my series I will…

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