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Occasional commentary on education, technology, culture and stuff.

Education

Do we need a national intranet?

19-09-2012

Do we need a national intranet?

Round table discussion led by Jaye Richards-Hill at teachmeet SLF 12 on the topic of Glow: do we need a national intranet? #slf12 #slf2012 #tmslf12 #edutalk

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 15.24MB - Duration: 27:28 m (77 kbps 44100 Hz)




A big hole in Glasgow: a big opportunity for Scotland

16-09-2012

A big hole in Glasgow: a big opportunity for Scotland

Massive investment is being made in physics at Strathclyde University for a Technology Innovation Centre representing wonderful opportunities for physics students in Scotland. Tell your pupils and your SMT. #investment #physics #edutalk

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CfE: assessment and curricular models

08-09-2012

CfE: assessment and curricular models

A consideration of anecdotal evidence that reporting and assessing within CfE is problematic and an impression that parents are moving to private education in frustration at state school confusion over the right model. #cfe #edutalk

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 3.05MB - Duration: 4:56 m (85 kbps 44100 Hz)




The natural teacher

01-09-2012

The natural teacher

A reflection on what makes a good teacher and consideration of whether there are people who have the attributes of a good teacher as part of themselves: are these natural teachers? #teachers #edutalk

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Childrens' voices

26-07-2012

Childrens' voices

A reflection on ethos and the task of making teachers of science. #edutalk #constructivism #science

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 3.02MB - Duration: 4:55 m (84 kbps 44100 Hz)




Skyboo

04-07-2012

Talking about working with Jim again, from 30,000 feet.

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Using social media in education

08-10-2011

Using social media in education

I’ve recorded an audioboo as a contribution to the consultation on the use of ICT in education taking place currently.

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