Interview with Girls Who Code community partnerships manager Jackson Thomas

I only film new, non-profit, innovative, worthwhile organisations at BETT/the Education Show each year. Finding them is like looking Read more

Interview with Mitch Resnick - MIT Media Lab - about Scratch 3.0 at BETT 2019

I walked into the Press enclosure at Bett 2019 and bumped into Mitch Resnick. He kindly agreed to do Read more

Filming at BETT 2019

This is probably my last year filming at BETT 2019. In order to get good interviews on the fly Read more

The English Curriculum 2019

Well - I lasted six months and I'm back. The latter half of this year has been devoted to Read more

My last Video Interview in UK education - Clare Sealy on No More Marking

I am now retired from making videos on UK education - here is an extract from the last video Read more

The L4L courses site now has free easy access

My course http://l4lcourses.co.uk/enrol/index.php?id=5 - 'how to set up a cheap professional filming unit for schools' is now completely open Read more

Testing the SmallHD Focus monitor with my Sony A5100 camera

I have just bought a SmallHD Focus 5" Monitor for use with my smaller cameras - especially the point Read more

BETT 2018

Here's a quick video roundup of my impressions of this year's BETT. Every year I interview one or two people Read more

BETT 2018

This is one of a couple of posts I'll be doing about BETT 2018. This year I spent some time Read more

A Modest Proposal

Multimedia Resources by Teacher Communities Here is a modest proposal I'm making to DFE and the Chartered College of Teaching. Read more

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14-19 Curriculum Review, Impact on the Offer and Learner Choice

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Margaret Wright, Adviser for ICT, QCA The Education and Skills white papers proposed reviews of the ICT curriculum and ICT general qualifications in schools, including GCSE and GCE A Level. In addition, two new qualifications were proposed, one for functional skills in ICT and another, the specialised diploma in ICT. These changes are due for implementation in 2008 and 2009. This session will explore the curriculum and qualifications proposals and prompt thinking about what they might mean for the learner.

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Naace conference – Effective models for ICT CPD

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Tim Tarrant, head of ICT Team, TDA; Georgina Stein, Canterbury Christ Church University; Margaret Baxter, Teacher ICT Tea Member and AST at Eccleston lane Ends Primry School and Outreach worker delivering Hands on Support for St Helens LA; Joe Goodwin, Vice Principal, Greensward College and Sarah Neild, Teacher, ICT Coordinator and AST at Birchley St Mary’s Catholic primary School and Outreach worker delivering Hands on Support for St Helens LA.

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Interview with Sean Keogh – Moodle Hosting

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Excerpt: Click to Play We talked with a very tired Sean Keogh late on Friday at BETT 2007 – he'd obviously been doing a lot of business. He runs the most experienced Moodle Hosting and Services company in the UK pteppic.net.Although Moodle is free to download and use, the allied services are what are important in maintaining a realistically secure and strategic position for your school or LA. Sean has organised the MoodleMoot conference for UK Moodlers for the last 3 years (this year it will be Jason Cole's turn to take on the mantle).Pteppic.net hosts and maintains over 50 schools' Moodles…

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Interview with Charles Worth – Infomapper

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Charles Worth of WebBased Ltd talks about Infomapper – the mapping resource that grew out from a LA based resource to the Web 2.0 site it is now. Charles talks us through the site and it’s free and paid for features.

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World’s First Virtual Pop-Up Book – 3 Little Cowboy Builders!

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Recommended by Tim Rylands we went along to the Shoo-fly stand to talk with Anne Curtis. Anne Curtis, creative director of shooflypublishing and advisory teacher, talks to L4L about shoo-fly's virtual pop-up book – The 3 Little Cowboy Builders.
This is a highly imaginitive product and is probably the world's first virtual pop-up book – it brings the fun back into teaching and the classroom…

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