Some advice for Teachers new to Twitter in the new term

Everyone seems to be writing a blog on different aspects of advice for new teachers. Here's some for a Read more

Getting ready to launch a Twitter broadcast season

BUILDING A STUDIO Over the last few months and years I've been testing and building a small TV studio to Read more

Update on Professional Video Streaming through Twitter

This morning I finally cracked it. Good Video and superb audio with camera switching. I have been working on Read more

Video livestreaming through Wirecast to Persicope and out to Twitter

After a 7 month break, I've been working on being able to make quick video posts out through Twitter Read more

360 test

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We launch Mikeybot on Kickstarter

Together with a few colleagues I have launched a Kickstarter campaign > theMikeybot. This is a simple, cheap, wireless drawing Read more

Online resource for students

I don't get much mail through this site but recently a reader wanted to point out a resource for Read more

Pre-filming test 1

I'm pretty close to the look I want for a documentary I'm going to make on the state of Read more

Cheap way to do camera crane shots and "flying" for video - Old boom pole + Zhiun Smooth Q Gimbal

I've been testing a cheap way to get "crane" shots using a Zhiun Smooth Q Gimbal and a modified Read more

All that glisters - from the archive...

Three years ago I made 3 online TV programmes about the innovative use of technology in schools. This was a Read more

podcasting

L4L Podcast 2

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The second podcast is out – short and sweet and a precursor to more regular content. Honest! This is more a test of the new mics etc I am using to get that “broadcast” sound I’m always obsessing over – this is pretty close. (Best Listened to through headphones or good reference sound speakers).

How to use the L4L Podcast Interactive Show Notes Booklet

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Look at the film below to see how to use the L4L Podcast Show notes Booklets. A lot of people do not realise how interactive/ informative it is especially on a tablet computer.   Once you’ve seen the film give the notes a go by clicking here. Each podcast also has its own RSS feed so you can add it to your feed reader to see all the feeds.

Learn 4 Life Podcast 1

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Show Notes

Show Notes for L4L Podcast – Summer Term 1

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The Learn 4 Life Podcast is back!

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Welcome to the Learn 4 Life Podcast Here is the audio tease for the next season of L4L’s News Podcasts for the Summer Term. We hope you enjoy the format – more to come next week. This week is only a tease to get you going but we will be going out more in-depth each week on UK Education topics. News and views from the Grass Roots for practising teachers and educators.

L4LTV Long interview with Jon Chippindall about KS1/2 Computing Resources

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Excerpt: As part of the L4LTV series I have included the long interview I did with Jon Chippindall about his KS1/2 Computing Curricular resources for the new UK Computing Curriculum here. Scrub to 27:15 to see the interview (you may want to wacth the whole programme). I take far more video and audio interviews than those I include in the eventual fortnightly TV Programmes so I will release that content as the TV Station rolls out each week with the annotated or updated interviews. This is supplementary content that can be linked to and referenced for academic or other purposes. Links to archive.org will…