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

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

Looking at the Scottish Learning Festival audio and video centre in Second Life

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Excerpt: As you know Learn 4 Life is hosting Connected Live at the Scottish Learning Festival for the whole of this year. If you want to beam into Second Life and look around the two spaces – one for looking at audio and video podacasts and one for discussion then download Second Life and head on down to the Connected Live space. Once you get there – here is a quick primer in how to set up your Second Life Client to see the audio and video. When your avatar arrives at the Connected Live space in Second Life you will want to…

Interview with Doug Belshaw

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Excerpt: In my last interview of the summer with key individuals in the Educational Web 2.0 world I talked with the amazing Doug Belshaw. Not only does he write an amazingly detailed practitioner blog http://teaching.mrbelshaw.co.uk/, he is one of the leading lights behind the revolutionary NextGen Teachers Web 2.0 Ning social networking group and he also manages to do all this and cope with newly acquired fatherhood. I have a lot of respect for his determination and vision. This country needs more teachers like Doug and they should be set up as examples of how to do it for the new generation of ultra…

Interview with David Wilcox

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Excerpt: In the second of 3 key interviews this summer with individuals who have a very deep insight into the new social networking technologies – I interviewed David Wilcox. He has a wonderful blog called Designing for Civil Society. He has been looking at the same kind of groundswell of activities in various different sectors involving Web 2.0 and social networking technologies. I was particularly drawn to his blog entry E-learning, Web 2.0…and games as mud maps which, for me, had several very relevant insights into the the whole process of social media and personalisation. David has the benefit of working in several…

Interview with Mark Berthelemy

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Excerpt: Last August I sat down to talk with key practitioners and thinkers on use of Web 2.0 and professional development in schools. One of the most interesting people with the greatest scope of experience and insight is Mark Berthelemy, Learning Solutions Architect, Capita Learning and Development. He had some fascinating things to say about the whole process of CPD in schools. The discussion ranged over many topics and his expertise and research in this field is second to none. Have a listen to the podcast here or play the file at the end of the entry. http://blip.tv/file/get/Learn4life-InterviewWithMarkBerthelemy612.mp3 Links and notes in…

Learn 4 Life scales up for hosting the Scottish Learning Festival in Second Life

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Excerpt: Learn 4 Life is now scaling up for hosting selected seminars and discussions at the Scottish Learning Festival on the 19th and 20th September. We are already selling advertising space around this event – see Softease’s shiny new stand above.http://slurl.com/secondlife/Learn4Life/192/158/26We will be issuing details of events day by day.Also keep your eyes peeled for the L4L Island’s launch parteee on the evening of the 18th just before festival launch!carafate onlinecarafate pricesbuy zantaccheap bentylorder protonixaciphex 20 mgaciphex prescriptionreglan onlinecytotec 200 mgnicotinell stop smokingnicotinell stop smokingnicotinell pricescheap nirdoshorder stop smoking patchdiscount wellbutrinwellbutrin free shipping generic valium buy valium cheap valium valium side…