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

Last Test before launching the new Video Ed Channel

People who follow this blog regularly will know I frequently post tests from the audio/ video kit I own Read more

BAFTA Young Games Designer Competition at BETT 2017

Another quick Ad Hoc interview with the more interesting smaller stands at #BETT2017. This time with Melissa Phillips of Read more

STEAM EDUCATION at BETT 2017

Another of one of my ad hoc interviews at BETT 2017 - this time with Georgette Yakman at STEAM Read more

BETT 2017 - Globalism

This is the first of several quick and easy to digest video reports as part of the L4L News Read more

BETT 2017

I am filming at BETT this year. I am wearing several hats. One is that of filmaker for various commercial Read more

Finally ready for Monthly Broadcasts

I have been working on a small, home mini-studio for video recording for some years now. I want to be Read more

Michaela - Battle Hymn of the Tiger Teachers Audio on Soundcloud

I recently did a live-streaming job at Michaela Community School - as well as the liveStream and HD Video, Read more

theEDfiles Podcast

I have been heavily involved in launching a new "general" podcast for UK education. It's called theEDFiles and you Read more

Maternity and Paternity Teachers can show the way for everyone on workload

Today I went to the first MTPT forum This is the first MTPT Project-specific forum, aiming to introduce the Read more

#TeachMeet – Mark Anderson intro – Jill Berry – Presentation

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#TMLondon – Amajd Ali intro – Jaz Ampaw-Farr Presentation

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Another amazing presentation at #TMLondon from Jaz Ampaw-Farr.

TeachMeet London – Ross McGill’s Intro and QK Students

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I am putting up selections from TeachMeet London so people can see how high quality the presentations were. First up today is @TeacherToolkit‘s intro to the Teachmeet and the Quinten Kynaston pupils who are a credit to the school. Enjoy

TeachMeet London

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#TMLondon 1st half below I will start to put up highlights tomorrow but for now see the Head Girl’s speech at QK at around 12:41 minutes in. (hold your cursor above the timeline and click on the right time or click and drag to get to the time you want.) #TMLondon 2nd half below You can scrub through the films to the time you want.

DeepGram. AI and Deep learning for speech recognition and Transcription services.

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Excerpt: The Californian company DeepGram is a Web audio search tool that lets you browse and index audio and video files for key words. DeepGram uses AI and deep learning to perform speech recognition and also has a mechanism for automatic speech-to-text transcription. The better your recording, the more precise the search – just type the word in and it jumps to all the places where that word is spoken. This 30-minute interview with Donald Clark about Virtual Reality in Education was amazingly good at picking up every instance of Education in the file. It wasn’t that great at transcription but I can see that…