Student Voice and the VLE: Questionnaires on Moodle

Student voice is a big part of modern school life and senior management teams need to take more notice of what students think.  Part of the way we achieve this is by using the Questionnaire functionality of our virtual learning environment (Moodle) to poll our students and get their opinions. Two ways that we have Read more about Student Voice and the VLE: Questionnaires on Moodle[…]

Improvements to Storybird [an email]

Hi, My name is Stuart and I’m an Assistant Headteacher and Head of ICT at one of the largest schools in the UK (2800 students). Firstly … we LOVE Storybird! It’s a great site and I’ve tweeted and blogged about how we used it in the classroom – http://www.stuartridout.com/post/347591517/writing-with-storybird The only thing that’s a little iffy Read more about Improvements to Storybird [an email][…]

BETT2010 and #TMBETT2010 … a review

Exciting times are ahead if teachers carrying on their excellent practice in the way I observed over the last couple of days. Firstly, BETT itself had a couple of highs for me. If I wasn’t out supporting someone by watching their #tmtakeover talk then I was concentrating on the “little stands”, those hidden gems that Read more about BETT2010 and #TMBETT2010 … a review[…]

#movemeon – same great tips … better value for money!

When we released #movemeon as a printed book we wanted it to look the best it could, so designed it in full colour … but colour costs £12.24 (still an excellent price) Now you can buy #movemeon with a full colour glossy cover but black and white printed inners for only £2.64. £2.64?!? You could Read more about #movemeon – same great tips … better value for money![…]