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Are you rounding up student answers? Teach like a Champion.

“Deep in thought” by RPatts on Flickr An essential part of being a better teacher, manager, student or leader is the ability to review and refine your practice and to be open to new ideas.  I am currently reading a book “Teach Like a Champion: 49 techniques that put students on the path to college” Read more about Are you rounding up student answers? Teach like a Champion.[…]


One of the ICT crimes in schools is buying technology but not using it. One of the most common technologies that suffer from this is the interactive whiteboard. Rather than buying new stuff, we are focusing on making the best of what we have got. Our school has lots of Promethean Activboards but many of Read more about ActivInspire[…]

Can you afford Office365 for Education?

Earlier this week Microsoft announced the pricing plans for Office365 for Education, the successor to the free live@edu.  Anyone who manages ICT services or is a budget holder will always we filled with dread when they read “pricing plan” as this often means expensive tiers and reduction of features. So is Microsoft pulling a “bait-and-switch” Read more about Can you afford Office365 for Education?[…]