The Guardian (blog)Game on: using computer games to captivate your classThe Guardian (blog)Here, he tells us what he hopes the future holds for games based learning, how to convince a reluctant head teacher of its potential and recommends some...
"What I want to do in this post is to introduce you to some successful educational wikis created and run by educators like you and me . This list of wiki is a must see by every teacher and it would be better if you bookmark it for later reference."
Creative Kids Tales was established in 2011, Creative Kids Tales is an Australian website that aims to bring together unpublished children’s authors. For the time being it will only be open to Australian writers.
TV NEWS Search and Borrow is a service that allows you to: Search broadcasts using closed captioning, Borrow broadcasts on DVD, View 30-second streamed segments, Cite specific clips, Annotate moments, and Research 2012 U.S.
If you're short on time but looking to learn about some of the coolest and most engaging web 2.0 tools, you're in luck! From Today's Meet to Socrative, there's plenty here for a teacher on the go but in the know.
A well made flash resource that introduces the features of a forest and our responsibilities to look after them. The resource is generic enough that it is useful for forest locations from around the world.
First, the bad (that’s the way I prefer it): To have new and great ideas require work. The belief that an excellent idea just pops into your head in an AHA! moment is wrong. Eureka, like overnight success, takes time.