Malcolm Wilson Falkirk ICT Curriculum Development Officer – ICT Changes & Challenges
David a teacher in Raigmore Primary School but also seconded part time to deliver G Suite for Education training with the Highland Council. David took time on his Highland commute to tell us about G-Suite in his classroom and across the Highlands. The audio drops for a few seconds now and then due to the mobile broadcast.
Reflecting on the impact of iPad 10 years into iPad and education – a journey that stretches from individual devices through school 1:1 programmes to increasingly large scale 1:1 projects like Glasgow. Technologies such as the iPad that have been disruptive and many of these changes have come as a consequence – this includes curriculum changes and a focus from governments across the world on what they call digital learning.
Malcolm Wilson, ICT Curriculum Development Officer for Falkirk Council Children’s Services. Supporting schools in using digital technology in learning and teaching.
Malcolm’s Blog: ICT for Teaching & Learning in Falkirk Primary Schools
Download: HANDsON ict MOOC
Discussing the HANDsON ict MOOC with Ania Rolinska & Ian Guest. Ania was a facilitator on the MOOC and Ian was a participant.
Handson ICT | Hands-On ICT: Learn, practice, teach creativity and ICT
Ania on twitter @anzbau, Mystory – Digital English and University of Glasgow :: Schools :: School of Modern Languages and Cultures :: Our staff :: Ms Anna Rolinska
Ania tells us that they are offering a condensed version of the MOOC in form of a hands-on face-to-face CPD opportunity for educators interested in integrating ICT in their practice following the learning design studio framework. The team would like to conduct those workshops by the end of the project, ie April. The HANDSON toolkit: A teacher training hands-on activity on ICT in education (PDF)
Kirsty Dunn on Chromebooks in Ormiston Primary, East Lothian.
@ordunnk Kirsty on Twitter