Monthly Archives: June 2013

Open Badges Hands On Session

Following the success of the Open Badges Briefing in May, a hands-on workshop was held yesterday at De Montfort University. The focus of the session was on the practicalities of designing and creating Open Badges. As with the previous meeting, … Continue reading

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DigiLit Leicester – Secondary School Digital Literacy Framework and Survey

  The DigiLit Leicester project has been up and running for nine months now. We’ve been incredibly busy, working with 23 schools across Leicester to design and implement a digital literacy framework situated in secondary (11-18 year olds) school practice. … Continue reading

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School Educational Technologist Post – Job Description and Matrix

I’ve been working with Leicester City Council’s HR Department, in consultation with secondary schools, to create a new school post – Educational Technologist. The career grade post – with three grades defined – will be of particular interest to schools … Continue reading

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Space and Place – Geography Resources

Here in the ICT Strategy team, we’re always looking for interesting resources that we can share with staff across the City. This month, we’ve focused on resources to support Geography teaching and learning. Geocaching and Education Geocaching is a treasure … Continue reading

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