Monthly Archives: July 2014

DigiLittle Acorns: a personal learning network

Since December 2013, the science department at English Martyrs’ Catholic School have been working together on The DigiLittle Acorns Learning Network project. The network itself is intended initially as a school-wide platform, where staff can share information about innovative projects … Continue reading

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Interactive Maths: Final Reflections

This month has seen the completion of a number of our BSF ICT Innovation Projects. One of which is the Interactive Maths project by Corrina, Maths teacher at St Paul’s Catholic School. Corrina’s project focuses on the creation and use of … Continue reading

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Training Teachers in Mobile Learning: Final update

Sir Jonathan North Community College have been working on a BSF ICT Innovation Project which aims to develop staff pedagogy in the delivery of content and resources to students in a familiar and accessible manner; enhancing teaching and learning through the … Continue reading

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College Leader – New Technology Project

The College Leader project is led by Tony Tompkins, ICT Strategy Coordinator at The City of Leicester College. The project makes use of the city-wide DigiLit Leicester framework to support staff development and embed digital literacy across the College. A … Continue reading

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Investigating SharePoint as a Learning Environment: Training

Back in December Peter Williams, Maths teacher at The City of Leicester College, embarked upon an individual innovation project to investigate the use of SharePoint (part of the Office 365 package) as an alternative Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) for the … Continue reading

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Making Learning LAST: an update

With the end of the school year only hours away, here in the BSF ICT office we’re busy wrapping up and updating information on a number of a our Innovation Projects. One of these is the Making Learning LAST project … Continue reading

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MP6 Final – young people politically speaking

On Friday 27 June, the final of the Member of Parliament’s 6 (MP6) political speaking competition took place at Hamilton Community College. The competition is organised by Sera Shortland, the school’s Citizenship teacher, in partnership with Rt. Hon. Keith Vaz … Continue reading

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