Around the World in 8(0) Webcams – Limmud session 2011

As these details won’t be in the Limmud handbook… and as there are 10 places for online viewers… please pass on details of this session to anyone who may be interested! Around the World in 8(0) Webcams – Monday 26th December – 18.40-19.50 (GMT) http://limmud.org/conference/programme/sessions/411/#981   Joining Limmud conference, via webcam, for this session only […]

Limmud Conference Live Webcasts 2011

I’m very pleased that Limmud Conference¬†will once again be streaming a selection of sessions. Pleased partly because I was¬†one of the people who helped bring online streaming to Limmud last year and experimented with various forms of streaming for my own sessions in previous years. Pleased even more because I won’t be at Limmud this […]

Is there such a thing as too much innovation? #c84c

Tomorrow evening I’m doing a presentation and discussion to Collaborate for Change ( twitter hashtag #c84c) I ran a table discussion at the last c84c at BETT last January (you can see the video at the bottom of this blog post) on “How can we encourage teachers to take risks and innovate with technology”. The […]

Safer Internet Day 2011 – Top 10 Tips for Parents

This list of Top 10 E-safety tips for parents (and teachers) was originally put together by Marc Shoffren of Clore Shalom school and updated by us both for a session we did together on Limmud conference. I think it’s a great resource as it’s really simple and each point has a web resource. It also […]

Stream of conference on digital content creation for learning

All are welcome to watch the live stream of the World ORT Wingate Seminar on Digital Content Creation for learning. You can watch at http://www.ort.org/asp/page.asp?id=49 Schedule Monday 10th January 11:00-12:30 Keynote: Digital Media in Education Jonathan Drori, Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation, UK 14:00-15:30 IWB Workshop, “Essential Digital Resources for Your Classroom” Danny Nicholson, IWB Consultant […]

BETT 2011 – who to visit? where to start?

As part of my work at World ORT I’m organising a seminar next week which will be attended by 18 teachers from abroad. As part of the seminar we are spending an afternoon at BETT, a large educational technology exhibition with hundreds of exhibitors displaying their wares. It can be a rather imtimidating place for […]

BETT 2011 Fringe Unconferences and Extra Events

It’s time for BETT again. Despite the tightening belts in UK education it’s still the place to be for everything edtech. Some go to see specific products and services, some to collect free pens, some to network and some to just see what’s new. For those that want to network, learn and be inspired there […]

E-tools for education and community building session on Limmud

Last Tuesday I ran a session at Limmud conference on E-tools for education and community building at Limmud Conference UK. As promised I am including links to all the resources discussed here, this post also gives me a chance to thank all the people who helped me put the session together. You can watch the […]