Ian Guest

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Echofon

Echofon for Twitter<p>Never Read a Tweet Twice<p>Echofon automatically keeps unread tweets in sync between apps on different devices.<p>Media Made Easy<p>Our …

Supporting the Tool without Teaching the Tool

In a recent blog, +Vicki Davis shared about the idea of having an 'App of the Week', where she has a focus each week on a particular application. As …

Article: Licence revoked

<i>In late October the Department for Education decided to gag its own Computing Expert Group. Chair Bob Harrison tells his story</i><p>Otto von Bismarck, via …

In the pICTure

<i>Posted by IaninSheffield in Uncategorized. <br>add a comment</i><p>flickr photo by BBC Radio 4 https://flickr.com/photos/bbcradio4/4741887686 shared under a …

Anyone have a Web elf to spare?

Anyone have a Web elf to spare? <i>November 17, 2013</i><p><i>Posted by IaninSheffield in Musings.<br>Tags: blogging, commenting, writing <br>trackback</i><p>I’m not sure …

start.me

A Modern-day bookmark manager • A place for your favorites • A news feed (RSS) reader • A browser startpage • A portal for your team • For …

Whither MOOCs?

Universal access to high-quality college courses at low cost for students anywhere with an Internet connection continues to make Massive Online Open …

The weird iPad-only school in the Netherlands that may be the future of education

LA Unified recently became one of the biggest school districts to buy iPads (s aapl) for all 30,000 students as additional learning aids for its …

MOOCs, MIT and Magic

MOOC panel: Dan Hastings, Anant Agarwal, Tony Bates, Sanjay Sarma, John Daniel<p>In my previous post, there were two sessions at the LINC 2013 …

Play

In the first year of a new personalized learning program, a large San Diego district experiences small victories despite growing pains.

Is BYOD good for learners and teachers?

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) certainly seems to be a topic among many school leaders – locally and nationally. In fact, at the state technology …

Social Media in Academia – Technology Enhanced Learning Blog

Announced this week, the ETNA (Enhanced Training Needs Analysis) 2012 survey has found that “nearly three quarters of academics in further education …

Experience of developing Twitter-based communities of practice in higher education | Lewis

This article presents the results of a case study of the use of a microblogging tool by a university academic to increase their knowledge and …

Social Media

21st century Pedagogy | Educational Origami

Even if you have a 21st Century classroom, flexible and adaptable; even if you are a 21st Century teacher ; An adaptor, a communicator, a leader and …

Web 2.0 Tools - Technology Integration

• Glogster: EXCELLENT!!! - Add Images, Photos, Audio, Video - A++<br>• ThingLink: Create a Poster - Insert links.<br>• Popplet: Embed Multimedia - Easily Show …

10 Great Tools for Academic Research You Should Know about

Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content, allowing you to add it to your personal library with a single click. Whether …

How do we weigh an academic’s time?

How do we weigh an academic’s time? <i>May 25, 2013</i><p><i>Posted by IaninSheffield in CPD, Musings, Teaching Idea.<br>Tags: academic, flipped classroom, flipping,</i> …