Douglas Sutherland

121 Flips | 4 Magazines | 5 Following | 3 Followers | @Threft | Primary school teacher from Australia

Learn Blender with a poster infographic

Learn blender with a poster!<p>Here is my contribute to the best 3d opensource application. A complete infographic map to help finding the way in …

Infographics

How to Integrate Technology without Losing Your Teacher Mind

<b>by Jennifer Gonzalez</b><p>So you’ve decided it’s time to add more technology to your educational repertoire. The process won’t be painless: Technology can …

Coding in the Curriculum for Creating rather than Consuming

Do you wonder why it’s important to help pupils learn to code?<p>The products of coding or computer programming are around us every day, whether we see …

The tech divide: An opportunity gap schools must close

<b>By Robert Baker</b><p>Computer programming is growing at twice the average rate of national job growth according to Code.org —and by 2020 there could be …

Education Technology

Tutorial: How to Make a Spider Web in Blender

Halloween is getting closer, and this new tutorial by Gleb Alexandrov is perfectly timed - learn how to create convincing spiderwebs in 3D in Blender!<p>…

CG Cookie

Game Development

OneNote—the Swiss Army Knife of education

<i>Today’s post was written by Sandi Adams, technology project specialist for Cherokee County District.</i>Fall is my favorite time of year to get outdoors …

Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013: Best Of awards

<i>This article was written by Jane Hart, for November 2013 edition of eLearning</i> <i>Age magazine.</i><p>As it’s Award season, I thought I would write my column …

Education Technology

Tutorial: How to Create Realistic Puddles

Add realistic puddles to your night scenes to improve their 'balance' and visual attraction. Andrew talks you through creating wet looking materials …

3D Modeling

Using open educational resources to make your own textbook? You need OneNote!

<i>Today’s post was written by Brent Thrasher, 8th grade Math teacher at Rickman Elementary School.</i>This past spring our school district started tossing …

Education Technology

Share with the click of a button in Office 2016

<i>Welcome to the Collaboration in Office blog!</i><i>With the recent release of Office 2016 and a renewed focus on making it easier for our users to</i> …

Apps

Top teacher-requested features added to OneNote Class Notebooks

School has started in most parts of the world, and the OneNote team has some exciting announcements to share! As we mentioned on the Microsoft …

Teaching

B3D developer sneak peek #24

Blender 2.76 is coming - and a new sneak peek will help you to grasp most new features in the node editor, cycles renderer, viewport and the …

Learn how to work with Dynamic Paint in Blender 3D

Blender's Dynamic Paint feature allows you to simulate effects like rain puddles. SottoZen's latest video tutorial gives a quick introduction. I …

Tutorials

Teaching Students To Think Using Drawing and Sketching

Drawing and sketching is a great way to develop analytical skills and critical thinking. It is the connection between the eye and heart and hand.

The new Visio is here—work visually

Visio is the industry-leading diagramming solution used by over 12 million users, and today we’re thrilled to share our latest innovations with …

Data Visualization