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    • Nicholas Peachey

      ESL Activities to Explore Issues Around Human Migration

      By Nicholas Peachey
      http://quickshout.blogspot.com/2010/06/esl-activities-to-explore-issues-around.html Over the last few months I have been gradually working away at editing lesson plans and writing activities that exploit materials from the OPENCities project and I...
      • Nicholas Peachey

        Future of Educational Technology 3: Augmented Reality and ELT

        By Nicholas Peachey
        http://quickshout.blogspot.com/2010/06/future-of-educational-technology-3.html In this article I want to have a quick look at Augmented Reality and what potential it holds for the future of English language teaching.What’s Augmented...
        • Nicholas Peachey

          Image Based Speaking Activity for IWB

          By Nicholas Peachey
          http://quickshout.blogspot.com/2010/05/image-based-speaking-activity-for-iwb.html This is a quick image based speaking activity that any teacher with an IWB or just a data projector in their classroom can do.It's based around a photographic...
          • Gareth Davies

            The Defenestration of Educational ICT

            By Gareth Davies
            http://advisorymatters.naaceblogs.org/2010/05/30/the-defenestration-of-educational-ict/ Martin Littler in a recent article points out that, “Dead men don’t fall through open windows. Becta did need a kick.” In it he recalls how thirty...
            • Gareth Davies

              Dead and Buried? How could Becta survive

              By Gareth Davies
              http://advisorymatters.naaceblogs.org/2010/05/28/dead-and-buried-how-could-becta-survive/ In all the furore over the closure of Becta, there has been little said that it is not the Government that can close this non-departmental public body. Like so...
              • Ian Usher

                Links for 2010-05-25 [del.icio.us]

                By Ian Usher
                http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/moodlea/~3/MPNvYzDhzLI/iusher White Paper: How digital engagement can save councils money | The Democratic Society
                • Gareth Davies

                  The death of consensus and an open letter to my new MP

                  By Gareth Davies
                  http://advisorymatters.naaceblogs.org/2010/05/26/the-death-of-consensus-and-an-open-letter-to-my-new-mp/ At the general election, the Labour MP who has represented Waveney since 1997 lost his seat by less than 600 votes. Bob Blizzard had done a...
                  • Ian Usher

                    Becta, Jamie Oliver, and the Romans

                    By Ian Usher
                    http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/moodlea/~3/S-G6asFXjGk/becta-jamie-oliver-and-romans.html Highland Theatre by miss mass. Used under a Creative Commons License.Something I should say up front: I've done a little consultancy for Becta in the area of...
                    • Ian Usher

                      TeachMeet hits its fourth birthday: Coming of Age

                      By Ian Usher
                      http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/moodlea/~3/eBLzLMfP1XA/teachmeet-hits-its-fourth-birthday.html The main room awaits TeachMeet Midlands 2009TeachMeet is entering its fifth year and the unconference for teachers, by teachers has helped hundreds - maybe...
                      • Chris Smith

                        Australia Workshop

                        By Chris Smith
                        http://internationalschoolsisland.blogspot.com/2010/05/ausralia-workshop.html All this week (May 2010) I'm in Sydney Australia running a series of workshops.  Today had a focus on social networks and virtual worlds ... for part of the session...