Teaching and Learning

Since starting at the University of South Wales I have been developing some new ideas for supporting student teachers as they look to enhance their skills in the use of digital technology.  The key objective is not necessarily about making them experts in all of the apps and programme available […]

Digital learning at USW

Today I worked with the Year 1 students on the BA Primary Studies course.  They are due to go out on their first teaching placement and we took the opportunity to give them some additional training around the use of technology in the classroom. I am a firm believer that […]

Developing Digital Competency

I have been thinking about this post for some time now.  Reading other peoples frustrations with education and also seeing the amazing things that educators are trying to do makes m think that there is something really wrong with education in the UK. So what if we could change it? […]

What if……? #adedu

There are so many amazing teachers that I have had the benefit to work with in education.  So many of them are 100% dedicated to providing the very best opportunities to the students in their classes. As a trainer I have had the great pleasure to work with even more […]

The education lottery?

Part of the UPBEAT programme with Aspire2Be is the workflow involved in setting tasks and getting the work back from students. When using digital technology this can be made really simple and transformative through the use of Showbie. Through our training with schools across Neath Port Talbot we have already […]

Digital homework through Showbie.