Category Archives: Ed Tech Thoughts

Million dollar TED prize goes to Sugata Mitra

Congratulations to Sugata Mitra, who has been awarded the first ever TED prize – a million dollar grant that will go towards piloting the creation of ‘Cloud Schools’. These will be Self Organised Learning Environments (SOLEs) – places where children … Continue reading

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Kahn Academy Lite Website I’ve just come across this really great project – creating an offline version of the Kahn Academy that can run across a network and gather student data in the same way as the full online version. … Continue reading

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A Better Education Machine

This is a presentation I made to explain my philosophy of technology in education. I would love any feedback. Is the presentation clear and easy to understand? Do you agree with my ideas? Do you like Prezi as a presentation … Continue reading

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BETT 2013 – Ten things I learned

BETT is the biggest educational technology conference in the UK and took place over the weekend. Here’s a little of what I learned while visiting. Grannies are key for self-organised learning.┬áThe ‘Granny Cloud’ is an army of online grannies recruited … Continue reading

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