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Edtech ideas in action

Edtech ideas in action

This is a professional learning blog where I share my ideas and experiences about how I use educational technologies within the teaching and learning in my classroom.

Creative Commons


Combatting copyright crimes
May 7, 2013 | by | | Read →

Since week three of this course, I’ve been thinking about the copyright problem for students who want to use images in their school work. This week I decided to take action ¬...

digital footprints


Where have you been and where are you going?
Apr 13, 2013 | by | | Read →

It’s crucial that we teach our students what their digital footprints are, and this should be an¬†integral¬†part of any ed-tech teaching regardless of¬†which subject we teach...


Visual literacy

  • Zen in Review

    Rationale One of the regular activities in my IB Diploma Language and Literature class is reviweing student understanding of the literary devices in the text we are reading.  A co...

  • Image courtesy of Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano CC BY-NC-SA 3.0
    Data visualization to show and consolidate learning

    This week  has been focused on data visualization and reflecting on how we can incorporate data vizualisation in our teaching.  I am a firm believer that visual data can be very ...

  • Photo credit: Chantal Beam Photography via Flickr CC BY-SA 2.0
    Pictures to get them talking

    I have become pretty good at using Creative Commons to find images to use in my teaching.  At the start of this term I created a series of posters for my classroom using CC licens...


teaching idea

Zen in Review

Rationale One of the regular activities in my IB Diploma Language and Literature class is reviweing student understanding of the literary devices in the text we are reading.  A co...

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Visible Thinking

Old tricks, new methods

My Y13 collaborating thinking Padlet (with great thanks to Tim Prueter who helped me crack the mysteries of embedding HTML code) Created with Padlet The Edutopia article which was ...

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Introduction

A new (out)look
A new (out)look

As someone who loves to regularly rearrange the layout of my home and my classroom, this week’s assignment to redesign my COETAIL blog was a welcome one. ¬†It seems particula...

Sep 08, 2013 |

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Privacy

How private can you get online?

Is there such a thing as privacy online? One of the things that always unnerves me a little, is the way that the adverts on Google and my Gmail are all related to things I’m ...

Apr 21, 2013 |

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