Closing Digital and Gender STEAM Gaps: Full Steam Ahead

2018-09-05T16:56:52+00:00 2018|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

The summer UK A Level results illustrated that gender equality are having a huge impact on the digital skills gaps. Of all of the exam subjects. Computing saw the biggest popularity jump in entrants, rising by 23.9% since last [...]

Moving Education Technology Forward into the Digital Era

2018-11-05T11:52:07+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

Category: Before Class Moving Education Technology Forward into the Digital Era by Abdul Chohan I believe that we in education we have become very good at doing the wrong things really well. One of the impacts that this has [...]

Collaborating and Using a VLE to Innovate in UK Adult Education

2018-07-04T15:20:16+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

Before Class Collaborating and Using a VLE to Innovate in UK Adult Education by Laurence Elliott and Hilary Oakley The UK Adult Education sector has always been renowned for being innovative but poorly resourced and funded compared to its [...]

Teaching Children Coding and the Challenges Faced

2018-07-04T14:35:33+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in Finland, STEM and STEAM|

Category: Before Class Teaching Children Coding and the Challenges Faced by Keijo Sipilä Coding is the newest addition to the modern day curriculum and is arguably the most important skill to learn in the 21st Century.  Considering its great [...]

Incorporating Blended Learning in the Classroom

2018-07-04T15:26:09+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

[Category: In Class] Incorporating Blended Learning in the Classroom by Ross Anderson Blended Learning, in its modern context has come to be recognised as the mix of traditional face to face teaching and online learning opportunities. More and more [...]

Developing Effective Communication Between Schools and Parents

2018-07-04T15:38:38+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

[Category: After Class] Developing Effective Communication Between Schools and Parents by Antonio Mariconda In the 70’s a Baseball pitcher called Mike Paul gave a journalist this oh so great statement, he said “...honesty, humility, transparency and accountability are the [...]

Helping Special Education Students Outside the Classroom

2018-07-04T15:36:59+00:00 2017|All Articles of Education Technology, EdTech in UK, STEM and STEAM|

[Category: Before Class, After Class] Helping Special Education Students Outside the Classroom by Adewunmi Payne Akinhanmi   The Virtual Learning Environment- VLE is a new technology my school adopted a few months ago. Staff were trained and we had/still [...]