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[26 Jun 2008 | One Comment | ]

In my eternal hunt for tools to use in the classroom I have come across these - one new for me and one that is all of a sudden realistic for my research.

The first one, recommended to me by Mark Craven at Southwell School, is Qipit . What an incredible little tool!

So many teachers want a Smartboard so they can ‘print their notes’ (most still want the kids to copy them down by hand also but that is a WHOLE rant on its own so I won’t go there). …

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[18 Jun 2008 | 2 Comments | ]

Well I am back on deck again after an amazing 6 weeks exploring the world. While we were away two exciting things happened in the world of mobile.
1. Steve Jobs unveiled the new 3G iPhone - at an entirely realistic price of USD $199. While I have heard that this price is by no means a no strings attached deal, it all of a sudden puts an extremely sophisticated - and desirable - product within the reach of everyday consumers.
Most students have phones. Most students have …