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[20 Aug 2009 | 2 Comments | ]
ICT integration in Secondary Schools

Once again, this is cross posted from discussions I was contributing to in an online paper at the School of Education.
I was trying to share my feelings as to why it is often seen that the integration of ICT in secondary schools is lagging behind that of primary and ECE.
I think one of the things is that in secondary if teachers want to use the computers - they take their class to the computer room. There are very few computers in individual classrooms. This means that students go outside of …

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[23 Nov 2008 | 8 Comments | ]
Ways of Communicating

There is definitely a whole new culture being developed around the social norms to do with the way we communicate with others which I find fascinating. Things that I personally have noticed in my own use is that I use email to contact ‘contacts’ or work colleagues but social networking sites (facebook) to contact friends. I think it is interesting how different online spaces seem to have such distinct unwritten rules that we follow (or that I seem to!) and because this space is all so new we are writing them as we go.