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[30 Aug 2009 | 4 Comments | ]
Mobile Phones in the Classroom - Education Review Article

I recently wrote this article for the Education Review. It is a very concise summary of my thinking 6 months after completion of my research. “It seems somewhat ironic that while schools try to find extra funding to increase student and teacher access to ICT, the tool that many students already have in their pockets is overlooked and its use actively denied through restrictive school policy…”

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[21 Apr 2009 | 10 Comments | ]
Video - The World is Flat

A little video I made showing my understanding of how new technologies have made our world a smaller place and how this impacts the role of both the teacher and education.

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[9 Apr 2008 | One Comment | ]

Following a comment from Alexander Hayes requesting more info about my project I wrote a rather lengthy email about my views on this whole topic of mobile learning… then after trawling around on the web for a while I found a couple of links that backed up what I was saying and it all became clear as to what I was trying to say…
Here is an excerpt from the email I wrote to Alexander Hayes:

I am interested in the seamless integration of this technology - kids just needing information so …