What can we learn from South Korea?

Of all the places I’ve visited, I’ve not seen technology so deeply embedded into daily life anywhere as much as in South Korea. Boasting technology giants such as Samsung and LG, South Korea places a conspicuous high value on technology in practically all aspects of life. Korea’s remarkable technology driven growth has also been accompanied… Read More

Memorisation or Understanding? – Erik Mazur

Think of something you are really good at – something that you excel in to the point that others would comment on just how good you are at it. Now think about how you achieved this. What did you do to become excellent at that particular thing? Which of these best describes how you acquired… Read More

School Technology Innovation Centre, Brussels

For the next few months I’m delighted to be able to be based out of the School Technology Innovation Centre (STIC) in Brussels. For anyone with a passion for Education Technology this is simply Nirvana! If you can get to Brussels, put a visit to the STIC at the top of your agenda. So what… Read More

Enhancing Interactivity with ICT Demo

Here’s a demo that I built to show how a teacher can interact with a group of students, assign tasks, share content and run surveys all within one easy interface. It then shows how students can synchronise their class notes so they can work on them at home, and the demo also shows a free Mathematics plug-in from Microsoft.… Read More