Cloud Watching # 5 – From Virtualization to Private Cloud

This article is written as an introduction to Virtualization and to help you understand how it can be used in your schooling system, and to help explain how Virtualization leads to Cloud Computing. The first part of this article – an explanation of Virtualization – is based on the excellent work on this area by David Chappell… Read More

Cloud Watching #4 – Managing Learning Content

In the old days it was simple. Agree a curriculum; approve and distribute the books; get teachers to push the contents into empty minds. Since then everything has changed, especially: The need for students to learn more effectively Student’s appetite for active rather than passive learning experiences Explosive growth of content and ease of access… 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