Developing visual literacy through infographics

In these days of information overload visual representations offer a useful strategy for helping students see patterns and connections. They also help make information accessible to all learners, including those with EAL or reading challenges. I’d like to explore some links and tools for collecting data (raw and unprocessed) and turning it into something that […]

Manipulating media for Christmas

I have been playing around with media on iPads and the internet, and combining sound, images, video and text in various ways on a Christmas theme. One of the benefits of the iPad is its versatility when working with media. Many apps can be integrated with one another to create shareable digital products such as […]

BLT Day Live

  This week, the School of Education was delighted to host a BLT day, one of a series of innovative workshops for the Northants Better Learning using Technologies network, which facilitates a ‘grassroots’ culture among educators who meet to share practical experiences of using technologies to make learning better. Over 40 teachers from across the county took […]