Tag: education

Do it digital but do it right

We stepped outside of our comfort zone last week and attended the Digital Leaders Conference ‘Building the Nation’s Digital DNA’ . We usually attend education technology or HE conferences. First – what a great day – seeing different sectors sharing best practice, acknowledging challenges and keen to look to the future was really refreshing. The…

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The web we want Part 1

Reading Neil Selwyn’s book ‘Distrusting Educational Technology’ straight after the Guardian’s focus on ‘the web we want’ last month has prompted this blog entry. One of the chapters in Selwyn’s book focuses on social media – a hint of the theme is in the chapter title ‘Distrusting ‘social’ technologies in education’. Selwyn also reminds us…

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