Category Education

Brooklyn School TV

In 2012 I worked with Year 7 and 8s to develop a weekly news show. I taught the key members how to green-screen, audio mix and do lighting. Then I stood back. (Well, not completely I still helped with their…
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Brooklyn School Laptop Project

A website for researching getting a laptop suite for Brooklyn School. An example of an early attempt to have 1:1 computer use. I think we managed to get a set for 1 between 2 students. I was also preempting the…
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The Monkey Arm Project

A collaborative project for my online teaching degree. A whole lot of work was put into this, perhaps more then there should have been.
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Piloting Tablet PCs in Primary Schools

A project with HP NZ and LEA. This pre-dated the iPad. We found that pen based work was particularly useful for dyslexic students. But the laptops and their charging were still quite cumbersome. A big focus was on the creative…
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Curriculum Integration section for TKI

As part of my job at LEA in Wellington was to build the Curriculum Integration section for the TKI website. The concepts were still relatively new to the wider teaching public and this was a resource for those beginning to…
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