Which Teachers Should get a T1 Laptop? 26 June, 2009Posted by paralleldivergence in education, ICT in Education, technology.
Tags: 1:1, classroom, education, education revolution, laptops, Laptops4Learning, NSWDET
The initial rollout of Laptop Computers as part of the New South Wales Digital Education Revolution is pretty clear-cut when it comes to students – ALL year 9 students will get one this year. But when it comes to teachers, the T1 rollout sees high schools receiving enough to cover only one-third of their staff. This begs the question, which teachers should get a T1 Laptop?
Lifelong Learning is NOT a 9 to 5 Job 14 June, 2009Posted by paralleldivergence in education, ICT in Education, Internet, Life, technology.
Tags: education, Life, lifelong learning, schools, teaching
Late last year I attended my son’s high school graduation where speech after speech espoused the knowledge and skills that the Class of 2008 have gained over their thirteen years of schooling. As the students prepared for the next phase of their lives, it was heartening to hear that they all had been instilled with the fundamentals of lifelong learning. I wish.
Image by Tragicomedio