Selling Yammer in NSW DET 28 January, 2011Posted by paralleldivergence in education, ICT in Education, Internet, yammer.
Tags: NSWDET, PLN, social networking, yammer
The New South Wales Department of Education and Training (NSW DET) is the largest education authority in the southern hemisphere catering for over 755,000 public school students across more than 2,200 schools. A further 504,000 students are enrolled in TAFE courses across 135 colleges in the state. Add to that 10 regional offices and TAFE administration centres and a similar number of state offices, and it can be clearly seen that staff are massively siloed – thousands of islands all trying to do similar jobs. The logistics of professionally supporting such a diverse staff on an ongoing basis are mind-blowing.
I, Cyberbully. 29 May, 2009Posted by paralleldivergence in education, hell, ICT in Education, Internet, Life, My Thoughts, pranks.
Tags: cyberbullying, Life, school, social networking, students
I’m not sure I quite remember when and how it started. He was just another boy in my class. But it seemed that everything he did just grated on me. No, I don’t want to listen to your music. Hell, that’s a stupid haircut. Put your hand down and shutup for god’s sake. I’m gonna say something to him.
image by Jeff Weston