Over the last three weeks I have been experimenting with Edmodo, a social learning network which enables teachers to share content, distribute quizzes, assignments, and manage communication. While most schools have some form of online learning management system (LMS), Edmodo boasts streamlined communication with students, colleagues, and parents,
I am currently teaching science and biology at a high school in the UK and see 13 different classes from … Read more
I strive to stay on the forefront of the trends and technologies which will enhance educational change. My ambitions as an educator are to raise awareness for environmental issues while promoting abstract ways of thinking to drive innovation.
On this page you will find recent examples of my teaching practice including lesson and unit plans, reviews of teaching software and technology, teaching reflections, observations, feedback and … Read more
I have just finished reading David Sousa’s ‘Mind, brain and education’. This publication unites leading researches from around the globe in the emerging science of educational neuroscience. In this book, these experts share their knowledge of how the brain functions and develops to explore the fields implications for pedagogy and the classroom.
In this post I would like to share some personal highlights from the book which resonated with … Read more