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CodeWeek EU – what’s happening in Bradford!

In early September we posted about CodeWeekEU and several organisations across Bradford have arranged activities across the next fortnight. All the activities can be found on the CodeWeekEU website or via our own events page and are FREE to attend. Some activities require advanced...

Seesaw

We have recently started using Seesaw with KS2 pupils in a Bradford 2 form entry school Seesaw is a free multimedia journal that allows pupils to showcase what they’re learning at school. Throughout the school year, Seesaw builds an organised, digital portfolio of...

Creating Instructional Videos

Last week I worked with Mr Ranton and a group of children at Lower Fields Primary to test an idea. We wanted to try some different ways of turning instructional writing into instructional videos. We started with a simple idea. Write out instructions...

Social Media and Violence

Social media now plays a central role in the lives of young people in the UK, with the vast majority of teenagers using smartphones and tablets to access online platforms throughout their waking hours. The integration of social media into the daily lives...

CodeWeek is coming. Let’s get Bradford coding!

Many of you will deliver regular coding sessions to young people and adults through work or voluntarily through clubs such as the Bradford CoderDojo. You may not be aware that Europe Code Week runs from the 7th – 22nd October this year and...

Digital Leaders: What makes a good presentation?

As part of our Digital Leader Academy we have online badges accredited to Digital Leaders for effective presenting. In order to achieve the Presenter Level 1 Badge the children need to be able to plan, create, deliver and review an effective presentation(s). In order...

Proving Impact- Tagtiv8 Research with Leeds Beckett University

It’s always wonderful to see Bradford leading the way with pioneering research, especially when TICB (The Innovation Centre Bradford) can help support the process. We were delighted to supply Leeds Beckett University with banks of iPads as part of their research into the...