Tagged: Curriculum ICT

Naace ICT Impact Awards 2013 shortlist

Naace ICT Impact Awards 2013 shortlist

Bradford’s Curriculum ICT team are delighted to announce that they have been shortlisted as a finalist at the Naace ICT Impact Awards 2013. The shortlist for the awards was announced on Thursday 31 January at 2pm on the Naace stand at Bett 2013....

Ofsted briefing for inspectors (September 2012) – Inspecting e-safety

Ofsted briefing for inspectors (September 2012) – Inspecting e-safety

Ofsted recently released new documentation for use during inspections of maintained schools and academies. Click here to access the updates that have been released. One of the documents that several schools have raised concerns with us about is the Inspecting e-safety section. The document states:- ‘In the context...

Bradford Digital Leaders Conference 2012

Bradford Digital Leaders Conference 2012

  A sample of Digital Leaders from some of the 36 Bradford Primary Schools now active with the programme demonstrated how they can work confidently with new technologies; communicate ideas clearly, and in some instances help to upskill school staff and students so...

‘BYOD’ – Bring your own device!

‘BYOD’ – Bring your own device!

There is a lot of talk at the moment about the ‘BYOD’ agenda in business and education and the continual blurring of work and personal life and networks. The vast majority of mobile devices are designed specifically for personal use and many are now incredibly...

8th Annual Film & Animation Competition 2012

8th Annual Film & Animation Competition 2012

It is that time of year again when I have to dig the tuxedo out of the wardrobe and work out how many pounds I need to lose so that I can wear it in July at the Annual Film and Animation awards at...

E-Book Reviews

E-Book Reviews

As part of World Book Day 2012 pupil’s at Myrtle Park developed a collection of peer reviewed books to widen their range of reading choices and tastes.  Here are a few of those featured on the Kindles… TITLE: Teacher’s Pet RATING: 5 out...

E-Biographies

E-Biographies

As part of Year 6 topic links with Black History and Literacy, a collection of biographies have been uploaded to the Kindles featuring people from Rosa parks to Barack Obama to Tinie Tempah!  Here are just a few of the brilliant examples that everyone can now...

Animation across the curriculum

Animation across the curriculum

On Thursday (19/1/12) I spent the day working with about 20 Bradford Primary school staff looking at using ‘animation across the curriculum’. The staff were great and we looked at many opportunities for utilising animations to use as a stimulus for writing across...