Tag Archives: Curriculum ICT

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 … Continue reading

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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:- … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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‘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 … Continue reading

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Strategic ICT Leadership Programme 2012 (session 2)

  Participants gathered at TICK (the innovation centre Keighley) on Tuesday for part two of the Strategic ICT Leadership Programme 2012. Once again, there was a palpable air of enthusiasm and this was reflected in the very high quality of … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Liberating Learning in Literacy

Thursday March 1 was World Book Day 2012. What an ideal time to get together with Literacy leaders from a variety of Bradford schools to spend time looking at devices and software to support the delivery of Literacy in schools. … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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