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All-New Designpreneur Lab Unveiled

Finally after 3 days of transforming a classroom on the third floor in KDU University College Utropolis Glenmarie campus, the students of Creative Arts finally have a Designpreneur Lab of their own. 124 more words

Design Course Malaysia

Dragging the Classroom Kicking and Screaming into the 21st Century

The SAMR model for the integration of ICTs into the classroom is a typical example of the way in which the introduction of ICTs is seen as transformative. 1,276 more words


Victorian Schools use VC to Learn Chinese


This week SBS, Luke Waters reported how Victorian public schools have been connecting via video conference to ‘My Chinese Teacher’ a video conferencing program operating in 42 Victorian schools. 309 more words

Video Conferencing

Idea 189: Talking Pencils (Equalising Participation in Group Discussions)

When groups are discussing a topic, you want to ensure everyone is having the chance to speak without having one student dominate proceedings. This idea is a simple way to try and equalise participation in discussions. 409 more words


New article on Teacher Rounds now published in International Journal of Educational Research

Teacher rounds, education rounds, instructional rounds – whichever variety you choose, the word ’rounds’ points to an origin¬†in medical education. Senior and more expert doctors gather together a group of less experienced and expert doctors around a particular case – a patient. 382 more words

Teacher Education

Technology Trends

Increasing Use of Collaborative Learning Approaches

Leaving the west coast last year for Washington DC, was an adjustment for me. One of the major adjustments that I had not foreseen was joining a school district that had not adopted Google Apps for Education for their students. 475 more words


Google Ecosystem as a complete E-learning Platform for Educators and Trainers

Any cutting-edge software architecture for delivering e-learning programmes would have the following functionality:

  1. A Learning Management System for the delivery and administration (e.g. scheduling, assessment) of the courses and tracking and reporting learner engagement.
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