Networking in Canada

This year I submitted a paper to the Edmedia conference that was held at the end of June in Vancouver, Canada. I also submitted an abstract for the ECER conference in Dublin, Ireland. ECER notified me that my abstract had been accepted. However, I could only afford to do one overseas trip so I held off making […]

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Authentic Year 7 History Project

Over the past few weeks I have been visiting a local primary school to observe how ICT is being integrated in the classroom. In a previous post I described how students were creating maths quizzes, animated PowerPoint presentations and stop motion animated videos.  Today I would like to explain the planning process the teachers used […]

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New blog page

This post is to advise that I have created a dedicated “blog page” here on my eThoughts website to assist pre-service teachers explore and learn about a range of new technologies so they can confidently use ICT in their future classrooms. I use this information continually in a range of units so I thought a “page” […]

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EP_CoP MOOC

I joined the ePortfolio MOOC running begin Aug to end Sep. I will use this blog to reflect on my journey throughout this course. I decided to use WordPress because I haven’t used it much and I would like to learn more about it. I am hoping this course will make me find the time […]

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cbox Chat

Testing cbox – chat …  humm that didn’t work  will have to check it out later. It also didn’t work on Blogger, well it sort of did, the cbox chat displayed but it threw out the whole formatting for the web page.  The only place I managed to get it working so far is on […]

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My PLE for the PLENK2010 MOOC

This is my PLE, personal learning environment for the connectivist PLENK2010 MOOC, massive open online course. It aggregates all the useful links and helps me to follow the PLENK201010 MOOC discussions – PLENK 2010 – PLENK2010 Blog – PLENK2010 Forum – The Daily – Participants – Live Sessions – PLENK2010 Wiki – Google Blog Search – Icerocket – WordPress – Delicious – Twitter Search My thanks to […]

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Introduce Yourself

Since you found your way to my blog dashboard…why don’t you leave a comment to introduce yourself ! I’m having problems embedding code using WordPress. It is not as easy as Edublogs! I’ve just copied and pasted the code from Frappr and voiceThread to both my blogs (comparing the 2 tools) Edublog – easy. I […]

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