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For this week’s MIEE TV blog we’re going to take a look at what some of our Expert Educators have been up to in the last couple of weeks through the stories that they have sharing with each other over Yammer.
The latest edition of the MIEE Minute Newsletter has gone out to our Expert Educators all over the world, and we are once again very pleased to be able to share this some of this content with out wider education audience.
This week’s Teaching with Technology mini-tutorials focus on this theme, looking at some of the free tools available online that can be used in a number of different ways to personalise and enhance first time learning and revision.
"The way Office 365 can be used across many devices – phones, tablets and laptops for example – is key. There's no barrier to collaboration, as there would have been with the use of different operating systems."
In each edition of the MIE Minute are three news items or teaching resources which the recipients are encouraged to share out into their networks, and we’d like to do our bit by posting them here as well.
Regular readers of this blog will be familiar with some of the courses and qualifications available to teachers and students, such as Teaching with Technology. Over the last few weeks we’ve been sharing a number of short tutorials aimed at supporting those teachers who are taking the TwT course or perhaps planning to do so.
Every now and then we share the views of Anthony Salcito, Microsoft Worldwide VP for Education, via his Daily Edventures blog. Recently he caught up with UK MIEE Mark Martin (aka The Urban Teacher) while the two were attending the Microsoft E2 Global Educator Exchange event in Redmond.
Transforming Learning through Tablet Computing will be held on June 11th, and is an opportunity for school leaders learn about tablets available within education, via speakers from both schools and technology providers.