I love it when I find a guide to a complex technology, written in plain English. Or even better, a video. For a while, the standard has been set by the Common Craft team, using paper animations, but I think Chris Thomson and Aaron Bowler from the Sheffield East City Learning Centre have set a challenging new standard.

Their video “What is a learning platform” is a triumph in simplicity and cuteness – and is perfect for a technophobe audience of teachers or parents.

What is a Learning Platform video

You can read more about their work on their Electric Chalk blog