Implementing new technology is not always easy -but, the teething problems will usually be worth it. Witness my current frustrations with our new ActivBoards. (Last one finally installed today-hooray!) See my link here to our team wiki, ActivBoarding for the full post.
Monthly Archive for August, 2005
Team members will either be heartened or dismayed by my rising frustration with the install of the ActivBoards and their associated peripherals. The big issue is the way our laptops are communicating (or failing to) with the projectors. At present, only one team member, Suzanne, has a laptop that will get a display through to [...]
I’ve been a bit slack of late and I know that a blog is only as good as the contributions that are put in it. It’s nearly been a week since the ActivBoard has been installed in my classroom. It’s a first on a few levels – one, it is the first one of six [...]
Wow. Sitting here on a Friday afternoon at this three hour workshop with Yvonne @ tsof. There’s only about four of us here who actually come from schools – quite a few attendees from tsof itself. The workshop is all about RSS and how we as educators might be able to harness its power to [...]
Wow, I’ve been trawling the web checking out blogs of an ICT educational bent and I don’t know where to start. I am very comfortable with ICT tools but I feel like everyone who is worth reading has been doing this stuff for a fair while already – so who will be interested in reading [...]
My school is having 6 ActivBoards installed and the pioneering teachers need a ICT Learning Community where we can exchange ideas as they happen without the need for extra meetings. Check out the wiki I am proposing that we use at ActivBoarding
I’m hoping that this blog will be a workspace that I can use as an evolutionary tool in my role as an ICT Coordinator here in a South Australian school. I have a number of key factors I want to keep a tab on via this blog so I’d appreciate any contact if you are [...]