DEB Meeting – Nov 1st 2011

Click Here for the minutes of the meeting held on the 1st Nov at BHASVIC (as pdf). I would have put them in the body of this text but Donna has formatted them so beautifully that it would be a shame to lose that. But as a very quick summary, and as a precursor to next week’s meeting: The meeting 

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Smartphones for Schools

Did you know that in 2011, the combined shipments of smart phones and tablet computers are forecast to exceed those of personal computers (Morgan Stanley)? Did you also know that according to education experts in organisations such as BECTA and Futurlab, Smartphones – mobile phones that offer internet access and apps – have been proven 

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DEB meeting 4th Oct 2011 at Blatchington Mill

Attendees Mick Landman Paul Platts, ICT T&L Consultant B&H Council Charlotte Curl, IRIS Connect Richard Vahrman, Locomatrix Anne Caybourne, Digital Comms consultant, also mentoring digital minds Darren Snow, Crew Club Kevin Gist, Crew Club Martin Howe, City College Donna Comerford, resting teacher CT consultant Daniel Clark, Vivid Darren Kelly, faculty lead, ICT Sue Kolman, Education 

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TeachMeet September 2011

As part of Brighton Digital Festival. Digital Education Brighton, Vital, IRIS Connect and City College came together to organise this very successful TeachMeet – 60+ attendees, 11 presentations and curry for all. Follow this link to see videos of all the presentations, and look out for another event in 2012.

An Introduction to DEB

The 21st century is a digital age that permeates all our lives We work in new ways We communicate in new ways We socialise in new ways We must educate in new ways Digital technology, in the forms of mobile apps, games and other interactive resources, offers new and exciting ways of learning that can be 

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DEB meeting 12th July at Lighthouse.

The meeting was attended by 12 people and started with a general round the table intro and then Update on the three projects that were identified at the last meeting.  Using smartphones in the classroom. Mick updated the group. There has been interest from some teachers in participating in this. Notably Anna has a secondary teacher 

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