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Why Touch Typing still matters

With all the Artificial Intelligence hype and Web 3.0 slowly emerging in our midst it can be easily taken for granted that touch typing...
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To email or not to email

Ray Tomlinson pioneered the email system while working for ARPANET in 1971. He has also been accredited for using the @ symbol that everyone...
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Google Custom Search Engine

Like most educators we want to build independent thinking amongst our students. Part of that involves students independently researching and trying to answer a...
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Should we FLOSS in education?

FLOSS, FOSS, OSS or Open Source. Whatever you call it, in most cases in Education it is misunderstood. I recently gave a presentation at...
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Google Mobile friendly searches – Are you ready?

Google has decided to change the way it indexes and highlights its results. The change is important because Google wants to push for mobile...
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Open Education Week 2014

This week from 10th to 15th March 2014 many have been celebrating the ‘Open Education Week (OEW)’. The key principals of OEW are Open...
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Why BYOD?

Technology is but a tool to achieve a desired outcome. We all want our students to be more productive during our lessons especially whilst...
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Technology is nothing

“Technology is nothing. What’s important is that you have faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools,...
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What to do about Electronic Waste

Have you ever wondered what happens to your old electronic items such as mobile phone, PC or TV? In an increasingly consumer based society,...
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Botball: Robotics Made Easy

The Botball Tournament is a robotics challenge for both middle and high-school students, which encourages learners to build and develop their knowledge of technology,...