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Let’s settle this properly…

John Sutton and I have been having a bit of a disagreement! If Yoda and Buzz Lightyear fought each other, who’d win? Please vote here: Who would win in a fight?

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October 31, 2011
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Heathfield Open day 18th October 2011

After opening up to allow over 40 parents into schoo for our ‘Open Day’, we collated the feedback given by the parents. 87% of parents that came to view the school graded behaviour as ‘Outstanding’ with the remaining 13% grading it as ‘Good’. Here the comments left on the feedback form that were tweeted out […]

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New tool I’ve just come across – Pearltrees

Today on Twitter I came across this brilliant tool for collecting and sharing links. It is called Pearltrees. Previously, I had used 3x3links to share links when presenting but this looks and feels supreme. deputymitchell in (deputymitchell)

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October 11, 2011
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The learner takeover

After reading and contributing to the #edchat this evening. I tweeted this: Challenge: Get your students to plan a lesson on something they want to learn about. Then deliver the lesson! You’ll learn something #edchat This got me thinking… I’d love to see what students would come up with!! I have done this last year […]

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October 11, 2011
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QuadBlogging – From birth to first steps…

QuadBlogging as a concept was born only to help a school in Blackpool which was engaging in blogging but not pulling in the audience that my school (Heathfield Primary School, Bolton) was achieving. Less than a year ago, I returned home from Blackpool, sat down at my desk once my little girl had gone to […]

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