Reaching Out


This section of my PLE is designed to show the 'reaching out' to students, teachers and colleagues that I have experienced throughout my educational career.
For pre-November 2006 information see my former digital portfolio 'Reaching Out' pages.
View the Teacher Resources page where I have information about presentations and workshops I have initiated from 2001-2005.

Recent events:
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* K12 Online Conference presentation
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* Flat Classroom Project - Collaborative project between students in Bangaldesh and Georgia, USA based on themes from The World is Flat by Thomas Friedman
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More online material and resources I have created and am responsible for:
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* E-Learning Wiki - my educational wiki where I develop and share resources
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* Podcast Jazz Wiki - a wiki to collate resources and foster collaboration between participants who use podcasting in education. The 'Jazz' metaphor relates to the creativity, collaboration and improvisation in using emerging technologies as meaningful tools in order to create sustainable and authentic learning experiences in education
  • Podcast Jazz Blog - the purpose of this blog is to provide a forum for discussion and review of podcasting in education. It is a vehicle to explore podcasting as it releates to education and to share these discoveries
  • Podcast Bangladesh - the showcase blog for the International School Dhaka podcasting project
  • ITGS Wiki - my Information Technology in a Global Society is a wiki-centric classroom. This is where I post curriculum and resources and where students create their own knowledge in a constructivist environment
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* ITGS Forum - a blog for discussion and interaction by my ITGS students on issues to do with ICT
  • Digital Storytelling - this blog aims to provide resources for potential digital story telling creators and to showcase digital stories (digitales) created by my students
  • Digital Portfolios - a wiki for supporting the digital portfolio development at ISD. Includes resources and specific requirements.
  • Technology weblog - details the development of the teschnology initiative at ISD, including laptop and handheld objectives as well as ICT and DT in the MYP Technology curriculum
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