UKLA Conference 2011

I will be speaking at the upcoming UKLA International Conference in Chester on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th July 2011. I will be running a workshop on the way I have used Twitter in the Primary Classroom as well as for professional development. In addition I will also be part of a symposium panel presenting alongside Vic Carrington, Lynda Graham, Angela Colvert and Sigrid Jones. I’ll aim to put the presentations online but it would

#ngconf – A perfect tonic in these troubled times…

I have briefly returned from digital leave to write about the fantastic Northern Grid for Learning Conference (#ngconf) which took place yesterday in Newcastle. I spoke at the conference last year but was even more excited to attend this year as a large proportion of the speakers were folk from Twitter who I have spoken to online over the past two years. My general despair at the state of education and the constant stream of