Thursday, 26 January 2012

Sixth form php websites

After months of hard work. Year 13 students have published their websites to the server.

Sam's has a video, guestbook and survey questionaire too. As well as drop down menus and 3D buttons.

Saturday, 21 January 2012

Thursday, 19 January 2012

New iTunes U app

The iTunes U app gives you access to complete courses from leading universities and other schools — plus the world’s largest digital catalog of free education content — right on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch. Whether you’re majoring in molecular biology at a university, taking Spanish in high school, or just interested in European history, you now have a valuable tool to help you learn anytime, anywhere.


Free courses in a wide array of subjects
• Take free courses created and taught by instructors from leading universities and other schools
• See all assignments and updates from the instructor in one place, and check off assignments as you complete them
• Take notes and highlight text in iBooks and see them consolidated for easy reviewing in the iTunes U app
• Access course materials, including audio, video, books, documents & presentations, apps, and new iBooks textbooks for iPad

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

Code Academy

Just to let you know, I am going to start a lunch time school club for students and staff that want to learn computer coding.  I’m going to use the free website called which teaches people at their own pace using clever and interactive tutorials.  In New York they are using it revolutionise IT teaching across the state and it’s fast becoming one of the most popular sites of 2012.

When I've decided on a day I’ll put it into the student bulletin, on the ICT blog and in the staff sheet. Keep checking back.