Generate fake text messages for lesson and assignment scenarios​

Create realistic looking text message conversations to use as scenarios with your students. Go to https://ifaketextmessage.com and begin to update some of the message visuals to fit your location, e.g. connection details and settings. Here is a walkthrough guide to creating your message: iFake text message Tutorial.     In the text message conversation build a dialogue between two … Continue reading Generate fake text messages for lesson and assignment scenarios​

Survey your students’ expectations and experiences of technology

Survey your students' expectations and experiences of technology using the JISC Student digital experience tracker. "The Student Digital Experience Tracker is a survey tool that allows you to ask your students about their digital experience, using a standard set of well-tested questions. The 2016/17 report is now available to download from the project website." - JISC … Continue reading Survey your students’ expectations and experiences of technology

The JISC Digital Capability Discovery Tool

Access the JISC 'Digital Capability Discovery Tool' to gain a greater understanding of your digital capabilities. "Digital capabilities are the capabilities which fit someone for living, learning and working in a digital society. We have identified six elements of digital capability, which are described in our digital capabilities framework" - JISC The discovery tool can … Continue reading The JISC Digital Capability Discovery Tool

Introduction to using a GoPro in Education

Video has become a huge part of Teaching, Learning and Assessment in education, so teachers are looking for the most versatile device/s to capture high-quality footage and still images. You only have to open Youtube or scroll through your Twitter feed to see some examples of how video is revolutionising the way we teach and assess our … Continue reading Introduction to using a GoPro in Education