Taken from GrumbleDook Blogs
As most people will have seen Becta will be cut as a cost saving measure by the Conservative – Lib Dem coalition government. There is no published timescale on this but a number of people have said they have been told it is by November 2010 (myself included).
As with many others who have experienced working with Becta over the years I would like to thank the various staff there and others who have worked closely with them (and yes … that
Updated 8th May 2012 at 12:24 PM by GrumbleDook
Originally posted at https://learningpossibilities.lpplus...intandweb.aspx for LearningPossibilities. Sharepoint and web 2.0
I’ve always wondered what it is about web 2.0 that people in education are so fascinated about. There are lots of articles out there about the history of the Web, of Darcy DiNucci originally coining the term (1999) and then Tim O’Reilly pushing the term in the O’Reilly Web 2.0 Conference in 2004. Google, Bing and Yahoo! them for
New blog post over at Grumbledook Blogs
Probably not that relevant to all ... but worth having a look at and a think. http://grumbledook.com/2009/12/06/in...on-management/
It would also be worth looking at TeachMeet EdTechRoundUp 2009 as there were so many ideas there that it is hard to summarise.
Still playing catch up with linking to old blog posts. http://grumbledook.com/2009/11/29/fi...ll-your-needs/
(still not had that chat about WordPress integration)
In a discussion about student IDs I got a tad frustrated by the take some people have about Becta guidance and that it is given from a point of not really understanding how the real world works or giving examples ... Originally Posted by GrumbleDook With all respect to DB and AT ... B*11*cks
Becta put out the recommendation based on data protection guidance and esafety guidance from a heap of places and just collate it. Having a go at them for doing this is pretty pointless and hiding your head in
Must chat with ZH about wordpress integration!
I intend to try and keep a daily run down of things I am up to, if nothing else to try and show that I do actually work for a living, but to also show the full range of what becoming manglement has done to me.
A quick break down of today.
1 - Mainly sorting out the demonstration Joomla site to show the Head and Business Manager tomorrow.
We had the firm that do our propaganda^Wpublicity materials (prospectus, letterheaded paper, etc) come in to look at