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  1. My iHoliday...

    , 28th August 2013 at 08:30 AM
    So - I have just come back from my holiday in Italy (Sorrento). I thought I would blog about how technology helped my holiday, as without it, I don't know where I would have been!

    So - my iHoliday started with online check-in, through the Expedia app on my iPhone - I booked the holiday through this company, and I was enlightened to hear an airport "Ding, Dong" noise the day before we ventured to Heathrow Terminal 4. This sound was alerting me to the fact that it was ...
  2. The problem and a Solution with interactive whiteboards

    by , 14th August 2013 at 11:40 PM
    Let me start by saying that I love regular analog marker whiteboards. They are great and my handwriting on them is much better than on paper. I love to have a room with two or three ten-foot marker boards to fill up for my lectures. There are a couple of downsides to this though:
    1. Rarely are there three 10' whiteboards in a lecture room
    2. Eventually you are forced to erase and start over
    3. This is not a great venue for distance learning via a camera

    On top of these three issues, ...
  3. Roll Call with Extra Column

    by , 6th August 2013 at 10:00 AM (The Progresso Geek)
    "Yes, we know Progresso can easily take registers, but we want a paper version because we've not given our teachers access yet."

    A good point made here, and Progresso's roll call maintenance feature makes quick work of bulk entry from the completed forms.

    Also, because this question came from a primary school, we added the option of an additional column to be included (such as Lunch choice).

    Updated 19th March 2014 at 06:44 AM by ProgressoGeek