Day: 16 October 2006

World's most expensive school.

A Welsh school is staying open – for just two pupils, making the cost per pupil around £45,000 – or roughly twice Eton fees… I saw another report of a school that was threatened with closure, so a parent teacher alliance was developed to save it. Local schools are wanted – we just have to…

ExPERT Centre

I’ve recently started a .4 secondment to the ExPERT Centre ((Excellence in Professional development through Education, Research & Technology). It’s one of the two Centres of Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) that we have at Portsmouth. I’ll be looking at a number of things, but blogs, online communities and other related matters are likely…

Google For Educators

Google For Educators This is Google’s latest idea, they’ve also got a Newsletter for teachers etc., Most of the tools are those that I’m already using, but clearly with this and Google Literacy they’re trying to get into the education market. I’ve also recently been looking at Windows Academic Live – I think I prefer…