Tag Archives: Education

Microsoft Global Forum 2014 – Barcelona

This week have had the honour of attending the global forum in Barcelona. Early last year I submitted an application to become an Expert Educator for Microsoft. The application process was simple, I had developed a project using Touch Develop … Continue reading

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Another day of coding, Another App

With the U.K hour of code being explored this week, I’ve set my students the challenge of collaborating with their teachers to come up with some apps for lessons. Although many of them have made apps to help the lesson, … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Appathon

As part of the Microsoft Innovative Educator Program a number of educators were invited to join Microsoft’s Partners in Learning Appathon Competition. I was lucky enough to be one of these educators. The competition is a pilot year which aims … Continue reading

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Busy Summer!

Hi Guys! First of all, I would like to apologise for taking so long to update my blog. I have been up to a number of things over the summer and I’m going to try and explain them all in … Continue reading

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Digestive System–Kinect and Science

So recently I discovered how to make pictures zoom and zoom out using the Kinect which was a fun discovery for me. After working with Alessio Bernardelli (@asober), it got me thinking…. maybe there could be more ways of making … Continue reading

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