Framing the Impact of the ICT at Hamble Community Sports College

A long title, but it was important to get it right. Why ‘framing?’ Well, because in just one half term I dont really know fully what the situation truly is. This coming term I aim to find out! In reading and preparing this document I felt I discovered the starting point for progress, informed decisions. Now I have to go get the information. I suppose management is making sure that the .... Read more and bookmark.

22 Mar ’08 0

VLE Solutions

Well I know I am not the only ICT teacher faced with this task. At present there is a need to extend my own personal knowledge and to then find the right solution for Hamble College. What I have learnt is every education solution is unique and should not only focus on the tool but those whom will be using it. Second, that Hamble College needs a number of successful ICT stories before a VLE will .... Read more and bookmark.

21 Mar ’08 0

Interviewing for a New Post

Only this time I was assessing the candidates. I learnt alot yesterday, and here are perhaps some of the more poignant reflections. Preparation  Outside of our control the Head brought forward the interview date. This posed significant organisational and logistic problems, most of which were overcome. Second, I would have felt much more comfortable having set questions agreed well in advance, .... Read more and bookmark.

20 Mar ’08 0


Question? Does the theme impact on whether or not the editor provides a WYSIWYG editor? I have now introduced blogs to 3 teaching groups, hopefully the staff will enjoy using them and the students will enjoy their opportunity to publish! Sadly, the enthusiasm shown here is tinged with hope rather than expectation. I am not sure that blogs will gain traction unless I am able to visit and support .... Read more and bookmark.

18 Mar ’08 0


I am writing tonight to increase my accountability. I need to allocate some time to the Self Review Framework. There, its in print. This week I am not coaching Thursday and Sunday. So no excuses. This review needs time before the next MOTs meeting. Also, the students grading needs collection! .... Read more and bookmark.

10 Mar ’08 0


The WWW was conceived 16 years ago. So this years graduates were born and grow up with the future in their horizons. What will those graduating in 2020 experience? Read more at Ewans blog. I was reminded about this fact listening to Ewans presentation from somewhere I was not, and didn’t need to be. .... Read more and bookmark.

5 Mar ’08 0