Category Archives: In-school projects

Whole-school issues

Living School Lab has recently published two reports that will hopefully not only encourage discussion in schools but bring about change in teaching and learning in schools throughout Europe. A Whole-School Approach to Technology Supported Change is a summary of … Continue reading

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News Update

With the upcoming changes for the LSL network and the publishing dates drawing near for the final report, case studies and the CPD course this is a busy time for the project coordinators and partners. Diana Bannister from the University … Continue reading

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A New Year Begins

Happy new (academic) year! The 2014/2015 school year is up and running and the summer holidays feel like a million years ago. I’m in a new setting this year, working as part of my school’s SEN team for the first … Continue reading

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8 easy steps?

One of the aims of the Living School Lab approach is to provide easy-to-replicate steps for other schools on ‘how-to’ mainstream the integration of ICT across a school and the curriculum. During the LSL summer school we tried to capture … Continue reading

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first post

Hi all, My name is Ruth Donald, and I’m a SEN teacher in Mary Mother of Hope SNS in Clonee. I am hoping to introduce Edmodo to our 6th classes (there are 4 of them), and to have it up … Continue reading

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How about ICT for Learning this school year?

It’s that time of year again and we are all heading back to staff rooms and staff meetings for the new school year.  Why not put ICT on the staff meeting agenda?  How about showing this short video to the … Continue reading

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End Of Year Targets

With our iPads well up and running in St. Corban’s, and our netbooks in more regular use, we hope by the  end of the year. to analyse what classes have been using the devices to analyse what subject areas are … Continue reading

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No time for January blues!

We had a busy time of it here in the Ireland Hub during January.  Diana Bannister came to pay Observation Visits to our primary and post-primary Advanced Schools and attended our Focus Group Meeting on Wednesday 22nd. Diana’s visit to … Continue reading

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New year in Scoil na gCeithre Maistrí

Ath-bhliain faoi mhaise daoibh go léir! New year … resolutions! While having promised myself that I would be a whizz on the Surface by now and have Windows 8 fully mastered … I’m still getting there! Perfect timing though as … Continue reading

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iPads and Google Apps Rollout

We recently took delivery of 16 iPad 2 devices, a Macbook Pro to manage them, a “Lock’n’Charge” trolley to store, charge, sync and transport the devices and an AirPort Extreme wireless router. I am currently in the process of adding … Continue reading

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