Mentor and Critical Friend Appointed

The LSIS Leadership In Technology bid required our project to nominate a mentor, after discussion, we’ve secured the services of Martin Hawksey Google scripting extraordinaire whose examples of the wonders possible with Google scripts can be found on his blog.  As an added bonus LSIS have also provided us with …

Loughborough College wins another bid

In October 2011 it was confirmed that the Sport Team at Loughborough College  had won funding from another LSIS (Learning and Skills Improvement Service) project. This time for developing Leadership in Technology. The project is called Fast-tracking feedback using Google Scripts and by the end of it the team should …

Mahara

Mahara is an open source student centred e-portfolio.  It is an environment where students can collect, reflect on and share achievements and developments in a space they can control.  It also offers the opportunity for social networking, through forums, blogs and groups and formal assessment submission of student work if required. The table …

Podcasting

Podcasting is a way to deliver audio blogs or commentary. Podcasts are usually delivered as a series of digital media files over the internet in a downloadable format. The table below shows some potential uses of this technology in both Further Education (FE) and Higher Education (HE).  Below this are videos which …