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New BBC Bitesize for National 4 and 5

BBC Learning have launched new BBC Bitesize content to support learners taking new National 4/5 qualifications this year. Packed with quizzes, videos and infographics, these guides are available on mobile, tablet and desktop and will help you get to grips … Continue reading

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Engage for Education – what have they been up to?

Engage is the Scottish Government’s ground-breaking online project that enables the public and practitioners to discuss education, learning, youth employment and early years policy directly with the Ministers and teams responsible for them. Through our mix of discussions, news and blogs, social media channels and the events we … Continue reading

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Online Safety Resources

The Digital Learning Team have compiled a selection of suggested age appropriate curriculum resources for 3-18 to support schools in the delivery of quality Digital Safety education. The resources are linked to Curriculum for Excellence Experiences and Outcomes. These guidelines … Continue reading

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What is a PLN? (and why would I want to know?)

If you’ve never heard of a PLN, the funny thing is that you probably have one, and are part of one, already. PLN stands for Personal Learning Network. Originally this may have consisted of a few friends you met at teaching … Continue reading

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Infographics – what are they and how to make your own!

Information graphics, or infographics, are everywhere. They are used to communicate information, often stats and other data, clearly and quickly. Infographics are effective because of their high visual element – they appeal to the large proportion of visual learners. One … Continue reading

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What is a MOOC? (and why would I want to know?)

MOOC = Massive Open Online Course Why do I want to know this? For your own personal and professional development. Watch the video below to find out more. (If you’d rather read about it you can by clicking here, but … Continue reading

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Teaching Trailers – resources from Film Education

    Teaching Trailers is a fantastic resource from Film Education. Film Education provides award-winning teaching resources, teacher training and cinema based events which support the use of film within the curriculum. A trailer is a taster of a film in … Continue reading

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