Tag Archives: pedagogy

Microsoft Classroom Pilot Launch

Last Friday a group of teachers visited the Microsoft Offices at Waverley gate in Edinburgh. They had a session led by Anna Kellner of the DLT with Natalie Burgess, Microsoft Teacher Ambassador and Andy Nagle, Microsoft Education. They are currently … Continue reading

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DLT Recommends: Online Resource Roundup

Here at the DLT we often get asked to recommend resources that teachers will find useful, so we decided to make a shortlist of blogs and websites that we use to gather new ideas and inspiration. If you don’t already … Continue reading

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Create Mobile Apps

Create mobile apps for free with AppShed, an intuitive and flexible tool that enables anyone to build content based web apps. Now you can have your own app on any smartphone (Apple iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows 7). Step-by step … Continue reading

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CPD Opportunities for 2014

New year, new term, new CPD opportunities! Lots of iPad Professional Development and other CPD courses for you to explore. Click here to download our Term 2 CPD Flyer. Click here to see the courses in the City of Edinburgh Council CPD Directory. You … Continue reading

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1:1 Digital Learning in Edinburgh

XMA worked with us recently to film a case study looking at our progress with 1:1 digital learning across Edinburgh schools, featuring Sciennes Primary in particular. The video outlines the many advantages of 1:1, describing how it can improve and … Continue reading

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Digital Commonwealth Project

The Digital Commonwealth team are looking for clusters of schools to participate in an exciting digital media project funded by the Big Lottery Fund, the University of the West of Scotland and the MediaTrust. The project aims to involve every Local … Continue reading

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Big History Project

Take your students on a 13.7 billion year journey! Ask the big questions about our Universe, our planet, life and humanity. Explore where we are going in the future and challenge your students to develop the skills and knowledge they … Continue reading

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