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Digital Leaders @ Fox Covert RC Primary

Ciara and Lucy, Digital Leaders at Fox Covert RC share their experiences of the iTeach Digital Leaders Lab in this week’s guest post! In our school everyone is part of a pupil group. This year our Pupil Council and ICT … Continue reading

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Have you met the Adobe Spark family?

Have you seen the great free apps made by Adobe? They have been around a while but have recently been relaunched. They include Adobe Spark Video, Spark Post and Spark Page. The apps are really simple to use, include built … 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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Digital Safety @ St Margarets PS

P4/5 at St Margarets have been learning about how to stay safe online. They completed a series of lessons, researched safety tips for different age groups and used creative apps to display their learning for others. The class started off … Continue reading

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How to: Make an iPad ‘Hologram’

After stumbling across this Adobe Slate presentation describing how to make an iPad ‘hologram’ we thought that this would be a brilliant project to try out with our learners in Edinburgh. Here is an overview of the process: A video … Continue reading

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Brainpop Online Safety Competition Winners

We are pleased to announce the winners of our online safety competition 2016: Blackhall Primary School and Fox Covert Primary School. Both schools have won a Brainpop subscription which allows them access to a huge range of animated videos, educational … Continue reading

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Parent-led Programming Club at Flora Stevenson’s Primary

For many parents and teachers, computer programming can initially seem intimidating. This is not the case, however, for the pupils who take part in a very successful weekly programming club at Flora Stevenson Primary School. At this club, pupils are … Continue reading

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