Friday, February 23, 2018

CREATE

Mauri Ora

I'm involved at my school with the Maori Ora project carried out in collaboration with Poutama Pounamu, University of Waikato. Recently, as part of this...
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Evolution in action

This is an awesome video, demonstrating a key process in a very creative way. A giant petri dish (in effect) is set up with black...

Why thoughts?

Thoughts are my general blog posts. They are for reflection on things that flitter into my mind (and I have a LOT that flitters...

IDEAS

VR in education

2016 is the year that VR went mainstream Early in the year the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive were released. Both cost a hefty amount...

Pulse – initial thoughts

Over the years there have been a number of applications that have allowed an element of student interaction with the lesson content. For a...
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Evolution in action

This is an awesome video, demonstrating a key process in a very creative way. A giant petri dish (in effect) is set up with black...

THOUGHTS

What’s your Gamertag?

I'm a gamer. Outside of school I enjoy playing boardgames and computer games. I started...

Communities of Practice

Communities of practice is not a term that I'd have thought anything of prior to...

School Culture?

I’ve just finished reading a paper from 1998 (Stoll, 1998). This made me feel a...

VR in education

2016 is the year that VR went mainstream Early in the year the Oculus Rift and the...
video

Evolution in action

This is an awesome video, demonstrating a key process in a very creative way. A giant...

NEWS

32 weeks later

Way back in March I'd signed up for the Mindlab course. I must admit I didn't quite know what to expect. I considered myself...

VR and assessment

VR in education

School Culture?

SCIENCE

Personal Space and VR

I've been playing PSVR for some months now and am about to start using a HTC Vive in an educational setting. One of the...

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Personal Space and VR

I've been playing PSVR for some months now and am about to start using a HTC Vive in an educational setting. One of the...

32 weeks later

Way back in March I'd signed up for the Mindlab course. I must admit I didn't quite know what to expect. I considered myself...
video

3D Printing & Science Education

As a Science teacher I have been hearing about 3D printing over the past few years. I decided I'd investigate 3D printing and introduce...