Many business owners are reluctant to use social media. Some think it doesn’t apply to them, simply because they are not familiar with using a computer. Others are so focused only on immediate gratification exercises that they believe a long term strategy such as social, brings little benefit.
This couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact social media [...]
In the early part of this decade I was busy travelling around Schools and Council Departments, desperately trying to get them into blogging. the main premise was,
“You’re doing great work, you should be shouting about it.”
Blogger was pretty much the leading, free platform back then. You could publish without paying [...]
I get asked a lot of questions about blogs. So I thought I’d take a few moments to talk about Blogs and to try to explain why I believe your business needs one.
Some points I’d like to make before I present five reasons your company needs a business blog.
Every day, I speak with [...]
Creating eBooks for use in Secondary Schools is relatively easy on an iPad. There are many ebook creation apps but Creative Book Builder is one of the most complete solutions with more advanced features.
I was recently invited to Hackney by Apple to deliver a short demonstration on how to create ebooks using iPads. Hackney Education [...]
I was really excited when I found out that Apple TV would allow wireless mirroring of the iPad. I was rather less excited when I discovered that Apple Tv only had an HDMI out option.
Connect your iPad to VGA
Most Schools in the UK still have VGA projectors for their whiteboards. So it would [...]
Teachers often ask me about ways to mirror their iPad2 to their Whiteboard. There are a few ways to do this, One is Using Apple TV, a great tool but this can be a bit of a faff because you need to buy an extra cable. In some cases your classroom will have a VGA [...]
Many teachers have been reporting to me that they are having issues with their Apple TV’s.
Usually the cause of this is that they are getting the devices delivered to their School and trying to set it up in their classrooms.
By default most U.K Schools have a p r o x y server filtering [...]
I have been thinking about creating a set of iPad tutorials for a while now, Tonight I finally made my first one. A really simple how to locate apps tutorial. The first of many to come. Please leave a comment.
Working with Sandford Hill Primary as one of our RTC bases. We are getting the students to create Learning Journals of their term. Students will capture relevant media for the project using MacBooks, and Flip Cams.
Their journals will be composed primarily on Pages . The students have been using Macbook computers [...]
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