I have always got a pocket full of other people’s business cards. I can never find the one I want though.
Every now and again I resolve to get rid of the cards by adding them into Evernote. Evernote is a sort of cloud based Bookmarks database that you can access on multiple devices and [...]
I am often asked by teachers who to host websites with at low cost. As websites tend to be quite time consuming to build and update. I am constantly looking around for affordable solutions that will suit Teacher needs.
There are many different solutions that will suit the differing needs of teachers. However, after attending [...]
Have you ever fancied doing some green screen (Chroma Key) video work in your school?
It is simply the process of replacing the existing background of a piece of video footage with an alternate image or video sequence.
Good examples of Chroma Keying in everyday life are News and Weather programs. News Readers often have [...]
Do you fancy running a trial using iPod Touches or iPads in your school? I have lots of experience using both devices. Being an ‘Apple Distinguished Educator’ I am constantly working with some of the best and most innovative educators in Europe. Using iPods and iPads in classrooms is something that I do on [...]
Here are a couple of examples of how Teachers can use 3d Digital Media, in the classroom. I used MediaStage from Immersive Education to build these two demonstration videos.
Initially I built these videos after receiving IE training at Stoke-on-Trent CLC’s in Staffordshire.
I have recently been looking for a way to provide teachers with blogs for both themselves and their pupils.
I had been using Blogger.com for a couple of years. Blogger is now owned by google, and its generally a good , user friendly platform. However, blogger is a free platform and unless you configure the [...]
Media Technologist, Phil Gregory traveled to Smallthorne Primary School to teach children and staff how to get started with Podium Podcasting software in their school. The children who were taught would then act as mentors to pass the skills on to other students in Year 5.
Phil Gregory can offer you a Curriculum Support Model to enable teachers to learn new skills in Digital Media.
My aim in general is to enhance the opportunities for learning and teaching through the use of new and interactive technologies.
We can visit your school to help you embed digital media skills [...]
I use Apple Macs extensively for education and training in many areas, and due to Mac OS X’s superiority in comparison to Windows, this looks set to become increasingly common in schools and businesses.
With the Macintosh now the PC of choice for many hard-core technology professionals, and Mac skills an in-demand speciality [...]
Phil is looking into Poser 3d modelling software for the creation of Website avatars, 3D teaching resources and Animation.
Poser is the award-winning 3D character design tool for artists, illustrators and animators. Easily create 3D figures from ready-to-use human and animal models.
Poser adds realism, maps facial photos, grow and style dynamic [...]
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