Paper - Non-Refereed

What happens when you ask 120 students to tell the world about the one thing that matters most to them? You get the BPS Passion Projects. Working with Globalstudent blogs and a range of other add-ins and tools, our students asked questions, researched and presented personal anecdotes about topics as diverse as Coeliac disease, NBA, drums and computer gaming. Using the online blogging environment the 6 month long projects were largely completed as work done at home. This presentation will explore how the projects were developed, the tools used and how you can use Web 2.0 in your school.
Are you looking for some new ideas for your Early Years mathematics classroom? Young children are born into a world filled with technology, so why should their classrooms be any different? In this workshop you will have the opportunity to explore a range of mathematical websites that have been tested in the classroom and given the thumbs up by young learners.
Kids Congress is a shared educational experience using contemporary ICT tools for students aged 10-14 years. It focuses on a global social justice agenda using ICT methodologies developed by students and presented to students in intensive mode. This paper describes how a variety of media and methodologies are used to provide rich opportunities for students to share, exchange, present ideas and opinions in the context of a belief in the power of the individual to make a difference.
Digital media provides an inventory of powerful learning tools for technology, science and mathematics education in the primary school. Opportunities are provided for recording, designing, creating, experimenting, calculating and expressing using information and communication technology (ICT) to enhance learning. This paper describes how digital media is being used with the
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