Recently I was informed by my colleagues and friends from the multi-touch project at Durham University, that they have nominated me for an award! The IEEE Computer Society is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence. It has more than 375,000 members in more than 160 countries and is: a leading authority on … Continue reading Nominated!

SSAT Primary National Conference – Connected Classrooms

Today I attended the 4th Specialist Schools and Academies Trust Primary National Conference. I was invited to run some seminars for the delegates. Situated in one of the conference suites of the Emirates stadium, the home of Arsenal football club, the event accommodation was spacious and well equipped. I ran my hour long session twice during the day, it … Continue reading SSAT Primary National Conference – Connected Classrooms


Recently I have written a number of posts about class blogging and have begun using one again in our classroom. One of the things that I wrote about in my previous post is how useful it is to keep tabs on your visitor numbers and locations, and how children get very excited about this. One … Continue reading #classblogs