Meaning-Making and Digital Languages. Technology as a Creative and Expressive Language: New Research

The digital environment is often offered to children as a tool to find and consume information and as a fun and interactive way to develop skills and techniques though games.  Often, iPads are used by teachers in increasing ways for assessment systems and record keeping - a one stop shop for teaching and measuring.  For … Continue reading Meaning-Making and Digital Languages. Technology as a Creative and Expressive Language: New Research

Children as Ideas Makers: TEDx Talk

I was invited to speak at TEDxBrum, Birmingham, UK where I shared my passion and thoughts about what happens when we value and take seriously children's own curiosity and enquiry and turn our schools into environments that generate, foster and make visible children's enquiry.  You can see the video uploaded to You Tube here. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JVsGJluJz5IContinue reading Children as Ideas Makers: TEDx Talk