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A new direction for literacy… on Prezi

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Having had great success with our first SOICT unit (see this

under: Ferry Lane, Other technology
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As an ICT lead and Year 6 teacher, I was keen to start using SOICT as soon as I could. The mixture of easy to administer ideas and flexibility mean that confident teachers and newbies alike can pick up the scheme and run with it very quickly. Our first foray at

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Ferry Lane Doctor Who film

Posted by: | June 24, 2011 | No Comment |
under: Ferry Lane

Having won third place in the Educational Blog Awards for our whole-school approach to blogging, an article has today been published in the Tottenham and Wood Green Journal as well as on haringey.gov.uk. Here is the article: Ferry Lane Primary gets top marks for school blogsite Tuesday 21 June 2011 Ferry Lane Primary school in […]

under: Blog development, Ferry Lane

Thanks for the mention!

Posted by: | June 23, 2011 | No Comment |

Thanks to David Mitchell for his mention of my work at Chorlton Park on blogging. You can read his article here. He says: The work of Jack Sloan and his pupils at Chorlton Park Primary were absolutely crucial and at the start of all my work. It was Jack who showed me what was possible […]

under: Blog development, Chorlton Park, Ferry Lane

We won third place for our whole-school approach to blogging. Very pleased. They were looking for: A community commitment to blogging Blogging beyond the classroom Clear and consistent messages about e-safety, comment policy and content. Here is what they said about Ferry Lane: Ferry Lane came in third in this category with judges commenting

under: Blog development, Ferry Lane

I have been asked to write a short think piece for the Educational Blog awards by Chris Ratcliffe and John McClear. They want me to focus on the impact of school blogs on individuals. I teach at Ferry Lane Primary School in Tottenham, London. It is a great little school with fantastic children in an […]

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I was asked to present at the Specialist Schools and Academies Trust (SSAT) Primary National College at the Emirates Stadium in March. The theme of the conference was ‘Networking for Excellence’ and I spoke about using technology to connect classrooms with the outside world. It was a great day, and I learned a lot from […]

under: Ferry Lane

I have been asked to run a course for teachers in Haringey who are new to blogging. The idea is to encourage them to have a go and get them set up. I have produced some tutorial videos to get them started, There are more to come. What do you think? What should I add? […]

under: Blog development, Ferry Lane

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