Creative Learning Systems

Posted by on 20 February, 2011 at 11:00 pm

Just a quick note – Cleveratom has closed (we went into voluntary liquidation after a run of particularly bad luck, and some less than satisfactory decisions). In the mean time I have set up a new company called ‘Creative Learning Systems’. Does just what it says on the tin… I am very sorry to […]

provisiondirect, buy video camera, camcorder purchase

Posted by on 23 February, 2010 at 8:31 pm

Today I was caught up with the need to buy a decent camcorder and a few accessories. In the past we have used Sony HVR-Z1 cameras (the same used on the BBC Blast tour) which are well featured and durable, and produce great shots for video work. Sadly, they are now discontinued, and although there […]

iPhone and Google calendars, sync Google and iPhone, Nuevasync

Posted by on 19 June, 2009 at 3:20 pm

It is really not pleasant when you read that your iPhone will sync with Google calendars, and that iPhone software version 3.0 will allow you to have up o 25 calendars at a time, to find out that it actually doesn’t work as you think it might. The instructions from our friends at Google are […]

School Design Awards

Posted by on 14 May, 2009 at 9:52 pm

One of the nice things I am involved with is being part of the national school design awards evaluation panel. My job is to sift through the entries and comment on how well they have incorporated ICT for learning, and engaged the students as part of the stakeholder engagement process (clue here is the word […]

Anglia Ruskin Summerschool 2009

Posted by on 14 May, 2009 at 9:28 pm

The beginning of May has been the time when Anglia Ruskin invite prospective students in to experience university life. Each year we have worked with them to run a mini project using digital technologies, and this year was no different. The theme was ‘broadcast journalism’ as in previous years and our role was to lead […]