Digital Learning & Teaching in Falkirk Schools

Digital technology to support learning & teaching

July 24, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
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Connection woes? Here’s suggestions to try

Don’t panic – it happens with any online tool! Every online platform hiccups from time to time: you might get error messages, things don’t update, you can’t upload files, you can’t share what you need to share – and you … Continue reading

June 24, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
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Want to use video meet with your class in Microsoft Teams?

👨 🎤 💻 Want to present to your class in a live video meet? Microsoft Teams in Glow provides the facility for you as the teacher to present live to your class via video meet. This can be useful if you want your … Continue reading

June 23, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
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Primary Class Starting with Microsoft Teams? Now what?

So you have just started using Microsoft Teams with your primary school class – now what? Microsoft Teams can be described as an all-in-one Swiss-Army-Knife online digital tool – with facility for classroom conversations, shared space for collaborative Word documents, … Continue reading

June 3, 2020
by Malcolm Wilson
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Build an interactive virtual classroom in Microsoft Teams

  You’ve no doubt seen lots of teachers sharing their interactive virtual classroom images – a visually-friendly way to connect with your learners via an online platform where they can click on elements in the picture to view details of … Continue reading

February 12, 2019
by Malcolm Wilson
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Real-time multi-user collaboration in Microsoft Excel Online

Do your learners create graphs in your classroom? Perhaps after they undertake a survey, such as a traffic survey, favourite food, eye colour, or something related to an area of study in the curriculum? There’s a whole range of digital … Continue reading

March 5, 2018
by Malcolm Wilson
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Creating a Multi-user Collaborative Presentation with Microsoft PowerPoint Online

The go-to presentation-creation tool for many teachers and pupils is PowerPoint. So as your pupils are already familiar with using Microsoft PowerPoint then consider using Microsoft PowerPoint Online available to all Glow users in Scottish schools as part of Microsoft … Continue reading

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