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Stay Organised with Wakelet September 22, 2020

I would like to share with you, my fellow educators, a tool I have discovered recently. It is called Wakelet. Before, I used Pocket and it was good, but it had its limitations.   Wakelet is a website and an app. It allows you to curate websites, tweets, pictures,  blog entries, newspaper articles, links, videos, songs, and other items in your Google Drive.   You classify everything into collections.  Regarding privacy, you can make these collections private, you can share them… Read more

Call Scotland Professional Learning 2020 August 19, 2020

CALL Scotland’s Professional Learning will be delivered as 90 minute Online Learning workshops between August to December 2020.  Each workshop will focus on a different aspect of assistive technology to support pupils with additional support needs. The cost of each course will be £40 per participant and there will be a maximum of 20 participants per course which will enable everyone to have an interactive collegiate learning experience. Please have a look at the workshops… Read more

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Digital Learning at Beancross Primary, Falkirk July 7, 2020

Beancross Primary School have taken some time to reflect on their digital learning journey.   Their presentation covers the challenges and opportunities the school faced during remote learning. The presentation covers the  key features and tools within Microsoft Teams as well as the other digital learning apps used by the school. Twitter: @BeancrossPS View the full presentation here Read more

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Distance Learning 2020 at Kinneil Primary School, Bo’ness July 7, 2020

Kinneil Primary School in Bo’ness have shared with us their distance learning experience over the school building closure period.  This Sway outlines their use Teams, Twitter, Sumdog and Big Maths across the school, from P1 to P7, to deliver curricular content and wider school experiences such as assemblies and choir. Twitter: @Kinneil_PS Read more

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Digital Learning in Maths From the MIE Scotland blog July 3, 2020

Hugh Wallace Teacher of Maths Kyle Academy, South Ayrshire Twitter @MrWM4ths  Waking a Digital School As with all schools in Scotland, Kyle Academy closed our doors on Friday 20thMarch with very little warning, and quite literally, no time to prepare.  The final week was spent ensuring that those who were still able to attend school, had a note of their Glow login details and knew how to access Microsoft Teams. For some staff, they… Read more

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A Devastating Fire, A Global Pandemic and The Evolution of Digital Teaching in the Biology Department at Peebles HS. July 1, 2020

Iona Minto, PT STEM and Teacher of Biology takes us on the journey of how digital teaching has remarkably evolved at Peebles High School in Scottish Borders. In this Sway you can find out how the Biology staff embraced the introduction of Scottish Border’s Inspire Learning Programme (1:1 devices) and how they have worked together to support one another through a peer to peer professional learning support network. In this Sway, Iona also details the… Read more

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Stay Organised with Wakelet

September 22, 2020

Call Scotland Professional Learning 2020

August 19, 2020
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Digital Learning at Beancross Primary, Falkirk

July 7, 2020
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Distance Learning 2020 at Kinneil Primary School, Bo’ness

July 7, 2020
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Digital Learning in Maths From the MIE Scotland blog

July 3, 2020
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A Devastating Fire, A Global Pandemic and The Evolution of Digital Teaching in the Biology Department at Peebles HS.

July 1, 2020
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Distance Learning at Deanburn Primary School, Falkirk

June 27, 2020
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Delivering Music Instruction Remotely – North Ayrshire Music Service – From the MIE Scotland Blog

June 22, 2020
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Creating the Remote Inclusive Classroom, MIE Scotland Blog

June 21, 2020
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Distance Learning Reflections with Primary 1 – Comely Park Primary School

June 19, 2020
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The Literacy Academy: Forth Valley and West Lothian Regional Improvement Collaborative

June 18, 2020
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Virtual P7 Transition, Grangemouth High School Cluster

June 15, 2020
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Help from the MIEExpert Community

June 12, 2020
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Growth Mindset for Experienced Teachers, Mandy Davidson Lenzie Academy

June 8, 2020
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Remote Learning in Business Education

June 7, 2020
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Self Portraits on Purple Mash from Cargenbridge Primary in Dumfries and Galloway

May 29, 2020