Archive for October 13th, 2011

iCould.com

| October 13, 2011 | 0 Comments 

“Need some ideas for the future? Some inspiration on what kind of career might be right for you? Just want to find out what’s out there? iCould can help you to discover what you could do and how you could get there”.

iCould features videos of people sharing stories and experiences from the working careers. Many types of job are covered, from Accountancy and Advertising, through to Travel and tourism.

The site contains a huge range of very well produced films and could be a realistic, yet inspiring, guidance to many at a secondary level, when students are making those crucial decisions about their future. It could also be a great way to help younger pupils realise what it really entails to become, let’s say a sports person, or a pop star!

GAMEiT Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark

| October 13, 2011 | 1 Comment 

Another quick trip back to Denmark, for the GAMEiT Conference,

The GAMEiT Conference originates from the GAMEiT Project, which was funded with support from the European Commission.

The primary aim of the project was and is to “identify, collect, test and distribute good practice in game based learning”. Bringing together partners from Bournemouth University in UK, Fachhochschule Koblenz in Germany, University of Stavanger and Norwegian Association for Distance and Flexible Education in Norway and Zaxis and Viden Djurs in Denmark, GAMEiT represents the diversity of the field of game based learning today. Continue Reading