Archive for November 19th, 2013

emaze ~ Presentation creation

| November 19, 2013 | 0 Comments 

emaze: an online presentation tool for people who want “more than PowerPoint”.

Personally, ANY tool can be used badly, and any tool can be used in magical, different and effective ways. It is not the tool. It is how it is used. However, with emaze, you can create interesting presentations, in minutes.

It is Cloud Based, so your presentations can be accessed from “anywhere”. View and edit your presentations on any computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. Using HTML5, it works well on most browsers, and platforms. Some interesting 2D & 3D templates make this worth exploring.

Remember, though: as ever, it is what is said, rather than what is used to say it.

Grimes Dyke Primary School, Leeds ~ Day 2

| November 19, 2013 | 3 Comments 

The second of our two days at Grimes Dyke Primary School, here in Leeds and today, in contrast to yesterday’s INSET, we appear gloriously analogue. When we say “analogue”, we were actually using digital landscapes that so beautifully bring imaginary worlds in to the classroom, freeing and stimulating imaginations, talk, word play and writing in children and adults alike. Continue Reading