GDPR, Surveillance And CCTV

GDPR, Surveillance And CCTV

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new set of EU guidelines governing how organisations like schools handle personal data. The new regulations have replaced the current Data Protection Act (DPA) and were implemented on the 25 May 2018. This piece of...
Peer To Peer Video Learning

Peer To Peer Video Learning

We often focus on the use of video as a professional development tool for teachers but one of its greatest strengths is for peer to peer learning. Let’s not forget the pupils! Peer Learning (PL), Peer-to-Peer collaboration (P2P), or Peer Assisted Learning (PAL)...
Cheats Never Prosper

Cheats Never Prosper

How can we stop students from cheating in exams? They say that cheats never prosper. The thing is, many often do because they get away with it. Cheating in exams is nothing new as some students (and their parents) will do anything to secure good grades. There are even...
Video For A Self-Improving School

Video For A Self-Improving School

How can video be used for self-improvement? A self-improving school requires complex collaboration and mixes together three core features: coordination, communication and bonding (Hargreaves, 2010). It also requires ‘magnets, glue and drivers’ where...