Category Archives: Video
For those of you who want to try film making in the classroom, you can’t go wrong with the Fís Film Project. Here is some information from the PDST Technology in Education about the project. The FÍS Film project encourages children to explore the medium of film in the primary classroom developing essential skills in moving-image literacy, communication, teamwork, visual arts and numeracy. This year the standard of entry was unprecedented. Twenty four finalists and thirteen highly commended schools will be Read More...
[media url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SJMIJXyakio” width=”100%”] Catherine Cronin has created a video showcasing a number of schools who are using technology in education. My school, Carlow Educate Together, was featured amongst the wonderful variety of projects going on in schools around the country. Check out the video below. Read More...
[media url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H8jh0qzbVwQ” width=”100%”] I didn’t think I’d see the benefit of using Instagram when it finally came to Android. On the fly image editing seems like such a simple thing. One of the problems I’ve had using Tumblr on my phone was that the image quality of my photos isn’t all that great. Because Instagram lets you upload to a Tumblr account, this solves my problem. Here’s a short Silent Slam to show you how to do it. Read More...
[media url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iw-3s-CVH70″ width=”100%”] Using the fantastic OnlineMeetingRooms application, two schools in Ireland had a fun-filled video conference. Prepare to be scared by some zombies and prepare to be baffled by a boy sticking his face into a pile of flour! Read More...