Testimonials / References Word Cloud

Below is a Wordle word cloud, which features a variety of key words from testimonials and references about my work.  A word cloud is a visual illustration containing words from a particular source and the bigger the word the more times it has been mentioned within the source.  This provides a quick way of seeing a selectionContinue reading “Testimonials / References Word Cloud”

Using Tablet Devices in Learning, Teaching and Education

This blog post article discusses using tablet computing devices within learning environments, with a particular focus on the new HP TouchPad, which is the first webOS tablet from HP (formerly Palm).  When referring to learning environments within this article, this can be in relation to teaching, learning, e-learning and other educational settings.  I have focusedContinue reading “Using Tablet Devices in Learning, Teaching and Education”

BBC WebWise Social Media Basics Course

The Social Media Basics online course has been introduced into the BBC WebWise learning resources.  I have used and recommended the BBC online e-learning resources numerous times throughout the years within my work, including WebWise for IT / computer use, Skillswise for Skills for Life in Literacy and Numeracy as well as the RaW campaign to assist with Reading and Writing. This latestContinue reading “BBC WebWise Social Media Basics Course”

Brake Farm Community Resource Centre Blog Launched

I have recently launched a blog in relation to where I work in order to provide existing and potential learners, members of the community, trustees, staff as well as other interested individuals with news, updates, information and other articles about Brake Farm Community Resource Centre in Crownhill, Plymouth. The blog can be viewed at: http://brakefarm.wordpress.com A varietyContinue reading “Brake Farm Community Resource Centre Blog Launched”

Social Media Networking Learning Session

This blog post discusses the Social Media / Networking learning session I recently delivered as part of a research project.  The sessions delivered had an aim to increase learner’s IT literacy skills through utilising Social Media as the vehicle to develop IT skills and at the same time introduce Social Media / Networking topics, skills, knowledgeContinue reading “Social Media Networking Learning Session”

Updated Plymouth Page

I have updated the Plymouth page on my site, which features useful information about Plymouth.  I’ve been meaning to update the page for a while and have removed old content and integrated widgets to display news and information from a variety of sources.  For example, a weather forecast for Plymouth, news from my Twitter Plymouth NewsContinue reading “Updated Plymouth Page”

Advances in Digital Camera Features

There has been many developments in technology over the past few years that have contributed to the advancement of digital cameras, resulting in new features being introduced.  Although, you might have thought that digital cameras already possessed a variety of useful features, tools and didn’t need any additional functions, some of the latest options are usefulContinue reading “Advances in Digital Camera Features”

Keep in Touch

The following lists the various ways you can keep in touch and is a guide to the different content available: Website: online home and presence of primary content as well as links to all other areas Twitter: personal and professional updates LinkedIn: online CV and professional profile YouTube: work related video clips Flickr: personal, work related and professional pictures Blog:Continue reading “Keep in Touch”