Next week I have been asked to speak to the HoDs at my new school about my use of ICT. Mine, rather than the department’s and focused on this blog as a way to develop my own thinking and paedagogy.
It’s funny, because I began this blog in 2012 as a means of supporting my year 11s through GCSE. The early posts were podcasts relating to Hardy poems and a range of pre-1914 war poems for the AQA GCSE we sat in those days. It was intended to be a convenient way of putting everything in one place so that students could easily access it on their phones and computers. I blogged because I have never seen any reason NOT to share my material.
As it has grown, my rationale has developed.
Looking at my wordpress stats for this year ( https://jwpblog.wordpress.com/2014/12/30/2014-in-review/ ) I see I am read in the vast…
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