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Steve Collis #FF

Steve Collis #FF

Steve Collis is our special guest on Friday Follow Twitter Interview this week. Stephen is part of the innovative team at the Northern Beaches Christian School in Sydney.

Sonja Barfoed #FF

Sonja Barfoed #FF

Sonja Barfoed is our special guest this week on Friday Follow Twitter Interview. Sonja is an artist, librarian, urban food gatherer with a fondness for drawing, phrase searching & making book castles.

Meet my new editor

Meet my new editor

I hired a new editor recently in order to help me to stay on top of my writing commitments. I would like you to meet him. His name is Sootie.

Singapore Cirrus

Singapore Cirrus

The blue was deep and the cirrus clouds overhead gave things perspective. I stopped outside Red Hill MRT, grabbed my camera and took four photographs.

Off and on

Off and on

Have not posted for a couple of weeks. Have been disconnected for a week or so while I attend to life. Thought about switching off the mobile phone each weekend.

Dr Jason Fox #FF

Dr Jason Fox #FF

Dr Jason, Fox, an educator devoted to helping people harness the power of game design to boost productivity, influence behaviour and make clever happen, is tonight’s guest on Friday Follow Twitter Interview.

Nick Jackson #FF

Nick Jackson #FF

Nick Jackson is our Friday Follow Twitter Interview guest this evening. Nick is a hard working educator from Yotk, England.

Singapore Days

Singapore Days

These are the events of my last few days in Singapore. People, places, connections and catch-ups. Workshops, teaching and learning.

Singapore meetups

Singapore meetups

Presently sitting in the Taipei Eating House. Trengannu Street. Chinatown. Singapore. 2011. I have been eating in this establishment on a regular basis since 1999.

CELT Workshops

CELT Workshops

This week has seen another series of workshops in Singapore. Topics covered included social media, digital storytelling and the iPad.

On being childless

On being childless

This evening I saw a young family on a train. It was getting late. People were tired.

Serena Cheong #FF

Serena Cheong #FF

Serena Chong is our special guest on Friday Follow Twitter Interview tonight. Serena is working within the eLearning field within the Singapore health system. Her work with the physicians and staff of the hospital is quite interesting.

Blast from the past

Blast from the past

Workshop website from July 1997. I was looking for some old scans from 1996 and discovered a web site I had created in 1997. I had set it up to support a series of workshops I had conducted for Singaporean teachers back in July 1997.

Timo Ilomäki #FF

Timo Ilomäki #FF

Our guest is Timo Ilomäki, a language teacher and student counselor in Voionmaa upper secondary school.

Fred Boss #FF

Fred Boss #FF

Tonight’s special guest is Fred Boss. Fred is an educator from Ireland and he was recommended to me by Liam Dunphy, our previous guest on the interview.

Tiong Bahru Stroll

Tiong Bahru Stroll

Tiong Bahru is an area of Singapore that I had not explored before. I had been to the shopping plaza adjacent to the MRT station. This time I ventured further afield.

Adobe Australia #Fail

Adobe Australia #Fail

Adobe products cost 52% more in Australia. I question why.

Liam Dunphy #FF

Liam Dunphy #FF

Liam Dunphy is our special guest this week on the Friday Follow Twitter Interview. Liam teaches in Sydney, NSW and he is a fine exponent of education technologies.

RUOK?

RUOK?

One in five children and adolescents is affected by mental health problems and disorders. Those aged 18‐24 have the highest prevalence of mental disorders of any age group.

Engaging the Internet

Engaging the Internet

Understand the Internet. Do not judge the Internet. Do not just use the Internet but engage with it. The Internet is not evil. It is simply the Internet.