Wearable, Teachable & Learnable Internet of Things: The Micro Bit Project

Wearable, Teachable and Learnable Internet of Things: The Micro Bit Project Creative digital solutions enters its fourth year in delivering research, workshops and teaching and learning in science, engineering and art we would like to share our first article as part of 'Ahead of the curve' series.  The research undertaken as part of piloting early…Read more Wearable, Teachable & Learnable Internet of Things: The Micro Bit Project

A year of making with the BBC micro:bit

Creative Digital Solutions had an opportunity  in 2016 to design and deliver a range of workshops using the BBC micro:bit.. We worked with communities from diverse backgrounds brining  science and culture and creative thinking together. By popular request we have made some of the resources available these include Programming the BBC micro:bit to speak hieroglyphs and…Read more A year of making with the BBC micro:bit

The Internetable of anything to everything in my pocket

As Creative Digital Solutions enters its third year we thought we would take this opportunity to share with you some of our research and thinking. This particular short article and video presents part of our vision on “The Internetable of anything to everything in my pocket”. Dr. Patricia Charlton was invited to give a cross-disciplinary…Read more The Internetable of anything to everything in my pocket

Making history – the micro:bit revolution

Making  history with every year 7 student The project partners came together to celebrate an important milestone  for the Micro bit project of delivering the device to every year 7 student. To celebrate this achievement a micro:bit opened the London Stock Exchange Today with 'a little help' from BBC director general  Tony Hall. Tony Hall  paid tribute to the creative and…Read more Making history – the micro:bit revolution

The Micro Bit Project

On Tuesday 7th July 2015 the micro:bit was launched for the world to see.   It is impossible to express the excitement and 'electric' atmosphere of the partners working together to prepare and deliver the launch of the micro:bit. The commitment and the spirit of the project brings with it a community that is stimulating…Read more The Micro Bit Project

Why is art important?

If you are new to art, an expert in all that art has offer or just interested to experience Art at TATE online then join us to learn, discuss and share ideas about the importance of art: http://www.khanacademy.org/tate. The discussions will be open for 2 weeks and on 28 May 2015 TATE will summarise and publish…Read more Why is art important?

Kids making the digital talk their language – ‘Make It Digital’ with the BBC

Today, Tony Hall, Director-General of the BBC, launched BBC Make It Digital programme – an exciting endeavour to inspire kids and young people to get creative with coding, programming and technology. We are every excited to be part of this programme, in which we will collaborate with major UK organisations (such as STEMNET, Raspberry Pi…Read more Kids making the digital talk their language – ‘Make It Digital’ with the BBC