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
Brave year 10 students tackle the design of a smart city to bring the Internet of Things to life. The event took place over 2 days: 27th and 28th February. 15 students from Greig’s City Academy took the challenge to design and create a smart city. Working hard and going beyond all expectations the three teams…Read more HackEd 2015
Today at Bett Show 2015, Patricia Charlton (CDS), Christina Preston and Sarah Younie (MirdandaNet) are presenting the results from the Move-It-Online International Learning Design Challenge.
Last Friday was very exciting for CDS. We spent the day in the Tate’s Design Studio, working closely with two groups of prospective users of the Tate-Khan learning platform. The workshops were aimed at evaluating the first version of the platform to gain insights into the ways diverse user groups engage with learning modules on…Read more Tate-Khan platform evaluation workshops
Last month, Creative Digital Solutions joined the EU Code week 2014 by organising a whole day of workshops in the Botley Primary School in Oxford. It wouldn't have been possible without Year 2 teacher - Lizzy Hegarty - and all the other teachers who engaged with us on the day - although it was their…Read more Coding fun with Arduinos at Botley Primary in Oxford
The Third* International Learning Design Challenge has been on for a more than a week now. This Challenge is about understanding the impact of taking teaching and learning activities online and it is being organised in collaboration between London Knowledge Lab, Creative Digital Solutions, MirandaNet and Hands-On-ICT project. In the first week, which started on 3…Read more ‘Move-It-Online’ Challenge: week 2 has started
Our 3rd International Learning Design Challenge: "Move-it-Online", led by Professor Diana Laurillard, will start on 30 October 2014. The Challenge is organised in collaboration with MirandaNet and Hand-On-ICT project. It is on open MOOC-like event for all who are interested in understanding the impact of taking teaching and learning activities online. The aim is to provide ways…Read more “Move-it-Online” starts soon
In collaboration with Lizzy Hegarty - Year 1 teacher at the Botley Primary School - we are joining the EU Code Week 2014 by organising a series of workshops for 6-7 and 9-11 years old on 13th October. We are going to introduce young children to coding through play and fun. The children will build and experiment together,…Read more We are part of the EU Code Week!