Taking the Tablets

Dr Christina Preston 0 Comments

Taking the tablets: has the long predicted revolution in teaching and learning finally arrived? Professor Christina Preston, MirandaNet Fellowship Dr Sarah Younie, MirandaNet Fellowship and Director Education Futures Centre, De Montfort University Chapter to be published in: Handbook for Digital Learning …

“Can you read the letters on this chart?”

Dr Christina Preston

Vision and Learning Learning has been defined as the “acquisition of understanding through the senses”. While all of the senses are important conduits of information, vision is particularly important in this respect.  It follows that any form of degradation of …

Digital Initiatives in Education: Waiting for the UK Coalition

Dr. Christina Preston

Author: Christina Preston Founder of the MirandaNet Fellowship mirandanet.ac.uk Professor of Educational Innovation, University of Bedfordshire   In the UK, innovative national projects in the use of computers in teaching and learning have been taking place since the late 1980s. These …

Reception at the House of Lords

Sarah Younie

MirandaNetters were warmly invited to attend a Reception at the House of Lords on 30th September 2014 by Professor Margaret Cox who has become president of NCUP (National Conference of University Professors). The reception was organised by NCUP and hosted …