10Mar/16

Didacta 2016 – Review

Didacta is the German trade fair for teachers.  Every year in February it opens it’s doors to teachers from all school types from preschool to university and beyond.  It rotates between Cologne,Read More…

04Feb/16
BETT Arena

BETT 2016 Review

The BETT Show plays a big part in my annual CPD.  I always try to attend two or three days to tank up on new ideas and play with some shiny newRead More…

14Jan/16
BETT Arena

BETT 2016 Preview

I love trade fairs.  The manager in me is looking to the future – what’s feasible and what’s desirable, and of course what the competition is doing.  The teacher in me is a bitRead More…

10Jun/15
Asleep at the keyboard

iMoot 2015 Review

Normally reviews should come out pretty much immediately after a conference while the memories are fresh (and the participants are still eager to catch up on the goodies!)  But this one hadRead More…

25May/15

iMoot 2015

iMoot is a slightly strange conference in that it doesn’t require attendees to scrabble for affordable hotel rooms anywhere within three hours’ drive of the conference centre.  You are spared this hassleRead More…