Digital resources and new technologies are today being used to support a wide range of collaborative projects that enable pupils to share their learning. Read the following pages to find out how your pupils can use Web Conferencing, Online Publishing, E-mail, Blogging and a host of other ICT resources to establish links with schools across the region.
During “Knowing Me, Knowing You” pupils will have the opportunity to use all the free “Online” tools listed below:
SEGFL micro-sites are easy to create “free” websites for schools to use in a variety of ways to support project work.
Once created teachers and pupils can publish text, images, video and audio on each web-site page.
Flashmeeting is a free and secure web conferencing application that enables pupils to talk online and later replay conversations.
FlashMeeting requires no specialist equipment just a basic web camera fitted to a laptop or PC that can access the Internet access
Making the News
Making the News is an excellent Online publishing tool. A web-site where pupils can publish written reports and attach video, audio or multimedia presentations to their work.
To register to create an MTN account visit: http://kmi4schools.e2bn.net
National Education Network Gallery
The Gallery contains thousands of copyright free images published by teachers and pupils in schools across the
To register your school just takes a matter of moments. Once you have registered you can then upload and add your pupils images, video and audio files to the site.