Tag Archives: Consolarium

John Hunter and ‘The World Peace Game’

Got this link from Colm Linnane, Scottish Book Trust Online Teacher in Residence - @colmsbt John Hunter is a brilliant teacher: humble; self-effacing; enabling; dedicated to improving learning; an inspirational role model. Can you just imagine the delight of being one of his 4th Graders learning through his '21st Century Wisdom Table'? Do you think he has to spend a lot of time dealing with disruption or managing student underachievement? Just think.

LTS in the Media: Computer Games and Learning

Derek Robertson My LTS colleague and friend Derek Robertson (see Man From Uncle picture above) is once again in the news.  This article in The Sunday Herald is another example of how Derek's work has moved on the discourse around computer games in the classroom from 'how much damage they do' to 'which ones can we can explore to improve pupil motivation and enhance learning'. Read more about Derek's work in his Hotmilkydrink and Consolarium blogs or if you are in Glasgow later in the week hear.