Big Data Science and other things Wolfram

Yesterday, I decided to book myself on a conference that was not explicitly about education. Wolfram are working with data - BIG DATA - and big banks and other corporations to help them make sense of their copious amounts of data. People are drowning in the stuff. It was refreshing -inspiring and regenerating - not be at an education conference discussing the same old topics, but instead to be [Read more...]

Google Teacher Academy London 2014

I am really chuffed to become a Google Teacher Academy Mentor for GTA London (October) 2014. There is an excellent team of Mentors on board, whom I'm very much looking forward to working with over the next six months and beyond. This GTA, unlike the one I attended a few years ago, will be run by NoTosh under the direction of Ewan McIntosh, the founder of TeachMeets up in Scotland. An astute [Read more...]