Amazing video about education and globalisation. Discuss….!
Try not to be offended by the blatant gender stereotyping and dodgy acting in this video… it was from 1947! Isn’t it fascinating how things have changed?
- Is any of this relevant today? The equipment might not be, but what about the skills of the secretary?
- Why do we see more administrators these days, rather than secretaries?
The video isn’t great quality and the background music is a little annoying… but the content is really good! Enjoy 🙂
If you haven’t already updated your Facebook profile to the new timeline, then soon, Facebook will be forcing you to do it. The forced change will happen over the next few weeks. It’s a big change and one that you need to understand fully to ensure that your online identiy does not cause you problems in the future, for example, when trying to get a job. This article on the BBC News Beat website clearly explains the changes and what you need do regarding your privacy settings.
Prezi is an alternative presentation tool. It’s very different to PowerPoint. I have used it in a few lessons now and rather like it. I get the sense that my students prefer it to PowerPoint too (although I’d be grateful if my students could post their honest feedback on this blog post!) It’s more dynamic than PowerPoint and more visually stimulating.