The Quest for Digital Literacy

Learning in a 1:1 Classroom

Web Filtering – “Blocked for Me – Open for You”

Tom Barrett is an educator from Great Britain. His insights and practical applications of technology in the classroom are phenomenal in range and scope. Many questions surround web-filtering policies. In Warsaw, we are beginning to take up the discussion as well. Follow the link and read what Tom has to say on the subject.

“Children in my class cannot use YouTube at school, but as soon as they leave at the end of the day, they will.
Since the exponential growth of the online video giant I have never once used a video directly from YouTube in my classroom. It is exempt from my teaching routine. On reflection I find this fairly incredible.” Tom Barrett

Blocked for Me – Open for You

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February 28, 2010 Posted by | Best Pracitces, Cyber Safety, Technology Issues | , | Leave a comment