Last week I was very lucky to attend the Excited 2015 event in the Printworks building of Dublin Castle, talking as a speaker on a panel relating to the use of Technology in Education. I had the pleasure of Joining three exciting individuals on stage to give input to the discussion of ED-Tech. Lara Dabbagh… More Excited 2015 – Digital Learning Festival
A great way to start a week is to announce expansion! With that viewpoint in mind I am excited to unveil two new products as well as updates to iRevise Geography. I have set targets to launch iRevise Biology LC (Vocab Revision) & iRevise Business LC (Vocab Revision) in the near future. At the same time… More New Subjects & Expansion!
March has flown by here at Interactive Arts, that isn’t to say it hasn’t gone well!
In this world there are hundreds of millions of young people and teenagers but equally in this world there are billions of microprocessors and even trillions of terabytes (1024 Giga Bytes). Each one of these Micro-processors and gigabytes works harmoniously… out of sight, in a non-physical and non-cumulous cloud form! Maybe it isn’t asked enough about the… More Thoughts on the Impact of Technology on Youth
From my research the “Heavy Schoolbags Problem” is still a matter to be eradicated for most schools around Ireland & even Internationally. More than 150 out of the full 730 secondary schools of Ireland are now using iPads to either entirely substitute or supplement textbook learning in class. This is good news for some lucky students but there… More Make the switch to iPads in School!
As part of the Version 1.4 Update which brings a new Chapter on Economic Inequalities I am delighted to unveil yet another feature which boosts Interactivity and as a result promotes Collaboration, Communication and Out of The Box Thinking. Through the use of simple interactive speech bubbles and instil many key concepts on certain topics such as “First… More Classroom Debate Time – Now Available in iRevise Geography.
After a Late Sunday Night and many weeks of development – Update 1.4 is on the iBookstore and waiting for download! Below Are The Changes made; *Chapter 12: Economic Inequalities Added *Debate Time Feature Added for Classroom Engagement & Discussion *Other Minor Tweaks, further synchronising the iBook with the Junior Cert Syllabus If you have… More iRevise Geography Update 1.4 – Available Now