June 4th 2019 | University of Strathclyde, Glasgow

Testimonials

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Testimonials from attendees of Learning Through Technology 2018

"A truly inspiring day! It re-ignited my passion for teaching and allowed me to engage in rich discussions about pedagogical ways in which we use our digital technologies within our institutions. The future of technology within education is exciting, it was fantastic to meet with such like-minded people and share brilliant ideas. An excellent opportunity to network with fellow educators. Thank you for the opportunity."

Stacey Taylor, Lead Technology Teacher, Aberdeenshire Council

"Really enjoyed this opportunity to meet colleagues across a variety of disciplines in Scottish education to focus on the common goal of enhancing education through technology. This conference touched on many aspects of a huge and complex topic and has left me keen to explore many of the issues further within my own classroom."

- Rachel Gardner, Science Teacher, Lasswade High School

"A very well thought out and planned event for those involved in promoting learning through technology in Scottish schools."

"Thank you for a very informative and inspiring day."

 

Testimonials from past Learning Through Technology conferences

"The wide range of speakers and exhibitors, combined with a varied selection of workshops, means that everyone will find something that is relevant to their organisation's needs, and the broad appeal of the agenda provides a great mix of people for networking and sharing ideas across sectors."

Paul Stones, DHT, Mariner Support Service

"This event was very well organised and the content was relevant to practice. The speakers were inspiring."

- Kirsty Stephen, Principal Teacher, North Ayrshire Professional Learning Academy

"This event is a great opportunity for everyone interested in learning through technology to be part of a knowledge sharing community, hear success stories, get new ideas and be inspired."

Cathy Lewin, Professor, Manchester Metropolitan University

"I've been to a couple of Holyrood's CPD days and they've been informative and enjoyable on both occassions. I've been able to take some great ideas and resources back with me that can be rolled out in my classroom and within the whole school in an effective way for all the pupils in our care, enhancing their learning experience through the use of technology."

Jane Cowan, Teacher, North Lanarkshire Council

"A very informative event, well worth attending. Good networking and information from all speakers and attendees."

- Tracy Matheson, Curriculum Manager, West Highland College UHI

"The event was really well organised and I would definitely go to another of their events and would have no problems recommending them. As a busy class teacher it's important that a day out of the classroom is worthwhile and this technology event was. I look forward to another!"

- Jane Cowan, Teacher, North Lanarkshire Council

"An interesting and informative event with a good mix of delegates, speakers and exhibitors."

- Muir Houston, Lecturer, University of Glasgow

"An overall excellent event which covered a good variety of technology topics. Great to see how schools are integrating technology into everyday classroom study situations!"

- Fiona Mushin, Dundee & Angus College

"It was one of the best conferences I have ever attended. I came away with some extremely valuable insights into what can be achieved with modern ICT and also numerous ideas to follow up and take forward. It was a real inspiration to me. It is always hard to find the time (and money!) to attend events like this, but this one really was worthwhile. It has given me so much food for thought. Thanks."

- Peter Murphy, Harris Academy, Dundee

"Excellant showcase showing the breadth and depth of diverse uses of technology in a variety of learning environments; from primary schools to self-directed web-services. A great mix of whats happening now and the potential to use learning to create and develop the career pathways of a future Scotland. Good stuff!"

- Stephen Mann, Skills Development Scotland

"A useful event to share good practice and network with colleagues. Very important when looking at strategies."

- Alan Thomson, Midlothian Council

"Another great event with inspiring speakers from all sectors of education and business."

- Jim Mclean, Aberdeenshire Council

"A highly informative event showcasing some really exciting developments in Scotland."

- Dr Susie Schofield, University of Dundee

"The Learning through Technology conference recharged and reenergised my interest in, promoting the use of, and sharing the benefits of using technology in education."

- Iain Abercrombie, Glasgow Kelvin College

 

Stacey Taylor