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Pete F. Atherton

Liverpool, United Kingdom

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• A passionate, skilled and committed person, I have been a teacher for over 20 years, now a writer and lecturer at LJMU and Edge Hill University. I am always learning and always educating.

• Successfully organised Edtech Expo 2018, planning Edtech Expo 2019.

• Excellent communication, organisation and networking skills.

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Edtech 37.78
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#Edtech - social media as a pedagogic tool
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January 11, 2019
How do we, as educators, ensure that our use of edtech is actually enhancing learning?

This is a theme that I explore in my 2018 book ‘50 Ways to Use Technology Enhanced Learning in the Classroom’ (Atherton, 2018) and in my paper for the T.E.A.N Journal in summer 2018. The ways in which ‘50 Ways…..’ emphasises the potential impact of edtech is by examining the following selected categories of edtech and related issues..

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Tags: Edtech

Questions for tomorrow's Edtech Expo
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December 10, 2018

Technology enhanced learning - where is the evidence that it works? What impact does it have? How can this be improved?

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Tags: Edtech

Why I love Canva
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August 21, 2018
For those of us who are part of the Cult of Canva (Canvaholics? Canvamaniacs?), it's easy to understand how it can change your life. Believe me, once you start making content with Canva, you will look at expensive logos on shops, vans, bus stops and websites and think: they could have designed that for nothing on Canva. That's not to denigrate the wonderful design work that's out there - we're talking entry level, here.

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Tags: Innovation, Edtech

Adventures in Edtech - A Tale Unfolds
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February 20, 2018
What is your favourite learning technology and why?

What is A Tale Unfolds?

My latest adventure in edtech concerns one of my favourite edtech platforms.

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Tags: Edtech

On Amazon - at last!
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November 23, 2017
I saw that my upcoming book is finally on Amazon! Why am I so delighted at this tiny achievement?

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Tags: Innovation, Edtech

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