Biotechnology club

One topic that I have always taught with an air of dis-satisfaction is Biotechnology. Teaching of techniques and skills without ever trying them always seemed a struggle. So as the new year has started I have started a Biotechnology club at my school and have connected with the provider Bio-Rad to hopefully bring alive the techniques and skills that I have always feared to teach. Its my intention to work with a small number of students on a voluntary basis to ...

The Multitude of helpful Podcasts

As I was on the subway last week I decided to listen to my MP3 device. I came across a series of Podcasts I had downloaded a little while from the Open University. I did not realise they came with video support too. Follow the link below to access the podcasts. Podcast link (see also those at the bottom of the page) I began to question how I use technology to aid my teaching and perhaps how I could / should be taking advantage ...