Youth help elderly technophobes

School children in Wiltshire are to help older people in the county become more familiar with new technology. Shock horror.  Some positive youth coverage in the media. Quick Plug:  Tom Gaskin of NorfolkBlurb is leading a session at the Empowerment Symposium on "Young people and eParticipation: X-Factor excitement meets bureaucratic Read more…

Bit of a B**ls up

It seems as though people emailing schools might have some trouble getting through according to Tony Attwood, moderator of the Education Marketing news group. An update he sent about changes in Government were blocked by a number of school filter systems because it contained "a forbidden word". What, or rather Read more…

The Great Turtle Race

The Great Turtle Race is a fabulous site highlighting conservation efforts with Leatherback Turtles in the Pacific.  I love the way that what could be a dry boring site about marine animals is turned into an exciting race (well, hopefully it will be exciting by Day 14).  The Wildfowl and Read more…