Interview with Adam from Camara

Dave and Chris interviewed Adam from Camara Ireland. Camara provide reconditioned laptops and computers to people who may not have access to them normally. He spoke about their LearnStorm, which was formerly known as Mathletes which use Khan Academy materials. The LearnStorm Final celebrations were held at the Excited Digital Festival today.

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Dave and Chris

Interview with Ciaran Cannon

Caitlin interviewed Ciarán Cannon about his talk today at the Excited Digital Learning Festival. She asked him why he felt it was necessary to co-found the digital learning movement that has evolved into what it is today. He also told us about how he sees technology advancing in our classrooms in the future and what we can do to make the necessary changes.

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Caitlin

Interview with Cloghans Hill NS

Caitlin interviewed students from Cloghans Hill NS about their involvement today at the Learn Storm and the Excited Digital Learning Festival. They spoke about how they use Learn Storm in their school and how it has helped them in the classroom. They also spoke about how they use technology at home and how they’ve enjoyed the day so far.

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Caitlin

Interview with Mary Jo Bell

Roisin and Anna interviewed Mary Jo Bell at the Excited conference today. Mary Jo is a primary school teacher of a senior infants class in St. Anne’s NS in Shankill. She spoke about the presentation she made with Ciara Brennan. Mary Jo proceeded to tell us about the websites she and her class use. Their favourite website is http://www.voki.com/.

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Interview with Tony Riley

Roisin and Amy interviewed Tony Riley. Tony is an art teacher who is originally from New Zealand but is now working in Ireland. Tony spoke about his involvement in STEAM. He explained that STEAM derived from STEM but because of his great interest in art he developed a #steamroom in Lacken National School. The School is here today showcasing as a Digital School of Distinction.

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Roisin and Amy