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Personalising Learning with Artificial Intelligence
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“I think being radical is the only way of doing things, because slow iteration doesn’t really work.” Claned Co-founder Vesa Perala believes that instead of attempting to retrofit technology to out-dated educational systems, EdTech start-ups should be helping to write … Read More

Teaching Programming with Creative Hacking
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It’s another improbably sunny day in Helsinki; I’m told by the locals it’s not usually like this, but so far in a country best known for its Winter Wonderland landscapes I’ve been getting a tan. Finns are hospitable people and … Read More

Funzifying Mobile Learning
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“Evangelist” is an overhyped term in tech, yet Chief Evangelist Aape Pohjavirta makes it work.   His enthusiasm is contagious, and after a few minutes chatting about Funzi – the start-up he founded two years ago – I feel like … Read More

Taking a Million Kids on Virtual Reality Field Trips
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Google Expeditions pilot programme announces 1m user milestone at I/O 2016 as drive towards VR intensifies “It all started with a Hackathon,” Jennifer Holland, Google Apps for Education Program Manager tells me. In typical tech fashion, a bunch of Googlers … Read More