Presentation on theme: "ICT Technician’s Update Conference 30 th March 2009."— Presentation transcript:
ICT Technician’s Update Conference 30 th March 2009
Transforming Teaching and Learning through ICT A Systemic Approach Creating a Learning Infrastructure for a World-City Brian Durrant Chief Executive London Grid for Learning Trust
CEO Brian Durrant PA Leeanne O’Connor L2tICT Project Content Manager David Mason Operations Manager Ian Lehmann Finance Manager/ Admissions Business Operations Manager Shamaila Ahmedi London Grid Ltd L2tICTProject Officers and reference group Bronwyn French Penny Patterson Stewart Smith Editorial Board Consultant Ray Collins LGfL ORGANISATIONAL STRUCTURE Membe r LAs LGfL Trust Executive Board Technical Steering Group Portal Development Group Curriculum Consultants Shirley Barton Matthew Cornish Jo Dilworth Pippa Dorman Ali Goucher Mina Patel Nigel Penstone Helen Sharpe Bob Usher Learning Platforms Manager Chris Wood Secretarial Support Debbie Aruliah North Sector Group South Sector Group West Sector Group East Sector Group Finance Assistant/ Admissions Business Support Officer Elaine O’Brien MLE Implementation Group Technical Support Consultant Robert Ansell 14 – 19 Content Developer Drew Tibble Commercial Director Gordon Ballantyne Web Editor / Developer and Technical Consultant David Sztypuljak Accounts and Secretarial Assistant Roshan Alibhai
What is the purpose? Aggregated procurements Pooled and shared expertise Services that meet schools’ needs Learning platform
What is the purpose? Aggregated procurements Pooled and shared expertise Services that meet schools’ needs Learning platform Premium content Innovative projects Safeguarding pupils
What is the Vision? Transformation & attainment… Embedding ICT
Embedding ICT in schools – why? New technology is the new literacy –Failing to equip young people as mature ICT users…. is to fail them –It isn’t new anymore
Embedding ICT in schools – why? New technology is the new literacy - and it isn’t new anymore - but still unexploited in many classrooms!
From 1869 to 2009 classrooms moved from this…..
Piccadilly Circus 1869…..
Embedding ICT in schools – why? New technology is the new literacy To empower teachers To transform the way children learn To raise attainment ……and enhance life-chances To engage with young people in a medium in which they are embedded To foster innovation To grow a knowledge economy