A big thing at Educa is the debate and this years was to be no exception This year’s motion being
This House believes that the public sector has failed to use ICTs effectively in education and training.
more detail at
Donald Clark board member of UFI was planning to be one of the protagonists supporting the motion along side
- Suzanne Aurilio, San Diego State University, USA (for)
- Richard Straub, European Learning Industry Group (ELIG), France (for)
- Alan Bruce, ULS – Universal Learning Systems, Ireland (against)
Got badly stuck with the snow in the UK and Gatwick being closed and via a twist of fate me being asked to fill his slot.
Hard act to follow/replace but at 4 hours notice !Now if I believe in the motion or not its irrelevant the thing was to have a good debate . My co debaters were brilliant fun.
Amazingly we managed to carry the motion taking a robust stance looking across all sectors of education and training.
The photo shows sight of seeing one a appearing normal size on the stage and 30 foot high image in projected HD behind you is somewhat Orwellian.