Ian Lynch is currently CEO of TLM, an Ofqual Accredited Awarding Organisation set up to enable innovation in the STEM curriculum space. He was a member of the SLT that set up the first CTC, the team that devised the specialist schools programme. His startup IRL Computer Systems Ltd won the Midlands Small Business of the Year Award 2000, DTi Smart Award 2002 and more recently, TLM, three EU funded transfer of Innovation projects.
Different teachers have different ideas when it comes to innovation in education. Here, The Learning Machine’s Ian Lynch explains why he feels schools need to be careful not to get carried away with technology.