Peter Maxwell

Peter Maxwell

Peter Maxwell is an educational psychologist and qualified teacher. He works alongside parents, teachers and other professionals to support children who are experiencing a variety of learning difficulties. Peter believes that tablet computers offer a new and exciting way to enhance children’s learning. He has set up a Facebook page called Educational App Advice to help parents and teachers find appropriate educational apps.

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Tuesday, 24 March 2015 12:00

5 great apps for fun lessons

Apple have produced a series of ebooks to help teachers integrate apps into their daily classroom practice. The Apps in the Classroom series is inspired by Apple Distinguished Educators, and each book contains a collection of activities that allow students to utilize a particular app to demonstrate their learning.

Friday, 16 January 2015 11:00

5 apps to teach money-handling skills

With Black Friday and the Christmas shopping season a recent memory, now is perhaps a good time to look at ways to teach children the value of money. Here are five apps that can help in this process.

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