At last, some good news?

Let’s hear it for… Denmark, and the Headteacher of the Essa Academy in Bolton!

Over in Denmark it seems they are pioneering the live use of the internet in exams, along with a refreshing view on how to deal with ‘cheating’:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/8341589.stm

And then to a school in Bolton where all pupils will be using an iPod Touch during their lessons:

www.theboltonnews.co.uk

But the bad news is that 71% of people who voted on the question ‘Do you think the iPod scheme for Essa pupils is a good idea?’ said ‘No’. There’s still a long way to go…