I've got some brilliant gems for you this week. As usual Twitter has been on top form.
1. Quick Key
Last week I wrote about Plickers, which is an app you can use in the classoom for formative assessment - you need a device but your students don't. Today I'm suggesting another app that you can use for assessment - Quick Key. With this app you can set multiple choice homeworks or tests and mark
A couple of months ago I made a video about Lorenz: Hitler’s “unbreakable” cipher machine.
That video was filmed by Ben Roper who is a proper filmmaker - that’s why it looked so much better than the videos I usually make!
Ben gave up his own time help us make that video, so if you like it then you should know that Ben has started a kickstarter to make a short film about love between two washing machines
If you want to support Ben and the film please donate. And maybe
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The EU has demanded rapid payment of £1.7 billion from the UK because our economy has done better than predicted, and some of this is due to the prostitution market now being considered as part of our National Accounts and contributing an extra £5.3 billion to GDP at 2009 prices, which is 0.35% of GDP, half that of agriculture. But is this a reasonable estimate?