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Oliver Quinlan

Oliver Quinlan is an educator with experience from Early Years and Primary to Higher Education. His background has involved developing the use of new technologies and pedagogical approaches based on authentic communication with children and new and existing teachers. Since being a school teacher, Oliver has been a Lecturer in Education at Plymouth University and Programme Manager for Digital Education at Nesta, working on innovation projects in Education. He is currently Research Manager at The Raspberry Pi Foundation.

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Publications by Oliver Quinlan

The Thinking Teacher

Whilst good teaching is widely reported as the number one…

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Learning through making

March 11 2017

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The legacy of logo

March 09 2017

A powerful and hugely ahead-of-its-time programming language for learning, Logo was designed in the late 1960s and spread to classrooms across the world by the 1980s. It’s reach and familiarity today shows how tremendously successful it was, and yet in its goal of fundamentally changing education systems it was almost entirely unsuccessful. Turtle graphics When Read More ...

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