Category Archives: blogging

Feb29th.net – Reasons to learn a language

I, amongst many many other people, used the extra day we have this year and blogged on Feb29th.net. Brainchild of @deputymitchell to get the world blogging in a simple and easy way, Feb29th.net has collected flags from 91 nations and been visited over 21,000 times. More importantly, thousands of people, young and old have added […]

I’ve been nominated :o)

It seems that someone likes my blog as ¡Vámonos! has been nominated for The Education Blog Awards. Which is rather exciting! Not sure who the kind person who nominated me was, but thank you! If you feel like voting, click on the lovely badges below and you’ll be taken to the place to vote.  There […]

Edonis interview with David Noble

This evening I was very excited to be interviewed by David Noble aka @parslad as part of his PhD Edonis project – ‘an interpretivist study of the social web and PLNs’ Along with many others (there’s a list of my illustrious company here), I volunteered a while away to answer questions on my online learning […]

Technology in Modern Foreign Languages – A practitioner’s perspective

Technology in Modern Foreign Languages – A practitioner’s perspective is a post by José Picardo in which he announces the online publication of a series of blog posts that originally appeared on his blog Box of Tricks over December/January, written by a wide variety of language practitioners about their experiences of and advice for using […]

Wallwisher.com

I love it when I open my Inbox and come across an email that points me to a new resource. I received one such email tonight and loved it so much that I had to blog it immediately. Wallwisher is a site that allows you to add multiple short posts on a wall. As JimmyP […]

eTwinning conference Prague 2009

.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; }.flickr-yourcomment { }.flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; }.flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } eTwinning conference Prague 2009, originally uploaded by lisibo. I’ve been blogging all weekend from the European eTwinning Conference in Prague on the special blog set up for the event. I’ve also been tweeting our […]

ETR Weekly 1

I’ve mentioned EdTechRoundup on ¡Vámonos! before and have to say that I continue to be enlightened each Sunday night (when singing permits) by the chat about all things technological (and not so technological!) at the weekly Flashmeeting. Therefore, I’m pleased to say that we’ve decided to share the conversations with others who cant attend or […]

6000 hits – ¡no lo creo!

.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; }.flickr-yourcomment { }.flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; }.flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } 6000 Views, originally uploaded by andrew_mrt1976. Whilst Spain were playing Italy this evening, an exciting thing happened to my Hit counter on ¡Vámonos! – it topped 6000! As it reached 4000 in April – […]