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Raja Habib


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Raja Habib, Project Manager, South Thames College, presentation at Handheld Learning 2008, London

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Raja Habib

  1. 1. LIFEWISE ANTI GANG, GUN AND KNIFE CRIME CAMPAIGN A partnership between South Thames College and local secondary schools Raja Habib, Alex Purssey, Chris Nash and Christopher Smith
  2. 2. Project Aims <ul><li>Raise awareness of the effects of gun and knife crime and gang culture amongst young people. </li></ul><ul><li>Increase collaboration between schools in the borough </li></ul><ul><li>Developing teaching & learning that is inspiring and innovative through the use of mobile technology </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Multi disciplinary approach involving performing arts, music and video production, and includes business and healthcare skills </li></ul>Cross Curricular Project Drama Health & Social Care Gun & Knife Music Business Performing Arts Media
  4. 4. Mobile technologies <ul><li>HTC Tytn II </li></ul><ul><li>Windows mobile </li></ul><ul><li>3mega pixel camera </li></ul><ul><li>QWERTY keyboard </li></ul><ul><li>3G, HSDPA, Bluetooth, WIFI </li></ul>
  5. 5. Working with mobile technology <ul><li>Communicate and share </li></ul><ul><li>Take notes </li></ul><ul><li>Capture evidence anytime anywhere </li></ul><ul><li>Skype chat and instant message </li></ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul>
  6. 7. Wandsworth CLC
  7. 8. Wandsworth CLC
  8. 9. Wandsworth CLC
  9. 10. What are we missing ….? <ul><li>True collaboration </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration development </li></ul><ul><li>Progression pathways </li></ul><ul><li>Teaching enrichment </li></ul><ul><li>Dissemination of Professional development </li></ul><ul><li>Project expansion </li></ul><ul><li>Experience enhancement </li></ul><ul><li>Ideas explosion </li></ul><ul><li>Motivation, engagement and excitement! </li></ul><ul><li>“ Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.” - William Butler Yeats </li></ul>Wandsworth CLC
  10. 11. Success! G&T Conferences – BSF & 2012 Xoolon Fitness projects Gun & Knife Crime …… .what next? Summer Uni courses & OSH Wandsworth curriculum Projects “ Science becomes dangerous only when it imagines that it has reached its goal” George Bernard Shaw.
  11. 12. Spreading the word… <ul><li>Social networks such as MySpace, Facebook, Bebo </li></ul><ul><li>Collaboration with other gun and knife crime groups </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>