Mr Kenneth McLaughlin

  • Lecturer (Pedagogy, Praxis & Faith)

Research interests

Research interests

  • Curriculum development of Computing in Secondary Schools
  • Computer Science Education
  • ICT in Primary Schools
  • Social Media in Education
  • Moving Image Education
  • Interactive Whiteboards
  • Blogging in Education

Teaching

Teaching

Kenneth is the course leader for the B Ed1 courses - Educational Values for Self Development and Educational Values for Self, School & Society.  He is also lead tutor for the PGDE(S) - Computing programme.  He also teaches ICT on the B Ed (Hons) programme. He has in the past taught specialist ICT classes for Business Education and Mathematics on the PGDE(S) programme.

He has over the last thirteen years developed and delivered a range of successful CPD courses to both Primary and Secondary teachers throughout Scotland.

In addition to these activities he is also the Admissions Officer for both the PGDE(Secondary) and (Primary) programmes.


Additional information

Consulting and advice

  • External Examiner PGCE(S) Computer Science with ICT for Manchester Metropolitan University (2017-2021)
  • External Examiner PGCE(S) Computer Science & ICT for Brunel University (2014-2018)
  • External Examiner PGCE(S) Mathematics and Computing/ICT for Leeds Metropolitan University at Bradford College (2010-2013)
  • SQA Marker for Information Systems (Int 2), (2000 - 2013).
  • SQA Setter for Information Systems (Int 2), (2006 - 2009).
  • TEI Representative on the SQA Steering Group for the Review of Computing and Information Systems courses (2002-2005).

Academic and professional body membership

GTC(S) Registration

Additional information

My blog site is ICT-Echo.

Follow me on Twitter at ICT_Echo

Follow me on LinkedIn

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Publications

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2018

McLaughlin, K. (2018) How Should We Decide Which Ones Are the Right Ones to Let In? SERA 43rd Annual Conference, Glasgow, UK, 21-23 Nov 2018.

Boyle, S., McKinstry, D. and McLaughlin, K. (2018) Digital learning. In: Carroll, M. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) Understanding Teaching and Learning in Primary Education. Second Edition. SAGE Publications Ltd: London, pp. 251-268. ISBN 9781526421173

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Number of items: 2.

Book Sections

Boyle, S., McKinstry, D. and McLaughlin, K. (2018) Digital learning. In: Carroll, M. and McCulloch, M. (eds.) Understanding Teaching and Learning in Primary Education. Second Edition. SAGE Publications Ltd: London, pp. 251-268. ISBN 9781526421173

Conference or Workshop Item

McLaughlin, K. (2018) How Should We Decide Which Ones Are the Right Ones to Let In? SERA 43rd Annual Conference, Glasgow, UK, 21-23 Nov 2018.

This list was generated on Thu Jun 20 08:12:02 2019 BST.