Why @TeacherToolkit?

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Ross Morrison McGill founded @TeacherToolkit in 2010, and today, he is one of the 'most followed educators'on social media in the world. In 2015, he was nominated as one of the '500 Most Influential People in Britain' by The Sunday Times as a result of...
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Why @TeacherToolkit?

This is a recent interview, conducted by @Urban_Teacher, also know as teacher, trainer and ed-tech expert Mark Martin.

@Urban_Teacher TV @TeacherToolkit interview


If you use social media in the UK or USA, you will be familiar with his work in this graphic below or this example;




Martin is a passionate outstanding educator who is on a mission to inspire teachers. He is committed to providing greater opportunities for young people and is skilled in delivering bespoke training. He has just started Urban Teacher TV, to highlight good practice in ICT, technology and education.

Martin hopes to conduct interviews with various educators and is doing some great work to connect and share. Here is a recent interview with me and @Urban_Teacher conducted on Friday 17th October 2015 after school hours.




‘Why @TeacherToolkit?’ is a question I am often asked.

I always feel very flattered when educators want to meet me. I always try to spin events so that I can show off the work we do at our school and our wonderful students; when the inevitable happens and people want to meet @TeacherToolkit and not Ross McGill the deputy headteacher, I chuckle, then always arrange meetings after school hours on a Friday evening. This is what works for me, my workload and my lifestyle and reduces any impact on my work.

@Urban_Teacher TV @TeacherToolkit interview

I hope in this interview example, you can gather a view of who I am, what I do and why I teach.


Below is part one of two episodes.

Urban Teacher TV

You can tune into @Urban_Teacher‘s TV here.

I look forward to all the other episodes published on Urban Teacher TV. You will be able to watch part 2 of this video in the next 7-10 days. My YouTube channel is here …

… and if you are still wondering, How Do I Do It? read my secret here.


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