Web Based Department Portals:
These Department Websites link a number of online technologies to provide a multi-purpose online web presence for the department – with links including departmental blogs, interactive games, VLE, podcasts, wikis and online forums
- GeoBytes (St Ivo School Geography Department, Cambridgeshire) www.geobytes.org.uk
- Geographyalltheway – International School of Toulouse Geography Department http://www.geographyalltheway.com/ (Rich Allaway)
Other School Geography Department Websites:
Explore some of these examples of School Geography Department Websites – as you explore these look for the different ways in which they are used – what ideas would work for your department? What wouldn’t work for you? What else would you like to do?
- Bishop Heber High School – Geography http://www.geographyatbishopheber.com/
- The Geography Department – East Bergholt High School (Andrew Stacey)
- http://www.stacey.peak-media.co.uk/index.html – in particular some superb image collections here.
- Wycombe High School Geography Department
- http://www.school-portal.co.uk/GroupHomepage.asp?GroupId=23107 – a superb site! Includes animations, tutorials, subject specific links and some great information handouts as well as interactive teaching resources – such as the London Docklands and Chocolate sections – well worth exploring!
- Our Lady’s High School Geography Department (Preston) http://www.geog4u.com/
- Nottingham High School
- Huntcliff Geography Department http://www.huntcliff.co.uk/geogweb/Geography/homepage.htm
- John F Kennedy School (Herfordshire) – school micro-site on Coastal Erosion in North Norfolk http://www.jfk.herts.sch.uk/north_norfolk/
- Endon Geography – Geography Online http://www.endon.staffs.sch.uk/depts/geography/
- Goffs School (Hertfordshire) http://www.goffs.herts.sch.uk/website/Goffs%202006/content/bodies/Humanities/geography/new%20structure%20june%20o7/framed/geoghome.htm
- KEGS (King Edwards Geography Society) (King Edward VI Five Ways School) http://www.ke5ways.bham.sch.uk/kegs/index.html
- Little Heath School http://www.westberks.org/GroupHomepage.asp?GroupId=2644
- Bodmin College Geography Pages http://www.prettejohn.net/
- The Netherhall School and Sixth Form College http://www.school-portal.co.uk/GroupHomepage.asp?GroupID=22484
- St Birinus School http://www.st-birinus.oxon.sch.uk/departments/geog/geog.sbs
- The Westgate School (Winchester)
- Stanley Tech Geography Department Website (South Norwood, London) http://www.learnhistory.org.uk/stanley/geography/teachers.htm
- Bootham School Geography Department (York) http://www.bootham.york.sch.uk/geography/
- Radley College Geography Department (Oxfordshire) http://geography.radley.org.uk/
- James Gillespie’s School Geography Department (Edinburgh) http://www.jghs.edin.sch.uk/socialsubs/geography.html
- Standard Grade Geography – Scalloway Junior School http://www.scalloway.org.uk/
If you have any others to suggest please add a comment here and I will add them to the list!