In any classroom, there are many opportunities that learning can be recorded and shared for the benefit of the whole class. But, how is the best way to do this?

What you can photograph:

  • An excellent piece of homework in an exercise book
  • A poster
  • Whiteboard notes
  • Revision notes

How you can photograph:

  • Digital camera
  • Mobile phone (modern phones have a good enough camera)
  • iPad or tablet

What you can record:

  • Class discussion
  • Teacher instruction for a task
  • Student views
  • Table discussion

How you can record:

  • Best to use an app on a phone, iPod or tablet
  • Most laptops have built in microphones too
  • MP3 is the most common format to record in

How you can share:

Below is an example of a whiteboard of student meeting notes. Click on the image to enlarge. The image was taken using an iPhone 4.