Create your own app LAB

Diana Knodel is the founder of App Camps, a non-profit organisation that aims to bring coding and digital skills to the classroom. Teachers across the world use App Camps’ teaching content and thousands of youn...

Robots: the next powerful learning tool

The world’s first 3D-printed humanoid robot, Poppy, is making its way into schools, universities, and even dance classes. Created by an innovative French research team led by Dr Pierre-Yves Oudeyer, Poppy is ve...

Who’s in the Spotlight?

The OEB Spotlight Stage is back for 2015. It again features an inspiring programme of creative thinkers and innovators who will present their ideas in unique, interactive formats. Hear from entrepreneurs who have broken away from the traditional system to crea...

Revolutionary times: In with the new school

It was 1981 and I was 11 years old. I convinced my parents to buy me my first computer: a Commodore VIC 20.  It cost $300 and I paid for half of it with my paper route earnings. It was a computer built into a k...