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Weekly news roundup – 7th March

7th March, 2016

This week BBC announces delivery date for micro:bit, academics argue AI can offer 1 to 1 tutoring, Samsung & V&A join forces for digital classroom initiative and a Fife school…

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The Future for Techknowledge for Schools

7th March, 2016

Over the last 4 years our primary objective has been to create independent research, working with schools to understand the benefits, challenges and impact of using technology for…

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Weekly education technology news – 29th February

29th February, 2016

This week a survey shows lack of wifi provision in primary schools, online maths guru up for $1 million teacher prize, parents concerned about use of ebooks and a robot being…

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News roundup 8th February

8th February, 2016

This week Games Workshop founder to open free schools with digital focus & research finds teachers only encourage 'ultra-bright' students to pursue STEM

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Teachers call for more training and time on digital learning

1st February, 2016

In a candid survey of over 360 teachers in 21 schools employing regular use of 1-to-1 devices in teaching and learning, the majority have called for more digital training and more…

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Russia, the exam dilemma & technology solution

1st February, 2016

Renaldo Lawrence of Chiswick School describes how technology allayed parents & teachers fears about the impact of a school trip on revision time AND enhanced exam results. Pupils…

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SEN: how technology can prepare students for the real world

1st February, 2016

Indira Ramraj, Digital Media Specialist at TreeHouse School, talks about how they use technology to prepare their students, aged between 4-19 years with complex autism, for…

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News roundup 1st February

1st February, 2016

This week Microsoft announces the launch of an education edition of Minecraft, Nicky Morgan says teachers should use tech to reduce workloads and a TES Global survey shows…

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News roundup 25th January

25th January, 2016

This week Microsoft announces the launch of an education edition of Minecraft, Nicky Morgan says teachers should use tech to reduce workloads and a TES Global survey shows…

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Safer Internet Day: 9th February 2016

22nd January, 2016

On the 9th February 2016, millions across the UK and globally will be celebrating Safer Internet Day. Find out how your school can get