Category: Resources

Educational App Store Apps of the week
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Top 5 coding apps by Educational App Store

4th February, 2016

Coding is a real buzzword in education, and here are some great apps that will help your students

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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…

Safer Internet Day 2016
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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

Collaborative learning
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Collaborative learning

22nd January, 2016

Collaborative learning takes place through devices that allow collaboration and interaction, and encompasses any virtual space where students can meet and learn – as long as…

Collaborative learning
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The SAMR model: helping schools improve learning through technology

11th January, 2016

The Substitution Augmentation Modification Redefinition (SAMR) model was developed to help educators improve learning through their use of technology. Here Marc White, Subject…

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The Maker Movement: a practical guide for UK schools

11th January, 2016

The Maker Movement is starting to make an impact in the UK schooling system. Declan Cassidy from MakerClub reckons it will make teaching more fun and relevant. Find out how your…

Educational App Store Apps of the week
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Top 5 geography apps by Educational App Store

4th January, 2016

These apps cover a range of geography topics for learners of various ages

Students using tablets
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Embedding technology to change pedagogy

4th January, 2016

Tim Cross, Head of Learning Technology at Leigh Academies Trust gives some simple steps to help to embed technology in your teaching.

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Dealing with inappropriate content

4th January, 2016

When using technology in schools e-safety is key. We have put together some free resources that can help your school deal with the risks of inappropriate content as well as some…

Creating digital content
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Creating digital content for the classroom: VIDEO

4th January, 2016

Renaldo Lawrence and an ICT teacher at Chiswick School talk about the challenges and benefits of creating digital content for the classroom as well as providing advice on how to…