Tag: Parental Contribution

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How Cramlington Learning Village transformed learning through technology

9th November, 2015

Phil Spoors, Assistant Headteacher at Cramlington Learning Village, shares his school's experience of financing and implementing a technology strategy for learning.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
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Bring your own device (BYOD)

1st October, 2015

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is cheaper funding model for schools than bulk-buying, but can have issues that lessen the learning

Funding Models
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Funding models

1st October, 2015

Consider all possible financing models, particularly if you are leaning toward not moving forward due to

Penwortham Priory Academy
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Penwortham Priory Academy

1st July, 2015

One of the benefits that the school wanted to realise was to “engage and enthuse” students with mobile technology since it was the most relevant to them in the digital age. If…

Trentham High School
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Trentham High School

1st July, 2015

Trentham High School introduced iPads in order to prepare their students for the digital workplace, and to encourage independent learning. Generating enthusiasm for subjects and…

King Richard School
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King Richard School

1st July, 2015

King Richard School decided to introduce mobile devices to prepare students for working in a digital age (they wanted to replace their existing netbooks), and to encourage…

Longfield Academy
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Longfield Academy

1st July, 2015

The school leadership at Longfield Academy introduced iPads for a number of reasons. They wanted to avoid the cost of PC suites and thought personal devices would support anytime,…

Harrogate Grammar School
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Harrogate Grammar School

1st July, 2015

Much of the best CPD has occurred in an informal way between teachers or between teachers and students” Harrogate Grammar School wanted to see how iPads prepared students for…

Homewood School
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Homewood School & 6th Form Centre

1st July, 2015

Homewood School gave students iPads to ensure that they all had equal access to the internet and to support independent research and problem-solving, as well as saving on costs.…

Cramlington Learning Village
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Cramlington Learning Village

1st July, 2015

Cramlington Learning Village set out to encourage independent learning and create more digital learning content. On introducing mobile devices, they realised these benefits and…