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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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Technology in education: a summary of our research

29th February, 2016

Over the last 4 years Techknowledge for Schools has carried out one of the largest research studies in the world looking at the use of mobile technology in education. Here is a…

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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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Teachers’ attitude to the use of mobile technology in classroom

1st February, 2016

This new research is part of our rolling Transforming Learning research and examines attitudes and challenges facing mainly secondary schools teachers who teach with tablets and…

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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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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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The touchable universe: using haptic technology to improve learning in schools

18th January, 2016

Sean McDougall, a founder member of the Touchable Universe consortia, explains how the emerging technology of haptics can enable students to have much more realistic learning…