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eSafety is now a top priority for Ofsted. In this fantastic article, Adam Welch tells you everything you need to know to get your school up to speed with eSafety.
eSafety is now a top priority for Ofsted. In this fantastic article, Adam Welch tells you everything you need to know to get your school up to speed with eSafety. When Ofsted released an ‘Inspectin...
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Started planning your Apple Watch 1:1 roll out yet? Probably not, but there are a few things schools can take away from today's Apple event.
At Apple's "Spring Forward" event earlier today the company announced a $10,000 smartwatch, a super-thin gold Macbook, and iOS for your car. But apart from that 1:1 Apple Watch roll out you're prob...
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Google Play for Education has hit the UK, and it's brilliant!
Google Play for Education is going to change the way you distribute digital content in your school, and it's just launched in the UK. Stand back, my head is about to explode! Alongside last year's ...
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We show you how to protect your Chromebooks from theft, and if the worst happens how you can track down the culprit from the comfort of your desk.
We had our first stolen Chromebook this week, so I thought I'd take the opportunity to show you how we deal with lost or stolen devices. One of the benefits of Chromebooks is that very little data ...
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Google Classroom apps for iPad and Android are now available.
It's the start of a new school term and Google has a few nice surprises for teachers using Google Classroom. It's apps all round! Not only has Google released Classroom apps for iPad, iPhone, and A...
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A multi-million pound industry has been built up to protect our children from accessing pornography and other inappropriate content online, but how much of this is really necessary, and could our need to control student Internet access stem from the way we teach rather than concerns about safety?
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Great article that brings a lot of food for thought.Thanks for sharing.
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Started planning your Apple Watch 1:1 roll out yet? Probably not, but there are a few things schools can take away from today's Apple event.
At Apple's "Spring Forward" event earlier today the company announced a $10,000 smartwatch, a super-thin gold Macbook, and iOS for your car. But apart from that 1:1 Apple Watch roll out you're prob...
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School iPad management is about to get a lot easier!
If your school uses iPads you know the nightmare of managing Apple IDs. Students with their own iPads need a personal Apple ID, and if they're under 13 years they also need parental consent. And if...
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Rolling out a 1:1 project at your school? This information could save your school thousands in insurance and repair costs.
One of the most difficult things to estimate when you're planning a school 1:1 project -- whether it's iPads, Chromebooks, or other devices -- is how to budget for repairs, loss, theft, and insuran...
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Google Classroom apps for iPad and Android are now available!
It's the start of a new school term and Google has a few nice surprises for teachers using Google Classroom. It's apps all round! Not only has Google released Classroom apps for iPad, iPhone, and A...
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How about a little politics with your technology? I spent 5 days in the Danish education system and came away shocked at what I saw. http://www.classthink.com/2015/01/12/weak-local-government-is-costing-uk-schools-millions/
I spent 5 days immersed in the Danish education system and I came back with one conclusion - IT in English schools is inefficient, costly, and ineffective. There are several stark differences betwe...
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A multi-million pound industry has been built up to protect our children from accessing pornography and other inappropriate content online, but how much of this is really necessary, and could our need to control student Internet access stem from the way we teach rather than concerns about safety?
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