ELU 41: Product update
1. HTC One max Phablet 2. Ricoh Theta 3. ViewSonic WPG-370 gateway device 4. Vivitek Qumi Q7 Projector
Speech recognition unlocks new opportunities for students with SEN
Speech recognition has the power to unlock new opportunities in education for students with special education needs. Neil Grant explains how.
Seaton House School case study – Improving communication
Seaton House School in Sutton, Surrey, is keeping parents instantly updated with school information through an automatic notification system. Marketing Manager Val Mathews highlights the benefits.
Using music technology, musically
Music teachers are being encouraged to consider more creative, innovative ways of using music technology for teaching and learning. Here David Ashworth looks at identifying solutions which are low cost, easy to use and of relevance to classroom and instrumental teachers, supporting their students’ work during and beyond lesson times.
Deploying BYOD in a school environment – Part 1
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) models are becoming increasingly popular in schools. Here we provide a comparison of devices for use with BYOD and their relative strengths and weaknesses.
Cyberbullying: How safe are our children?
This report by the Diana Award Anti-Bullying Ambassadors programme has found that eight out of ten young people believe that cyberbullying is getting worse.
One-to-one tablets in Secondary Schools
This is the second phase of a national research study by Family Kids and Youth for Tablet for Schools, examining the impact of the use of tablets in schools. The results show that tablets can increase pupils’ independent learning, along with encouraging more collaboration with peers.