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Primary

7 online platforms that can help you learn a new skill

It's no too late to resolve to take up something new this year. Florian Plenge has some ideas ...

Business

The Augmented Reality age

2017 will see the virtual reality and augmented reality market mature, says Fujitsu's Director...

Business

Digital transformation: Civica Digital

The Civica Group launches Civica Digital, a newly unified division to support the ongoing driv...

E-safety

Securing network needs

Shaun Phillips, Calibre Secured Networks, offers advice about secure education networks and ke...

Primary

How to satisfy thermal preferences for minimum energy

Satisfying thermal preferences for the minimum amount of energy equals happy students and happ...

Secondary

The importance of hands on learning in education

Alex Dalton, Managing Director of woodworking machinery specialists Daltons Wadkin, takes a lo...

Primary

This definitely wouldn't fit in my pocket

With the average age of a child getting their first phone falling from 12 to six in 10 years,...

Business

Viva la resolution!

Teaching is a new years resolution for many in the January jobs market, Google Trends data sho...

Primary

How can technology assist dyslexic learners?

The recent death of AA Gill called to the national attention the positive attributes of dyslex...

Business

All change

Can we say that 2016 was a successful year for technology in education? Paul Dredge finds out

Higher education

Growing universities' online business 

Distance learning is the future, says Professor Geoff Smith

Product news

Teachers helping teachers

No one is better at providing teaching resources than teachers, says Brigitte Ricou-Bellan

Primary

Is VR the real deal?

Alan Parkinson, Head of Geography at King's Ely discusses whether VR can improve students' que...

International

Edtech trends to look out for in 2017

With the right funding, the education industry will continue to make headway on its path to di...

Higher education

The future of edtech - predictions for 2017

By Ash Merchant, Director of Education, Fujitsu

Higher education

Digital, the driving force

Gavin Newman, Director at Ivent, explains how digital is a driving force for student recruitme...

Business

What it really means to be an entrepreneur

All successful entrepreneurs have a clear idea concerning what they want to achieve through th...

E-safety

Do Ofsted's recent safeguarding changes require improvement?

By Barry Richardson, Creative Director, The Worrinots

Higher education

FutureLearn offers full online degrees

FutureLearn and Deakin University the first to offer range of degrees delivered entirely on a ...

Business

Projection technology

ICT procurement in schools must look to the future says Optoma's Nick Price

People

The rising demand for digital tech

By Richard Picking, International Marketing Director, Gratnells

Product news

Helping schools bridge the gap in 2017

At a loss when it comes to replacing your IT equipment? Michael Tu has a few tips to help you ...

Higher education

What does the future hold for online learning?

Ashley Wheaton, Principal at University College of Estate Management, explains all

Primary

What is the state of networking in education?

Three emerging trends from the upcoming report and how you can have your say (and get the chan...

Higher education

Microsoft Azure, the transformational potential

Microsoft's 'Azure' enterprise cloud service brings multiple benefits for staff and learners i...

Primary

Top tips for managing devices in the classroom

The days of students secretly passing notes behind the teacher's back are in steady decline.

Primary

What will you bring back from Bett?

With Bett 2017 on the horizon, now is an excellent time to start planning what you want to bri...

Primary

Higher Education in 2017

We have seen a lot of focus on digital transformation initiatives in the learning technology s...

Higher education

Cyber Security in HE - it's not just an IT issue

Steve Knibbs, Head of Infrastructure Services at CoSector, urges why cyber security is such an...

Product news

This time it's personal

Sam Blyth, Director of Further Education and Schools at Canvas, discusses how tailored learnin...

Secondary

Technology in the classroom: friend or foe?

Helen Jeys reflects on whether technology has made a positive change to Alderley Edge School f...

Business

How academisation is changing school network procurement

Falk Bleyl, chief technology officer for Updata, uncovers one of the biggest procurement chang...

Secondary

In the digital age, what place does the pen have?

The pen, they say, is mightier than the sword. But is it mightier than the keyboard?

Primary

What lies ahead for edtech?

By Martine Mannion, Computing and Digital Learning Lead, MIEEXPERT 2016-17

Higher education

Overcoming the technical challenges of BYOD in education

BYOD offers institutions new opportunities, but also plenty of challenges

People

What does the future hold for independent schools?

Paul Norton, Kings Monkton School Principal, looks at how thematic teaching and new technologi...

Business

Where in the world should you set up your edtech business?

EdTechX Global announces its new index for 2016

Events

IG16 Conference review

By Simon Williams, Head of Platforms and Storage, Cardiff University

Product news

Technology and the collaborative learning model

Dick de Vaal, founder of wePresent, looks at why it is important to make education a tailored...

Business

The changing landscape of edtech

What role will technology play in the future of education?