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Primary

Keeping in touch by text

Effective communication with parents should be at the heart of school policy, says headteacher...

Secondary

Why is 1:1 not personal enough?

Limiting devices by locking them down and keeping ownership of them is old thinking, and the 2...

Business

The 80/20 rule

Justin Beck, VP of Education at Kaltura, explains why we should focus on the majority, not the...

Secondary

Are we giving students the right skills for the future?

Professor Sa'ad Medhat, CEO at The Innovation Institute (NEF), explores the issues

Higher education

Virtual learning at Liverpool College

Amanda Parker, Learning Resources and Technologies Manager talks about the success of virtual ...

Higher education

A clearer picture of 3D visualisation tech

A clearer picture of student accommodation with 3D visualisation technology. By Dr Stefan Fafi...

E-safety

Asset stripping

Hugh Bessant has some advice for schools wanting to dispose of their unwanted or out-of-date I...

Business

Let's talk about learning

Passion and purpose mark effective educators as well as effective education, says Lenovo World...

Higher education

Saudi Arabia: changing times, new opportunities

Mesma director Louise Doyle looks at how the UK can work with education companies in the Middl...

Higher education

UK universities must offer an A* experience

Cailean Hargrave, Head of Education at Portal discusses why students are increasingly applying...

Secondary

Seeing is believing in learning

Giving teachers the tools to address 21st century challenges is crucial but it's not that simp...

Higher education

The rise and rise of learning analytics

Analysis of the digital trails that students leave will become central to curriculum design, s...

Higher education

Monetising MOOCs

David Smith, Director Simon-Kucher & Partners, explains how universities can make money from o...

Primary

Turning to tech

Andy Makeham (pictured) tells us how teachers can turn to technology for more time in the clas...

Higher education

Making the most of big data

Big data is the current buzz word in the higher education sector, but its promises are not goi...

Business

Supply and demand

Understanding your school's Total Cost of Ownership of ICT is key, says Geoff Chandler, Direct...

Higher education

A taste of 21st century higher education

Jim Tudor from Future Index looks at how higher education is adapting to the modern age and pr...

Business

Click and buy

Online buying for education: what do professional and personal have in common?

Business

Technology confidence is is 'fundamental'

Stephen Young, public sector framework manager at Xerox, says that having confidence in techno...

Business

Secure your school data

Paul Young, head of technical services at UTAX UK Ltd, says high-quality technology should ens...

Events

FE, FELTAG and future gazing

Anyone working in further education would agree that the sector is facing challenging times, s...

Business

Embrace tech resources

Jacquie Stevenson, head of Ntegra Education, says schools should take on board low-cost techno...

Higher education

Making the most of VLEs

Anmoal Thethi, Senior Instructional Designer at PlattForm, explains how to use VLEs to attract...

Secondary

Be prepared for failure

Dr Nick Dennis, deputy head at Berkhamsted Boys School, thinks it's important to plan for fail...

Secondary

The more things change

Elaine Manton, stem co-ordinator at Loreto Grammar School, discusses the importance of keeping...

Events

BETT: The phenomenon continues

Caroline Wright, Director of the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA), gives her t...

Primary

The Naace Self-review Framework

Dave Smith, vice-chair of Naace, discusses the Naace Self-review framework and how it could wo...

Higher education

Going the distance

Following talking at BETT 2015, Chris Cobb COO, University of London, tells us about the lates...

Higher education

Looking for solutions

What'€™s the purpose of research, if not development? R&D applies as equally to the campus as ...

Higher education

Get the most from digital

Never before have we spent so much time '€˜switched on'€™, says Emily Perry, Director, Humm Me...

Higher education

Leveraging learning analytics

Niall Sclater, consultant and director at Sclater Digital, discusses leveraging learning analy...

Higher education

Net Neutrality?

Martin Hall asks; what do Reykjavik and Washington have in common, that potentially affects us...

Events

Top tips for surviving Bett 2015

Whether you'™re a newbie to Bett or a long term '˜Betteran'™, four days at the ExCeL with 800 ...

Higher education

Captivating content

Seth Cayley, Head of Research Publishing, Cengage Learning EMEA, looks at digital newspaper ar...

Events

Expect the unexpected at Bett 2015

Education Technology editor Rebecca Paddick gets ready for Bett, the leading learning technolo...

Primary

Who's afraid of the dark?

John Ronane believes that a lack of prior computing experience is no reason for teachers to st...

Events

Lifelong learners

Bett 2015 speaker Gabriel Rshaid, headmaster at St. Andrew's Scots School, discusses Sir Ken R...

Business

Pity the poor supplier

A brief peek inside the engine room of ICT sales company IDNS, by Wireless Division Manager, S...

Secondary

Staying on the right side of the law

Ensuring that your website is legal can be an education in its own right, says lawyer Nichola ...

Primary

Learning in and out of the classroom

Emma Kershaw, E-Learning Programme Manager at Civica discusses key trends to consider in 2015 ...