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Higher education

Will we all be cyborgs?

Martin Hall asks: will we be cyborgs, part flesh and part machine? What advantages will this b...

Business

Happy hacking

Martin Hamilton, Futurist at Jisc, looks at Code Clubs, MDM and MOOCs, as he recounts the 12 m...

Higher education

The MOOC movement

Justin Beck, VP Education at Kaltura takes a look at the tech innovations underpinning the MOO...

Higher education

Future tech trends in HE

Developers in the education technology sector have ways of predicting upcoming trends, says El...

Secondary

Classroom design aids student learning

A recent study shows that a student's learning experience can be affected by classroom design ...

Business

The growth of the Cloud

James Penny, Solutions Director, European Electronique explains why developments in cloud tech...

Business

Is the writing on the wall?

As large format LCD screens reduce in price, Paul Mullen, Director of andersDX asks, is there ...

Higher education

All change at Jisc

Professor Martin Hall tells us how Jisc, the UK'€™s information technology service for HE and ...

Higher education

Digital degree delivery

The current student body, Generation Ys and Millennials, want to be challenged, not lectured t...

Higher education

Putting digital top of the agenda

University Business Managing Editor Hannah Oakman reports from the Universities UK conference ...

Secondary

Driving positive behaviour

John Roberts shares his views on how schools can drive positive behaviour in the classroom usi...

Secondary

What's trending in edtech? Part 3

In the final instalment, Martin McKay discusses the flipped classroom and why the UK is plumme...

Secondary

What'™s trending in edtech? Part 2

Martin McKay, CEO of Texthelp, looks at plummeting hardware costs and why UK schools will be s...

Events

Full house at HE&FE Show 2014

University Business team headed to London's Olympia for one of the main events in the universi...

Higher education

A smartphone revolution

Dean Dickinson explains how the smartphone revolution will help universities and colleges impr...

Business

Tailor your content

Adaptive Learning has the potential to be a fantastic classroom resource, says Peter Mason fro...

Secondary

Duke of York backs edtech

Rebecca Paddick took a trip to Buckingham Palace for the TeenTech Awards ceremony, and also go...

Secondary

What'™s trending in edtech?

Martin McKay discusses the top seven worldwide trends in edtech coming soon to a school, colle...

Higher education

Managing data

Paul Harrington, Product Development Director for Scientia, discusses data management platform...

Higher education

Following in Buzz Lightyear’s footsteps

Phil Richards, chief innovation officer at Jisc, discusses maximising the potential of digital...

Business

A tech transformation

Jerry Brand, Managing Director at Caternet, outlines his views on the evolution of purchasing ...

Business

Peer pressure, pester power, performance

Do you know which devices to buy for your school? Simon Harbridge, CEO of Stone Group, shares ...

Events

FOTE 2014

The movers and shakers in education technology met on 3 October to discuss its future in Senat...

Primary

Correcting inspecting

Ofsted needs to change its approach to school inspections - and technology could provide the a...

Higher education

The road to better authentication

Having a good password policy with consistent enforcement is key, says Todd Peterson, IAM Evan...

Higher education

Back to basics

To encourage video adoption we need to go back to the beginning, says Justin Beck, Vice Presid...

Higher education

Its not the App, it'€™s the Application

In a newly-rented office suite off Deansgate in the centre of Manchester, Jamil Khalil is buil...

Higher education

Analyse this

Portal looks at how data analytics can enable higher education institutions to learn more from...

Higher education

Online degrees: raising standards

Nancy Coleman asks; can an online experience ever deliver the same levels of quality of teachi...

Business

Providing the personal touch

As learning materials shift from print to digital, there are opportunities for publishers to c...

Higher education

From Victorians to Vodcasts

Kenny Nicholl, Director, Canvas by Instructure explains more about the evolving world of the f...

Business

Choosing effective AV...

...and avoiding the white elephants! Reflex Limited explores the importance of audio visual te...

Higher education

Myths and reality in big data

Charlie Harrington, Co-Head of Knewton London, addresses some of the most common myths about t...

Higher education

Filling the void

Laurie Miles, Head of Analytics at SAS UK & Ireland, explains how industry and academia are pa...

Secondary

Finnish lessons

Despite advances in technology, inspirational teachers remain the key to providing a first-cla...

International

Open goal for universities in China

Web searches and social media are so important in China due to an expressive culture based on ...

Secondary

D&T – time to reverse the decline

This year saw 3% fewer students taking Design and Technology than 2013 – just the latest in ...

Primary

Hard truth to swallow

Jon Valentine, CEO of Impero Software, explains why tablet computers could be harming kids' em...

Primary

Could you be a Digital Leader?

Digital leaders at your school: empowering pupils and promoting potential. Poppy Gibson explai...

Product news

An IT phenomenon

Toby Skerritt, Head of Consultancy Services, Foundation IT, explains all about Virtual Desktop...