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Business View all

The UK ranks #1 in edtech venture capital funding in Europe

The educational technology sector is one of the fastest growing in the UK and is is expected t...

Key challenges faced by IT managers in a connected world

Low-maintenance tech that is easily integrated with existing network infrastructures is essent...

Once-dominant YouTube no longer kids' favourite website

Snapchat has overtaken YouTube as kids' favourite, finds new CHILDWISE Playground Buzz report

Dire straits for edtech

Professor Christina Preston of Naace and MirandaNet voices her concerns about the future of te...

The University of London to modernise operations with Unit4

Unit4 Business World Finance, Research, Human Resources and Payroll will be hosted in a privat...

IT monitoring in education

IT is the way forward for monitoring and data analysis, says Dirk Paessler, CEO of Paessler

New partnership to offer premium online short courses

US businesses join forces to deliver digital higher education from world-class universities

Tech can help UK education reach top of the class in 2017

The tectonic plates of today's digital landscape are shifting. Businesses are changing and th...

E-safety View all

E-safety in schools: Mark Bentley

Mark Bentley, from London Grid for Learning Safeguarding Board talks keeping children safe whi...

E-safety in schools: Laura M Knight

The Director of Digital Learning at Berkhamsted School discusses how to keep children safe onl...

E-safety in schools: Henry Seddon

The VP EMEA at Duo Security talks keeping kids safe when using the latest edtech

E-safety in schools: Graeme Lawrie & Sarah Williamson

The Director of Innovation and Outreach and Director of Information Systems at Sevenoaks Schoo...

BTEA students pilot GCHQ's CyberFirst Programme

Students were the first to learn how to become cyber security specialists

E-safety in schools: Al Kingsley

Group Managing Director of NetSupport Ltd, Al Kingsley, talks keeping pupils safe online

Expert: Making school eSafety practical and effective

Al Kingsley, Group Managing Director of NetSupport Limited, talks keeping pupils protected onl...

York doubles up on data security

The University of York deploys Duo Security's two-factor authentication system to keep data sa...

Events View all

July/August 2017 issue of IE Today is out now!

The international issue of Independent Education Today can now be read online for free

The Young Digital Leaders of 2017 announced

UK wide list of 10 under 24 highlights the young champions of digital transformation across al...

Wolverhampton to host cyberpsychology and cybertherapy event

The international conference will discuss cyberbullying, VR, cyber security and edtech, among ...

Women in engineering goes international

Could International Women in Engineering Day on 23 June inspire more girls to choose STEM as a...

Come to the EduTech Show 2017

Stuart Swann, Director, IE Solutions and Vice-Chair of NAPE outlines why you need to visit the...

UB July issue out now!

The July edition of University Business magazine is now available to download

First London Edtech Week begins

EdtechXEurope conference part of week long edtech focus from leading edtech organisations

HRH Duchess of Cambridge inspires London pupils

HRH Duchess of Cambridge visits the final Land Rover BAR Roadshow to see how they are using sa...

Higher education View all

UCL ransomware attack, industry comment

Last week, University College London was hit by a major ransomware attack which brought down i...

Less than half of students know how personal data is used

A new study found that the majority don't know how their university/college uses their persona...

The new approach to learning and development

Nearly half of businesses are not making the most of the education technology available, new d...

#WannaCry attack, a cyber-security lesson for HE

Going hand in hand with user vigilance is the need to ensure that infrastructure and user guid...

Learning analytics, organising the organisation

Collected data helps to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of organisations, helping to...

How online tech can encourage global engagement in UK HE

Online learning allows academics to share knowledge without geographical barriers holding them...

Data protection is changing and HE must be prepared

Kerry Beynon, partner at Acuity Legal and data protection expert, shares her expert tips ahea...

Education strikes back with data backup and recovery

The recent Wanna Cry ransomware attack left the education sector reeling. Protecting data agai...

International View all

Could 250m children become literate without teachers?

Elon Musk funded Global Learning XPRIZE competition could prove revolutionary for education - ...

Huawei and Edinburgh announce joint lab opening

The collaboration is for distributed data management and processing

How translation software can help schools

Schools up and down the country are dependent on the children themselves to communicate with t...

What did I learn at ASU GSV Summit 2017?

The Edtech Podcast's Sophie Bailey talks to ET about her experiences at the international edte...

The latest edtech from Utah

What Sophie Bailey, from The Edtech Podcast learned at the ASU GSV edtech summit

The UAE and technological change through education

A new development project in the United Arab Emirates will address economic and technological ...

Singapore Government provides platform for education

Sophie Beyer finds education sector supported by digital agency HIVE

Edtech helps Singapore become a Smart Nation

Government wants Edtech to be key part of Singapore's future, finds Sophie Beyer

People View all

Women in Tech: Kerry Botha

Principal Geologist at Statoil, Kerry Botha, discusses her career as a woman in the tech indus...

Women in Tech: Ha Cole

Chief Technological Officer for Education at Microsoft, Ha Cole, talks her career as a woman i...

Women in Tech: Elwin Chan

MathWorks' Elwin Chan discusses her career as a woman in the tech industry

Women in Tech: Claire Vyvyan

Senior VP at Dell EMC, Claire Vyvyan, discusses her career as a woman in the tech industry

Women in Tech: Catherine Campbell

Chief Technologist at Hewlett Packard Industry, Catherine Campbell, discusses her career as a ...

Women in Tech: Alice Collins

Project Engineer at Recycling Technologies, Alice Collins, discusses her career as a woman in ...

Women in technology

Sophie Beyer asks women in tech: What inspires girls to choose STEM subjects as an occupation?...

Why women are poised to turn education on its head

With women underrepresented in top education positions, Cosector UoL's Daniel Boonstra thinks ...

Primary View all

Hack The Classroom is back on June 27th!

As the world moves more rapidly, it is hard to keep up with what are the most powerful ways to...

Step into STEM

Ha Cole, CTO for Education at Microsoft, tells us about STEM, and why we should be inspiring m...

First ever LitFilmFest for primary schools comes to Britain

Up to 1,600 7-11 year olds will see their work on the BFI IMAX's screen, as part of a new driv...

BP introduces Science Explorers learning materials

The oil and gas company is set to boost support for primary science teaching

Pivot3 Hyperconverged Video Surveillance Solution

Sketch-to-Scale and Manufacturing Leader Flex Reduces Risk and Cost with Pivot3 Hyperconverged...

How to get pupils back on track with virtual learning

Yasmin Celik, from Chaucer School, explains how every pupil is given the chance to succeed ac...

Technology instead of teachers?

Josephine Lister, editor at HundrED, believes technology can step in when teachers aren't avai...

How to drive safely as a student

Being a new driver is great for some, but nerve wracking for others

Product news View all

Transform your teaching technology with Toshiba

We understand that technology can & should play a key role in education, but also realise that...

How translation software can help schools

Lawrence Royston, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Groupcall tells of how translation can o...

Bonus Pastor Catholic College makes the switch and saves

The iconic London college switches from laser to business inkjet printers and cuts almost thre...

Seebox: Educational games console takes the world by storm

The Scientific Engineering Education Box game looks like a game changer...

Getting the best out of Apple mobility in your classroom

Apple's Classroom app 2.0 enables teachers to build more collaborative lessons

Parental engagement: A task for teachers?

Parents need to be kept in the loop about their children's progress, but how can teachers find...

Challenge Week from EducationCity

The PlayLive Maths and English championships are up for grabs, alongside plenty of prizes and ...

New eLearning platform for schools launched by RS Components

The brand from Electrocomponents plc has released an Education Kit, to teach pupils electronic...

Secondary View all

IT harmonisation - what does it mean for a MAT?

Steve Smith, Education Director at Capita Managed IT Solutions, looks at how harmonisation app...

How technology will shape the future of education

Technology has previously been seen as a disruptive influence in the classroom, but this perce...

Girls & STEM: How apps can narrow the gender gap

Raul Gutierrez, founder of children's app creator Tinybop, discusses the importance of inclusi...

Why connectivity is key for education and the economy

Lee Wade, CEO at Exponential-e, explains why schools should future-proof their network infrast...

RM gives schools a 'Golden' opportunity

What could your school do with an extra £1,000?

The rise of robots

Lord Wandsworth College co-hosted a conference looking at how to prepare pupils for the future...

Larger class sizes increase opportunities

Forget what you've heard, larger class sizes increase opportunities says Richard Grazier, VP ...

Meet the female engineers of the future

adi Group CEO Alan Lusty explains how its pre-apprenticeship scheme is helping to fix the gend...