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Reality check

Sophie Beyer asks when will education adopt headsets and which will be their preferred reality...

Planning for Cloud in 2017

Nicola Yeeles looks at what the power of cloud computing can bring to education

Leadership key to edtech success

Natalie Burgess, Microsoft Ambassador, looks at what barriers teachers face when trying edtech...

Rural broadband access - is it still an issue?

Caroline Wright at BESA asks: Is the 'equal opportunities' education system letting down rural...

The digital transformation of the classroom

Keri Beckingham looks at how VLEs and the Cloud have become key fixtures in the classrooms of ...

'IT's her future': Encouraging female talent in tech

KPMG launches 'IT's her future' scheme by outlining five recommendations to help firms boost f...

The proliferation of digital learning and its impact on the IT system administrator

While the role of IT and system administration has evolved in nearly every industry, the impac...

The automation debate

What can Artificial Intelligence bring to learning? Edtech professionals Rosamund McNeil and H...

E-safety View all

Safety Net?

Are you managing your pupils? safety online? Steve Wright quizzes two schools who have put e-s...

Protecting educational institutions from DDoS Attacks

One disgruntled student being able to take down a school's entire network spells disaster

Keeping IT safe and secure

Calibre Secured's Karen Nelson considers current DfE guidance aimed at combating classroom rad...

GDPR:  Are you ready?

Steve Nelson, Operations Director at Calibre Secured Networks, explains how the GDPR will chan...

Best practice application control, blocking doesn't conquer

We live in a world where young people and children are digital natives

GDPR: prepared for change?

It is essential that the people in charge start planning their approach to GDPR compliance soo...

Three education tech trends that will supercharge the sector

Angelica Nierras, MD of Faria Education Group, predicts that the following edtech trends will ...

Secure your network or face the consequences 

Security legislation, compliance and cyber-threats make it increasingly important for schools ...

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The workplace of tomorrow

Lucinda Reid discovers Workplace Hub, a new product from Konica Minolta that promises to trans...

May issue of Independent Education Today is out now!

In this issue, Independent Education Today prepares for the future with a technology special

Pupils turn engineers for tech challenge

The 11-19 year olds designed and built remote control vehicles for the Land Rover 4x4 in Schoo...

UCISA SSG17 Conference

By Bob Booth, Communications Manager, University of Sheffield

eSports: Learning skills by playing games

PlayStation and Digital Schoolhouse reveal the career potential in games

UCISA17 review

By Christine Sexton, ex Director of CiCS, University of Sheffield

UB May issue out now!

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

Education Technology: April/May issue out now!

Flick through our magazine for free online for the latest on VR, the Cloud and preparing Gen Z...

Higher education View all

Durham launches online MBA

Durham University Business School launches its new online MBA experience

The pros and cons of proposed two-year undergraduate degrees

Jo Johnson, Minister of State for Universities, Science, Research & Innovation, recently sugge...

How technology can improve your apprenticeship programme

An apprenticeship programme can benefit hugely from implementing tech, says Capita's Alex Ball...

Masters course to create 'army of cyber security experts'  

Sunderland University's new Masters course aims to teach the next generation of cyber security...

South West business leaders identify top barriers to growth

'We all have our part to play in taking action,' said Professor Veronica Hope Hailey, Dean of ...

Students challenged to help tackle cyber security threats

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has launched a new cyber security student challenge with t...

NI's top students join Civica Scholarship Programme

The programme, which aims to nurture fresh talent in the UK IT sector, was launched in 2008

£1.3m funding for on-campus digital innovation centre

University Campus Aylesbury Vale has been awarded the funding by Buckinghamshire Thames Valley...

International View all

MIT's Curious Learning takes literacy learning global

The Curious Learning tablets are are currently being used by over 4,000 children in eight coun...

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...

OU and Save the Children team up

The Open University and Save the Children announce new partnership to raise education standard...

Brand new international e-Assessment Awards programme launch

The e-Assessment Association announced the launch of an awards programme to celebrate the use ...

Online learning to lead education by 2025

EMEA education professionals feel funding is the biggest inhibitor to a more positive future f...

Edtech in Africa, go large or go home

We have opportunity and expertise in Africa to produce content that can reach people from incr...

International tech link-up for Cranfield

Cranfield University launches new partnership in technology leadership with Muscat and Aston U...

Help shape next 100 years of education

HundrED, invites educators around the world to share their innovations and ideas for transform...

People View all

Philosophy 'essential for all'

Dr Charlotte Blease, Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies, discusses why she believes Philosop...

What's in store for Generation Z?

Douglas Coupland discusses privacy, the new infinity, the barbarity of the nine-to-five job, a...

Can teaching and learning outwit automation?

The Edtech Podcast's Sophie Bailey reports on the 'fourth industrial revolution' and deliverin...

Edtech: keeping up with the pace of change

How should educators stay up to date with tech developments? Sophie Beyer asks a panel of expe...

Chancellor invests in technical education

£500 m funding for new T-Levels and £300m for STEM focused PHDs announced by Philip Hammond in...

Bath Chemical Engineer wins prestigious national tech award

Prof. Semali Perera from the University of Bath wins the Academic Award in the 2017 FDM Everyw...

Altogether now

Collaborative learning requires synchronised learning spaces, writes Simon Fry

Supporting SEN with edtech

Ben Behrens rounds up the latest edtech for children with Special Educational Needs

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DLD College London student receives prestigious award

Karabo Sankoloba was chosen for both his academic and extra-curricular success throughout 2015...

The French EdTech market is taking off.

In March 2017, the French EdTech observatory was released.

Why many schools are 'up in the air' about cloud computing

Think IT's Neil Watkins shares his advice for primary schools on the fence about cloud computi...

Smart procurement in the library sector

James Breakell, UK MD of D-Tech International discusses how to ensure tech investment is cost ...

How university apps increase engagement inside the classroom

Students are never without their smartphones. On average, a student spends over three hours a ...

Discovery Education helps schools to digitise lessons

Discovery Education's 'Spotlight on Strategies Challenge' aims to help schools make every less...

Crossed connections

Keeping today's constantly-connected student generation truly connected

Summer 2017 issue of ISS is now available online

The latest independent school sport magazine features exclusive interviews and a special repor...

Product news View all

Breaking Barriers In Education with 3D Printing

What is it actually like to have a 3D Printer in the classroom? Mark Peeters is here to share ...

When Virtual supports Reality

With Virtual Reality (VR) heading for the mainstream and hardware becoming affordable, VR is g...

The importance of a successful education ecosystem.

To create an effective ecosystem, educational resources need to seamlessly work together.

Konica Minolta unveils workplace hub

Konica Minolta, announces global business collaboration to transform the workplace and plans t...

Protecting your investment in classroom equipment

James Symons, CEO of LocknCharge, tells us why schools should do everything they can to protec...

Tips for managing chromebooks in the classroom

Marc Fairclough, Sales Director at Mobile Guardian, explains everything you need to know about...

Unique Partnership Creates Local Opportunities for 3D Design

People aged 17-25 on a vocational training programme with YMCA Cork & Cobh are set to benefit ...

Tips for managing iPads in the classroom

As many teachers know, mobile devices are a staple in the modern classroom. One device, howeve...

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British parents steering daughters away from jobs in tech

On International Girls in ICT Day, Nominet research uncovers parental gender bias for children...

Protecting staff: Schools need to do more

With reports of violence in schools increasing, Klaus Allion, MD at ANT Telecom, examines how ...

What you need to know about flipped classrooms

Today's classrooms require a much more fluid learning model that builds an experience around t...

Why we need to embrace Edtech in our classrooms

Lynne Warham looks at the constraints and risks around Edtech, and explains why it's still wor...

Can technology enhance literacy?

Kenny Bartonshaw at Kingsland C.E Academy explains how he uses 'A Tale Unfolds' to enhance dig...

Could this be edtech's ignition moment? 

The patient and creative policy work of EdtechUK could soon be bearing fruit, writes EdtechUK'...

Independent schools: It's time to embrace 3D printing

3D printing helps acquire new skills and support STEM education with students' motivation and ...

Why edtech needs to be part of our CPD

Graham Lowe, Deputy Head at Birmingham City University, looks at what teachers are looking for...