Monday 18 December, 2017
EduTech Developers Meetup

Tony Parkin

I defy any teacher to go to a Teachmeet and not leave with a springier step and a more cheerful heart. Even if none of the presentations actually addressed one of your immediate classroom needs, just knowing that you are in a community of like-minded souls who are happy to get together and share ideas and advice reassures the educator and raises the spirit.

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By integrating its Learning Management System (LMS) with its Web Filter and Mobile Device Manager, Lightspeed Systems products are intended to empower teachers to effectively manage their classroom tools and ensure that money spent on devices and infrastructure is well invested, as well as easing the strain on schools’ IT staff.

Here, bee-it takes a look at how and why these tools are integrated and what the benefits to learning environments could be...

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Children in 20,000 schools across the UK are being invited by Sir Richard Branson to share how technology is supporting their learning and helping to shape futures.

Gamification is not new to our classrooms. Classrooms are the real games fields, the only change of late is that teachers may be deliberately instigating...

Watching a history of AC/DC the other evening I found myself trying to explain to my son why Angus Young’s on-stage outfit of school...
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Apps for Good has today announced the finalists in the national Apps for Good Awards 2014, designed to inspire students and discover the country’s leading young digital entrepreneurs.

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International students are the UK’s best future ambassadors. Why are we treating them so badly? I used to work at the worst college in London....
Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools and colleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and autism, but is probably best known for her work on dyslexia. Here, Sal continues her monthly blog series for bee-it...

'Businesses feel very strongly that the education system must better prepare young people for life outside the school gates, or risk wasting their talents,'...
Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools and colleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and autism, but is probably best known for her work on dyslexia. Here, Sal continues her monthly blog series for bee-it...