With changes in legislation governing school communication coming in to force in September, many schools are refreshing or rebuilding their websites over the summer holidays. But what should you consider when creating a website for a school? What are your audience looking for when they visit your website? Our top tips for a successful school [...]
Happy Leap Day from Education Reach! Today is a very special day, not only because of our excitement trying to get hold of the Raspberry Pi this morning, but also because of a brilliant project running today. The 29th of February only comes around once every 4 years and @deputymitchell (David Mitchell, Deputy Head at Heathfield Primary [...]
At the BETT show this year there was a huge buzz surrounding the Google stand. Everyone was discussing the best way to use Google apps in the classroom and the upcoming Google Teacher Academy. VLEs and Learning Platforms were rarely mentioned, apart from the big names like Frog, but even their stand seemed considerably quieter [...]
The Department of Education have today opened consultation on the scrapping of the ICT programme of study and associated attainment targets. The DfE are asking for your opinion on the following questions: 1a) Do you agree with the Government’s proposal that the statutory Programmes of Study for ICT should be disapplied in maintained schools in [...]
A view of BETT 2012 on Wednesday evening as the last visitors were leaving. Taken with Photosynth for iphone.