IT in schools, top five concerns

IT IN SCHOOLS, TOP FIVE CONCERNSA typical 15 year old looks at their phone on average fourteen times a day (OFCOM, 2013), and one in five children own their own iPad. Technology is clearly part of young people’s lives but in teaching environments it’s not as straightforward as knowing who owns what. These are the top five issues about IT ... Read More

Schools are the one place where every positive aspect of the digital world can be channelled for good

Schools are the one place where every positive aspect of the digital world can be channelled for goodStop demonising the internet and let teachers get on with what they do best – teach. “Parental fears about the internet are misplaced in the context of schools,” states Gordon Derham from Computer Systems in Education (CSE), producers of Magellan. “It is the one place where every positive ... Read More