Got it covered? How we use wireless mapping to eliminate dead spots

Got it covered? How we use wireless mapping to eliminate dead spots.You’ve got the tablets and laptops. You’ve got staff on board. And you’ve got plenty of bandwidth to support the web traffic. But have you got a good enough wireless set up? It’s as integral a part of a good BYOD infrastructure as any of the above, so how ... Read More

CSE is proud to be included in the ICT Services for Education Framework

CSE is proud to be included in the ICT Services for Education FrameworkCSE is pleased to be included as an approved supplier in the Crown Commercial Service (CCS) ICT Services for Education Framework (RM1050). The Framework has been designed and built in collaboration with the Department for Education and the Education Funding Agency. This new version, awarded in April 2015, ... Read More

Innovative ICT solutions for a pioneering new school

Innovative ICT solutions for a pioneering new school The school is being built on the University’s Selly Oak site. We’re very pleased to announce that CSE have been awarded the ICT contract for The University of Birmingham School. The pioneering new state school, opening in September 2015, is located in new, purpose-built buildings. The University of Birmingham School will be ... Read More

The Stonehenge School saves time with Asset Manager

The Stonehenge School saves time with Asset Manager If you’re dreading the annual chore of conducting an audit of school assets, you need to read this blog post from Kurt Cooper, ICT Network Manager at The Stonehenge School, who found the way to make it easy by using Asset Manager from CSE… “Another Christmas and New Year over… and now the yearly chore ... Read More

Keeping track of IT equipment

Keeping track of IT equipmentThe New York Observer reported last week that the Department of Education has lost track of 1,800 computers from just 10 city schools, according to an audit from city Comptroller Scott Stringer.  Could it happen here –  would your school be ready if the auditors called? How well do you keep track of your IT equipment? Read this interview with the ... 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