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18
Feb

UK teachers want more computers in schools

Teachers want more computers in schools and more training to maximise effectiveness

11
Dec

Why is a managed service for IT support critical?

Is it time to rethink your IT support? Schools now require much more than an engineer visiting once a week.  ICT is fully embedded across the whole school in both teaching and non-teaching areas and the correct support should be in place to ensure frustrating downtime is avoided.  Traditional IT support typically involved an engineer visiting the school on a
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6
Nov

Breaking down the barriers to the good use of technology

We recognise that teachers often face a range of barriers to capitalising on the opportunities presented to them by technology, including: A need for modern infrastructure to address slow internet connections and outdated internal networking and devices The need for greater digital capability and skills including: The skills and confidence to use technology effectively The leadership to instigate change and to empower
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1
Jul

School should prepare children for the digital workplace, say teachers

Many teachers say school should prepare young people for working in a digital environment, but a number of schools are underinvesting in technology. Teachers believe the education system should be used to prepare children for the digital workplaces they will be working in in the future, according to research. A study by the National Literacy Trust found that 88% of
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19
Jun

The benefits of managed print

Title Sub Title A managed print service is a programme offered to manage your printing devices.  It enables your school to improve efficiency, productivity and security, typically by monitoring usage, replacing consumables and meeting your printing needs. Save time and improve efficiency – printing and copying on old hardware or poorly configured software can be frustrating.  Also, the time spent
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20
May

Overcoming poor internet connectivity

Ensuring your networking and Wi-Fi work together to give you the best service

18
Apr

Government invests £10m in education technology strategy

Government invest £10m in education technology strategy

2
Apr

Welsh government buys Microsoft Office 365 for teachers and pupils

Welsh government offers Microsoft Office 365 to teachers and school children for free

20
Feb

How important is training?

Knowledge is power Schools invest heavily in AV and IT equipment and of course it’s important to choose the right product but we think it’s just as important, if not more so, to provide relevant training so that the users can maximise the investment made. When we talk about training, it’s much more than just showing you how to use
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6
Feb

Is your true I.T budget hiding from you?

You may have thousands of pounds waiting for you! The pressure on schools to be efficient with their ICT spending, in a market where technology changes so quickly, is such a difficult balancing act for many of our customers. Everyone wants to be up to date and current, but this model requires constant spending and more importantly, consistent evaluation of
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