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Rural broadband access - is it still an issue?

Caroline Wright at BESA asks: Is the 'equal opportunities' education system letting down rural...

Protecting educational institutions from DDoS Attacks

One disgruntled student being able to take down a school's entire network spells disaster

The digital transformation of the classroom

Keri Beckingham looks at how VLEs and the Cloud have become key fixtures in the classrooms of ...

Protecting your investment in classroom equipment

James Symons, CEO of LocknCharge, tells us why schools should do everything they can to protec...

Unique Partnership Creates Local Opportunities for 3D Design

People aged 17-25 on a vocational training programme with YMCA Cork & Cobh are set to benefit ...

Keeping up with edtech developments

Craig Ring, Head of Canvas and Pastoral Leader for Year 7 discusses how schools can implement ...

Keeping IT safe and secure

Calibre Secured's Karen Nelson considers current DfE guidance aimed at combating classroom rad...

Overcoming the barriers to 3D printing in the classroom

3D printing can have a huge impact on education, if used wisely, says Kevin Samuel, Business D...

Discovery Education to host day of digital storytelling

Discovery Education will host the 'Day of Discovery' on 18th April to mark the start of Nation...

Have you had your daily huddle?

Huddle rooms - or huddle zones or huddle spaces as they're also known - are a significant phen...

How schools can future-proof their IT spend

Avoid the temptation to spend money replacing old computers, says Crucial's Senior Product Man...

Best practice application control, blocking doesn't conquer

We live in a world where young people and children are digital natives

Tips for managing iPads in the classroom

As many teachers know, mobile devices are a staple in the modern classroom. One device, howeve...

Discovery Education helps schools to digitise lessons

Discovery Education's 'Spotlight on Strategies Challenge' aims to help schools make every less...

How tech can help schools address funding constraints

Schools should open their facilities for hire by the community, says Chris Smith of Kajima Par...

ConquerComputing launched at Education Show

Online tuition service launched to help teach computing at primary school level

Future demand for social skills will be big, says new report

Report says kids must learn to think like a human in an increasingly digital world

Unit4 Business World saves two Essex colleges £80,000

In its first year Essex Shared Services saves two Essex colleges £80,000 with Unit4 Business W...

Online tutoring: effective, convenient and fun  

Simply Learning Tuition founder Nathaniel McCullagh looks at the advantages of online tutoring...

Paving the way for next gen coders

Bett 2017 saw the launch of exciting new project KYOCodes, a competition to help discover the ...

Shakespeare Week 2017 goes digital

Mission Shakespeare will help children explore Shakespeare digitally this Shakespeare Week, 20...

Digital leaders in the primary school

Working as one of Microsoft's UK Teacher Ambassadors, Natalie Burgess has seen what makes scho...

Bredon Hill Academy wins BP Ultimate STEM Challenge

Three pupils won the national STEM competition with their design for a remote-controlled surve...

Collaborating for innovation in edtech

The rise of the Multi Academy Trust offers new ways for suppliers and schools to work more clo...

How can we continue to engage girls in STEM?

By Rose Russell, STEM Co-ordinator at Ursuline Academy and judge for BP Ultimate STEM Challeng...

IKB Academy visit world's leading physics laboratory

A-Level pupils from IKB Academy travelled to Switzerland to visit CERN

21 schools scoop digital award

Scotland leads the way in digital teaching and learning as first 'Digital Schools' named

Teachers and AI not mutually exclusive

ET talks to Matthew Glotzbach, CEO of Quizlet about the future of AI, machine learning and how...

FutureLearn and AACTE join forces on global project

AACTE will be FutureLearn's first member association partner in the US

Secure your network or face the consequences 

Security legislation, compliance and cyber-threats make it increasingly important for schools ...

Women in tech say some were discouraged in career choice

Newly launched portals help procurement compliance

The Naace and Think IT frameworks are available free of charge to all schools

TES Education Hub: Smart working for school leaders

How to digitally transform your school processes

Reaching the unreachable

EDLounge founder, Sam Warnes explains how virtual classrooms can enable schools to reach all t...

Smartphones catching up with laptops as learning aids

A report from YMCA Awards has revealed that smartphones are increasingly being used by student...

49% of British kids scared to use the Internet

We need to help rebuild children's confidence in the Internet, says Kaspersky Lab

London Business School hosts app contest for schools

50 year 10 pupils competed at London Business School's Marylebone Campus in a Dragon's Den-sty...

The Ryman National Enterprise Challenge is back for 2017

Pupils at St Margaret's Academy compete for their place at the Ryman National Enterprise Chall...

Nudging children to better marks with a text to parents

Tim Green, Mobile Ecosystem Forum, talks to Raj Chande from the Nudge Unit, about how texting ...

Shireland Academy and Microsoft help pupils to embrace tech

Alan Crawford, Vice Principal at Shireland Collegiate Academy, talks to Academy Today about Mi...