Category: School News

Computer Talk Authorised Jamboard Reseller!

Computer Talk are an authorised Google Jamboard reseller Computer Talk are thrilled to announce that we are an authorised Google Jamboard reseller. This brings a new product into our portfolio of audio visual and collaboration equipment. Introducing the Google Jamboard – the perfect companion to G Suite – an interactive panel that produces productive collaboration […]

8 Reasons Why Schools Should Use Digital Signage

8 reasons why schools should use digital signage and displays As more schools are looking to put some form of digital signage or displays in place, we would like to share some of the reasons why they’re becoming increasingly popular. Quick and easy to update Showcase great examples of work Keep parents/carers up-to-date Engage students […]

Back to School

Let’s look at saving money… Over the last few months we’ve seen some schools reduce their teaching hours; many schools drastically altering the curriculum they offer; other schools have even opted to ask for donations from parents; and Justine Greening pledged an extra £1.3bn to go into education. Whilst funding per pupil has increased to […]

Online Safety: Sexting

Understanding Sexting Sexting “trading nudes, dirties, pic for pic” is a sensitive and possibly awkward topic to broach with your children. That only makes it a more important subject to be open about and discuss. If your child thinks that you “get it”, they will be more likely to speak to you if they become nervous about […]

10 *Good* reasons to use technology in classrooms

It’s quite clear by now, technology isn’t going away from the classroom… …and there’s no hiding from it. This has probably been the case for the last 15 years at least, when we moved away from the traditional ICT Suites and began implementing interactive technologies in most classrooms. So other than just continuing on with the tech trend, we’re […]

Online Safety at Home

Keeping your children safe online over summer The summer holidays are just around the corner. And with around six weeks to try to entertain themselves in, it’s almost inevitable that youngsters will spend a significant portion of their time online. For parents and carers, this can be particularly stressful. Not only will youngsters be staying still […]

Switching Sign In Solutions

Switching sign in solutions providers   Schools can decide to switch suppliers for many reasons. Moving your sign in solution provider is no different.  Perhaps your existing supplier is failing to deliver what was agreed in the initial contract, or maybe they’re unable to meet you evolving requirements. Whatever the reason, the key to transitioning […]

Using OneNote in Schools – some very quick uses for students

OneNote has the power to change the way you work within the classroom. Adapting resources and meeting the needs of your individual students can be a hefty challenge and require a huge number of printed resources, and OneNote can reduce this workload dramatically. We’ve put together a few ways in which students may benefit from using […]