Tag: study

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 £4,800 per […]

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 […]

Using OneNote in Schools – a very brief guide for staff

Moving to OneNote Now, any move and change within a school will face difficulties. Whether that’s being met by staff who believe there’s no reason to change, or general hiccups along the way. That’s not to say that change can’t be fun or really improve your procedures for the better. With a little work, and some […]

Back-to-School: Four ICT tips every school needs to know.

ICT infrastructure and provisioning plays a huge part in the day-to-day running of your school, not to mention an integral part of engaging staff and students alike. So if your ICT school uniform is currently looking a bit tired, stained, or shabby, it’s not too late to make sure it comes back to school washed, […]

Computing Qualifications Set to Increase

In a recent article by the BBC, brought to my attention by @SchoolsImprove, I read that provisional exam figures are showing an increased number of Computing qualifications. More traditional academic subjects also set to be “making a comeback” (Sellgren, 2015). Whilst it is not yet a requirement that a pupil should study a Computing based […]