Tag: Learning Platform
17th November 2015, by , in Blog
‘Video Killed The Radio Star,’ sang The Buggles in 1979. Actually, video has done more than that in the 36 years since. Video is probably at least partly responsible for the decline in the sales of books, magazines and newspapers. It’s probably threatened to kill cinema once or twice as well. But since 1979 video...
3rd November 2015, by , in Blog
The real benefit of an Academy Trust learning platform is to allow schools to come together and support each other; whether that’s by exchanging resources, sharing facilities or collaborating on initiatives. In the UK, Academy Trusts – or Academy Groups as they’re also known – are one or more self-governed schools, and where there is...
21st September 2015, by , in Blog
A recent global study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has suggested that schools’ investment in classroom technology may not have the positive effect on results that many institutions had hoped for. The report concluded that education systems which had invested in technology in the classroom on a large scale had not seen...
10th September 2015, by , in Blog
We’re very fortunate to have our third guest blog contributed by John Mikton. With 20 years’ experience working in Education Technology and 10 years as a Senior Leadership Team member in International Schools, John is perfectly placed to comment on all things EdTech. John is currently the Director of eLearning at the Inter Community School...
25th August 2015, by , in Blog
Recently, we talked about how Moodle brings great benefits to not just students, but teachers too. Implementing a VLE can bring massive advantages for both teacher and learner – but used to its full capacity, your learning platform can bring the wider school community together in one place too. In a slightly sad, but ultimately...
17th August 2015, by , in Blog
The chances are you’ll have heard of the term ‘gamification’ by now. The art of applying games-based elements to teaching; it was the educational technology buzzword of 2012 – and saw teachers both dive in with joy, and groan at the thought of games in the classroom, in equal measure. But with 5 million people...
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7th August 2015, by , in Blog
Over the past 15 or 20 years, we’ve watched as the Internet has made the world a smaller place. There’s no reason to have to wait days or weeks for information or correspondence. In fact – there’s no reason to have to wait minutes any longer. The world wide web has provided us with the...
28th July 2015, by , in Blog
We’ve written a lot on this blog about the benefits of using a VLE from the learner’s point of view, but another crucial aspect of implementing a learning platform is the positive effect it can have on teachers’ day to day lives. In this post we’ve looked at five main areas in which your VLE...
3rd July 2015, by , in Blog
Today, we’re pleased to feature a guest post from Mick Flaherty, ICT Coordinator at Stockport Grammar School, Cheshire. Just the very use of ‘buzz’ words in education is enough to make me want to cover my ears.  There are many bandwagons to jump on but what it seems to come down to is simply trying...
3rd June 2015, by , in Blog
A couple of weeks ago we headed down to London for the COBIS Annual Conference at the Park Plaza in Victoria. The theme this year was “Measuring Success: Wellbeing, Resilience, Education and Leadership”. Over the three days we heard a range of inspiring and instructive speakers give presentations on the current hot topics affecting international...

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