Remote Support Packages

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In addition to our free courses we have recently released,  we have also launched our new remote support packages for schools and colleges looking for more bespoke support. These including consultancy and remote teacher training sessions, all designed to help you adapt to delivering remote teaching and learning during the current school closures. Visit: https://tablet-academy.com/remote-services We’ve even included a road map … Read More

Support for Remote Teaching and Learning

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With the enforced school closures we understand many schools have had to move to cloud platforms such as Microsoft Teams or Google Classroom well in advance of their original timeline. In order to help with this, Tablet Academy had recently created free online training courses, to help support teachers delivering remote learning. We are delighted to say we have now added … Read More

Educator Guide: Learning from home with Skype in the Classroom

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Tablet Academy work with Skype in the Classroom as a partner.  This is a free resource for schools where you can collaborate with classrooms , virtually visit national parks and museums, or have authors virtually visit your class and talk to your students about their books. All from around the world.  This service is free to schools and home educators. … Read More

Free STEM Residential Courses – RAF Youth & STEM

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Tablet Academy are proud to partner the RAF in the delivery of STEM activities to inspire the next generation of innovators, aviators and engineers. The RAF Youth and STEM Team offer numerous residential programmes that encompass cyber, space, rockets, logistics and engineering.  Experience the power of STEM first-hand and think like an engineer to bring solutions to a multitude of … Read More

Introducing the new Digital Applications Apprenticeship

David FullerComputing, Primary, STEM

65% of students today will do jobs that currently don’t exist. New STEM roles will expect to double in the next 10 years. We have a challenge in developing STEM skills in schoolchildren to make use of these opportunities. Tablet Academy in partnership with Primary Goal will be launching a new Apprenticeship programme for Teachers or Teaching Assistants which will … Read More

Some useful Blogs

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We are always asked about things and what we follow for both teaching and learning as well as educational technology. So here are some blogs that we would like you to check out. EdCompBlog – thoughts about educational computing from a secondary school Computing teacher. https://edcompblog.blogspot.com/index.html?m=1 The Keyword – Google’s Blog https://www.blog.google Macrumors – A good website for Apple things … Read More

Funding to embed STEM Programmes in your school

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Find out more at the Bett Show on Friday 24 January, 14:00 – 14:30 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, just outside Excel Exhibition Centre. Join us for a short presentation and open discussion to find out how Acer STEM Rewards combined with other funded programmes can provide your school with 30 student devices and support from Tablet Academy worth £13,700 … Read More

Minecraft Education Edition

David FullerComputing, Free, Microsoft

To qualify for this free support your school must have Microsoft 365 licensing or Minecraft EE licensing in place. The support will be providing the school with a free training day at your organisation for up to 30 teachers focused on how to embed the use of Minecraft Education Edition within the curriculum. Further information can be found using the link.  https://tablet-academy.com/minecraft/