Free Online Training Throughout June & July

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To support teachers and IT staff faced with the major challenge of quickly getting up to speed with delivering remote learning, Tablet Academy are delivering over 50 virtual events throughout June & July. The events available are the combination of 3 programmes: Virtual Professional Development Series Microsoft 365 Technical Events Our 365 Tech events are free webinar sessions for School … Read More

Virtual Robotics Toolkit

Nick BentonEvents, Free, Partner, STEM

Interested in using Robotics at home or in school? Tablet Academy, in partnership with Cogmation, offer a Virtual Robotics Toolkit that can turn any Windows machine (subject to specification) into a Virtual LEGO Mindstorm EV3 for only £20+VAT per machine. Check Out More Information Here Below is also an invitation to a Webinar by our friends Cogmation on how to create your … Read More

Microsoft 365 Technical Roadshow

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Words by Philemon Burney – Tablet Academy’s senior consultant There are many events for educators about how to use Microsoft tools in education. But what about events for Network Managers, Senior Technicians and IT Directors in schools and colleges and Managed Service Providers (MSPs) who support education institutions? Over the last six months or so Tim, Alex and I and … Read More

Free Professional Development for Schools signing up to HP for Education

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Tablet Academy are proud to partner with HP to support their free Trade-in Programme – HP for Education (HPFE). To celebrate this, and support schools through the COVID-19 crisis, we are offering 100 schools the opportunity to claim one year’s free access to Tablet Academy’s Professional Development Platform (PDP) worth £250 to primary schools and £500 to secondary schools. The … Read More

Tablet Academy offers FREE Personal Shopper Service to UK Schools

Nick BentonConsultancy, Free, General, Microsoft, Microsoft 365, News

By Professor Steve Molyneux, CEO, Tablet Academy International Where to look, who to talk to, are there any offers, how do I know this is the best deal? These are just a few of the difficult questions school leaders ask themselves when procuring high-value capital equipment such as Desktops, Laptops, and tablets. So, wouldn’t it be great if they had … Read More

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

Tablet Academy Supports Colleagues In Education During Coronavirus Outbreak

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Many governments are taking major contingency steps to curve the spread of the Coronavirus. There will be a massive impact on teachers, and learners of all ages, if governments find it necessary to close schools. Many schools are looking to use Google and Microsoft Technologies to support learners, but many may feel they lack the necessary skills to do this. … 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