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

Some useful Blogs

David FullerApple, Computing, G Suite, Google, Microsoft, STEM

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

Need CPD for your school? We may be able to get it funded for you.

David FullerConsultancy, CPD, Free, G Suite, Google, Microsoft 365, Minecraft, Office 365, STEM

At Tablet Academy we work with a large number of companies who provide funding for us to help schools. Consultancy, training, student workshops and even complete transformation programmes can be included in these offers, and often at no cost to the school whatsoever. Both Google and Microsoft have comprehensive offers for schools who are either considering moving their products, or … Read More

Google News: A new way for students to turn in their work

David FullerG Suite, Google

Graham Bowman has some recent news about G-Suite. Originality reports (currently in beta) allow students to check their work doesn’t include any accidentally uncited work. Also, teachers can check submitted assignments for sections of text that are found online but haven’t been cited correctly. This is useful in helping prevent students from submitting plagiarised work.  You can sign up for … Read More

Google Digital Skills Workshops

David FullerFree, G Suite, Google

We have been running this successful project since the summer term. It is aimed for students who can create their own Google accounts (13+). It is focused on raising digital skills awareness amongst young people and teachers. Scenarios are based on improving real like skills such as applying for a job, improving the way to produce an essay, and other … Read More