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

Acer STEM Rewards Programme

Nick BentonArticle, Microsoft, Minecraft, News, Paid, Partner, Primary, STEM

To help prepare the future workforce, Acer have launched their STEM Rewards Programme in partnership with Tablet Academy. Acer have teamed up with Tablet Academy to launch the Acer STEM Rewards Programme, presenting schools with the opportunity to claim STEM related rewards with every purchase of 25 or more Acer Windows 10 devices. The STEM Rewards Programme can also be combined … Read More

Have YOU Got What it Takes…

tabletacademyukJobs, News, STEM

… to work as part of a dynamic team of like-minded individuals who are making a difference in the education of young people. If so… read on…. Tablet Academy is one of the UK´s leading providers of technology focused Teacher Training and student enrichment activities. Working closely with industry giants such as BT, Google, HP, Intel, Microsoft, and many others, … Read More

Free STEM Residential Courses – RAF Youth & STEM

tabletacademyukComputing, Events, Free, General, Partner, STEM

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

ThingLink and Tablet Academy announce Professional Development Partnership

David FullerCPD, Microsoft, Partner, STEM, Uncategorised

ThingLink and Tablet Academy are delighted to announce their partnership which will be officially launched at the forthcoming Tablet Academy’s Transform, Innovate and Inspire Convention on the 5th March at RAF Cosford, Telford, UK.   Tablet Academy is one of the leading platform agnostic consultancy, teacher training and student engagement companies in the UK. The company has grown to become one 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

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

Tablet Academy at the Bett Show

David FullerEvents, Google, Microsoft, Partner, STEM

Tablet Academy enjoyed a highly successful BETT Show last week. With 16 consultants supporting the Microsoft, Google and HP stands, plus the BETT Escape Rooms being fully booked every day, it was one to remember. If you managed to book a time to experience the Escape Rooms, prizes winners for the quickest times each day will be announced later this … Read More

Tablet Academy Convention – 5th March 2020 – RAF Museum, Cosford

David FullerCPD, Drones, Events, Google, Microsoft, Minecraft, STEM

Following on from the successful launch of the Convention last year, Tablet Academy are pleased to announce their second event taking place at the RAF Museum, Cosford on 5th March. We have designed this especially for busy educators who need to find out the latest possibilities for edtech to engage, motivate and raise standards in their institutions. Our convention is … 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