Nick BentonArticle, Article

The COVID-19 Revolution – Part 1.

Introduction  I must begin by defining how I am using the term revolution. The dictionary defines a revolution as (1) “a forcible overthrow of a government or social order, in favour of a new system”, and I am not advocating this by any means, or (2) “a dramatic and wide-reaching change in conditions, attitudes, or operation”. I think we would … Read More

Nick BentonPartner, Partner

BACK TO SCHOOL WITH LENOVO

ARE YOU READY TO DELIVER REMOTE OR BLENDED LEARNING?  Do your staff and students have access to the right technology and skills to participate in remote teaching and learning and demonstrate to Ofsted that you can facilitate remote or blended learning, at short notice?  We have teamed up with Lenovo to offer schools device packages which can save you up to £7,000. Devices are ready to … Read More

Nick BentonPartner

DfE Platform Provisioning Programme

The Department for Education has partnered with Microsoft and Google accredited Partners to support schools and trusts to start using a digital education platform for Remote Learning.  The following funding is available to help your school establish your cloud environment in Google Classroom or Microsoft Teams: – £1,500 for Primary Schools– £2,000 for Secondary Schools– Up to £10,000 for MAT’s … Read More

Nick BentonMicrosoft 365

Microsoft 365 Technical Roadshow

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