News

Please find a selection of news stories relating to technology in education and to the challenges facing schools and teachers.

 
19th March, 2020
As the Covid-19 crisis deepens, ICT Direct would like to reassure all of our customers and partners that we are working continuously to provide you with the refurbished hardware your organisation requires.
Studying at home
19th March, 2020
Prodigy Learning (Prodigy), is a multi-award winning global EdTech business providing digital skills certifications and learning solutions for Adobe, Autodesk, Microsoft and other technologies. These IT certifications deliver job-ready skills, improving employability for students and productivity for employees.
Studying at home
19th March, 2020
Senso is a true cloud solution which consolidates Classroom Management
Studying at home
19th March, 2020
A a range of Pobble products that can help delivering distant home learning, that improve writing skills.
Studying at home
19th March, 2020
Independent is reporting that school inspections are being suspended by the government during the coronavirus pandemic following pressure from teachers.
ICT for Education
19th March, 2020
A headteacher has called on the DfE to put more staff in the call centre for its coronavirus helpline after he was left waiting an hour and 45 minutes to receive advice about what action to take over sick pupils, TES is reporting.
ICT for Education
19th March, 2020
Evening Standard is reporting that students have taken to social media to urge people not to sign a petition to scrap exams amid fears they will have to rely on mock results.
ICT for Education
18th March, 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak has been predicted to grow exponentially, resulting in a plethora of EdTech providers offering schools 'free' home access to their products. Due diligence here is critical, so we have curated a definitive list of home learning solutions and promotions on EdTech Impact - updated every hour.
Studying at home
18th March, 2020
Gives Surety of Backups and Peace of Mind to Leading Education Multi-Academy Trust
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