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Funding tablets for education

A student’s progress is closely linked to their self-motivation, engagement and independent learning skills. Tablets offer new opportunities to motivate and engage students of all abilities. It empowers the student to take control of their…

Digital Learning: investing in one-on-one student devices

Mobility is the new norm. Faculty and students expect digital learning capabilities. The world of technology is constantly advancing and infiltrating every aspect of modern life, changing the way we live, work, socialise and even how we learn.…

Exciting new i-desk developments: introducing the i-basic USB and i-cell

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] i-desk develop innovative products that enhance the impact of learning and the retention of knowledge through use of simple but effective technology. Their solutions, that combine a range…

Cambridge school swaps textbooks for iTunes U downloads

With exams fast approaching for many of the country’s pupils, they want to have as much information at their fingertips as possible. Having the ability to download lesson material, from actual classes that have been studied, with video…

Social media used to transform traditional education

Ann Michaelsen, a teacher at Sandvika High School, Norway, has ditched the whiteboard, exercise books and textbooks for tablets and social media. As a pioneer for technology in the classroom, Michaelsen was invited to the Bett Show 2014 (world’s…

EDUCATION: Computing curriculum to include coding

As of September 2014 the computing curriculum in England will be changed to include coding. Ahead of the change every teacher in England will be offered a free online coding course, amidst fears of schools being unprepared for its introduction…

Your IT Works joins forces with i-desk to create original and exciting ICT solutions for schools

  ICT Solutions for Schools Your IT Works are eager to announce that we have now embarked on a partnership with i-desk, offering schools a complete ICT solution, combining innovative i-desk products with intelligent Xirrus wireless. In…

Wireless for Schools: 802.11ac Explained

802.11ac is the next generation of Wi-Fi technology, designed to run faster and more efficiently than previous versions of Wi-Fi. It is device driven, products like Macbook Air and the Samsung Galaxy tablets are already optimised for 802.11ac. What…