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Are you thinking about deploying iPads next term? Want to ensure it’s a success? Would you like help developing a clear, personalised project timeline that supports your school’s development plan and ensures it is financially sustainable? Book your free Planning Essentials Workshop with Toucan Computing.
Is this a familiar sight in your school reception area? Is the display turned off or left blank? Make a change this term with TrilbyTV. Start showcasing pupil work in under ten minutes!
Many schools have had iPads for a while and enjoy the creativity and the engagement they bring to the primary classroom. Tracking and managing work, however, can be a challenge. Seesaw really provides answers to many of these challenges and is free to use.
We are excited to tell you about Apple Teacher, a new professional learning programme designed to support and celebrate teachers. It offers self-paced learning with free learning materials, tips, inspiration and news to help teachers unlock the magic of iPad, Mac and built-in apps in your classroom.
We are well into the school year and also coming to the point where many schools decide how their technology budgets are spent. If you already have your kit and a great wifi set-up, you could be looking beyond the iPad and Chromebook to engaging add-ons like robots.
With rising technology costs and shrinking budgets, schools and education institutions are increasingly trying to find new ways to keep their classrooms up-to-date.
Does your wireless network keep letting you down? Is it disrupting lessons and frustrating your teaching staff? Are pupils left disappointed? Do visitors struggle to gain access? If this sounds familiar, then now is a great time to update your WiFi. We've teamed up...
Are you making the most of your iPads? Do your staff need inspiring with new, creative ideas for using iPads in class?
Is your ICT in need of a shake up? Here’s a handy list to get you started this term!
As we upgrade, wipe and reset iPads this term, most of us will be using iOS 10.3. This means that Apple Classroom will be available. It’s a free and very useful utility for the classroom teacher…
I watched with much interest the product launch of the 12.9" iPad Pro back in Autumn 2015. Here was a fast iPad with a huge display, an intriguing super-accurate stylus and a simple to attach external keyboard. I began to wonder: perhaps an iPad Pro could serve as a...
For years, schools have had to buy additional accessibility software and hardware tools as an add-on to their choice of technology. Apple’s approach is, of course, very different.
Our relationship with Toucan is always very professional. As a company their values match with ours. The apprenticeship scheme they offer is excellent and gives us ICT support whilst investing in a young person's future career prospects.
Thanks so much for sending Andy in today. He was an absolute trooper and slogged away all day at getting us back online. It didn’t take knowledge alone; a lot of creative thinking and determination was required. I was very impressed.
Just wanted to say a huge thank you for your help with sorting out the iPads and setting them up. Gareth did a brilliant job with no fuss. I was really pleased and appreciated not being needed while teaching. I will be strongly recommending you to any other schools looking to get iPads.
Toucan is a great Mac company that we have been using since it started more than 20 years ago. Staff listen to your needs, treat you intelligently and provide great service. They're always prepared to go that extra mile. And, better still, they do it with a genuine smile.
I have every confidence to say that working with Toucan and Julian everything is possible. It's really pleasing to see how with you guys (all of Toucan) our school is turning into a completely different technology led school. Well done to everyone.
Gareth did a fantastic job. We were both very impressed with what he did which has got us where we need to be with our iPads.
Thanks again for your years of continued support and expert advice, it means a lot to us that we can always trust on you to provide nothing less than the best!. You always go the extra mile and I appreciate that.