Apple ProductsToucan Computing: Apple Solution Expert for Education
iPads are becoming increasingly popular in education, opening up endless learning and teaching opportunities. More than 13 million iPads are in use in schools and other educational institutions across the world already, and that number rises daily.
So why are so many schools looking to iPads to support learning? Well, their ease of use is one thing, combined with their amazing interactivity and the ability for students and teachers to collaborate.
When you add that to the 75,000+ apps that are available to support education, you can see why it’s fast becoming a must-have classroom device.
In fact, there’s even more to the iPad than that. iBooks offers access to interactive books and almost any subject you can imagine, and iTunes U provides resources including course materials, lectures and videos from experts across the world.
Toucan Computing is an accredited Apple Solution Expert for Education, and since 1996 we’ve helped countless schools access the very best digital technology for education. We’d love to help you get the most out of your ICT – whether you already have iPads and would like to know how to do more with them, or you’re just starting to look into tablets and other devices to support your teachers and students.
Give us a call today, and find out how Apple technology could transform the way you work.
Our DEP ID is 2291E40. Further information is available here.
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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.
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.
Can I just say a big thank you to Gareth for the work he undertook at this week and the assistance he gave to our engineer Antony. Antony had nothing but good words to say about Gareth, his professionalism, work ethic and ability to train on the job. Antony feels the install was a great success and is now much more confident in managing this solution for the school going forward.
I have just got back from a very valuable morning at Heronsgate which has been immensely helpful. Thanks very much for facilitating this. Your advice is much appreciated.
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.
Just a quick note to say thank you to Alex, who helped me this afternoon with expired tokens. He was super helpful. Great service from Toucan, as usual.
Julian's training was excellent. Staff were really engaged and motivated. We'll book him again!
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.
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.
Thank you Andrew; it’s a pleasure working with you. You’ve been friendly, supportive and always willing to find a solution for us. You’re a star!
Dear Andrew, I have finally made it to the end of the school year and with that I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you for ALL the help and support that you have given me! I am always grateful for your time and sometimes feel I would be lost without you!!
I'd love to thank you for all the support and help you provided during your visit on Wednesday.