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Time is a luxury that no teacher can afford to waste, what with marking books, planning lessons, writing reports, updating assessments and so on, it’s amazing that there’s any time to actually teach. Anything that can speed up the day-to-day admin associated with being a classroom teacher can be a real life saver.
We are delighted to announce that Heronsgate Primary School has just been recognised as an Apple Distinguished School.
We are delighted to support Greenwich Apple Regional Training Centre, who are offering a sequence of FREE iPad courses in 2019-2020
A powerful way to explore, create, and learn The new iPad features a gorgeous 10.2-inch Retina display, a powerful A10 Fusion chip, all-day battery life, and support for the Smart Keyboard and Apple Pencil 2. For pricing call us on 020 8351 5111 or email...
Dread it, run from it, the first day back still arrives in September all the same! Prepping for your glorious return to the classroom is always a challenge.
Quick and Easy 10 Minute Activity Apps We've all been there! It doesn’t matter how meticulous your plans are, or if you’ve taught the same lesson multiple times… every once in a while, you glance up at the classroom clock and realise that the children have...
What do we mean by digital signage? Remember that TV screen hanging on the wall in reception, the one that was turned off when you came in this morning? That is a potential digital signage screen that could be showcasing all the amazing work your pupils do in school!
Need to purchase apps for your school iPads? Want to add credit to your school account? We can help.
How does Apple’s latest Educational Resource relate to your Classroom? Apple have always had a very real dedication to education. Over the years, this has manifested itself in many ways. From apps to entire training schemes like ‘Apple Teacher’, they have...
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.
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.
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.
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!!
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 meant to email you today to say how happy I was with Andrew's support on Monday. Everything I asked for was possible and completed. There was no moan, no fuss, no impossible thing. Andrew made our training day successful and complete. His patience was tremendous.
I'd love to thank you for all the support and help you provided during your visit on Wednesday.
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.
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.
Julian's training was excellent. Staff were really engaged and motivated. We'll book him again!
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.
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.
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.