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iRobot

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.

iPad Subscription from Toucan Computing

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.

Is it time to update your school WiFi?

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...

Apple Classroom

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…

A Year with iPad Pro

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...

Access all areas!

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.

Computing with iPad

Ever since the arrival of the National Curriculum subject ‘computing’ in 2014, figuring out how exactly to teach computer science and coding in a Primary school has become a hot issue. Using a Mac or PC (or even a Raspberry Pi), there are some obvious contenders: ‘Scratch’ from MIT, maybe a bit of ‘LOGO’ or even some ‘Python’ for the more adventurous. But what about the iPad? Can computational thinking and an understanding of algorithms be taught using Apple’s intuitive and easy-to-use touch screen device?

Nosy Crow

We have been thrilled to have Nosy Crow present at several of our BETT VIP lunches, as Kate Wilson’s talks are always a huge success! We are delighted to share the story of Nosy Crow.


I'd love to thank you for all the support and help you provided during your visit on Wednesday.


Andrzej Gronek, Network Manager
St. Paul's Academy Greenwich


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.


Phil Jones
ICT Engineering Manager, Babcock4S


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.


Neil Levis
Retired Journalist


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.

Steven Connors
Executive Headteacher, Heronsgate Primary School

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.


Maria Slavovski
ICT Teacher, South Harringay School


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.


Simon Paine
Head, Southborough Primary School


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.


Sarah Norris
Shere Infant School


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.


Simon Paine
Head, Southborough Primary School


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.


Matt Surman
Head, Wells Park School


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!


Farhan Khan, ICT Systems & Support Manager
Lea Valley Academy


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.


Maria Slavovski
ICT Teacher, South Harringay School


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.


Richard Woodham
Year 2 Class Teacher, Lordship Farm Primary School

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