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Connecting to WiFi in Edinburgh schools – updated info

New and updated video tutorials and helpsheets have been uploaded to help you connect to the new wireless networks in Edinburgh. Click here to visit our Connecting to WiFi support pages.

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“5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make…”

Edudemic, a site all about the best education technology tools and trends, recently posted the article, “5 Critical Mistakes Schools Make With iPads (And How To Correct Them)“. “Over the last few years K-12 schools and districts across the country [USA] … Continue reading

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QR Codes in Education

QR (Quick Response) Codes were invented by Densio Wave, a subsidiary of Toyota, in Japan in 1994 to track vehicles during the manufacturing process. QR codes are now being used as a mainstream tool for directing us to specific websites … Continue reading

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iPads These devices are the market leaders for tablets(£400). They have a fantastic interface, a multitude of educational apps and they are intuitive to use as highlighted in this article about their use in an Edinburgh school. At the moment, … Continue reading

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Device Advice – iPad

The Stats… The iPad was launched by Apple in April 2010 and the iPad 2 in March 2011. (The iPad 3 is rumoured to launch in Spring 2012.) Since April 2010 25 million iPads have been sold. The iPad 2 … Continue reading

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