School IT Blog

Computer Science Week: A Great Time To Start Coding!

Thu 27 November, 2014

Want to get your students and teachers to start coding? Here is a great way to start.

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Soft Egg Shortlisted For Two Prestigious School It Awards

Mon 24 November, 2014

Soft Egg is very proud to have been shortlisted as a finalist for ICT Company Of The Year (turnover £1 million to £10 million) and an ICT Service and Support award in the forthcoming BETT Awards 2015.

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Ipad App Review And Lesson - Halftone 2

Thu 20 November, 2014

Creating comic books with Halftone 2 is simple and easy, but how can we use it to enhance writing? Here is our iPad app review of the week, complete with accompanying lesson plan.

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Creating A Vision For Computing In A Primary School: A How To Guide.

Mon 03 November, 2014

There a few key things that a Primary Computing Subject Leader must do. One of these essentials is creating and holding a vision for Computing, but how do you create a vision?

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Soft Egg Proud To Join Besa As An Educational Supplier

Fri 17 October, 2014

Soft Egg have been accepted as members of BESA, the British Educational Suppliers Association.

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Ipad App Review - Quick Math+

Thu 16 October, 2014

Quick Math+ is a simple app that lets you practise mental arithmetic, but is it any good?

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E-safety: Are Primary Schools Responsible For The “snappening”?

Mon 13 October, 2014

As 200,000 teenagers have their intimate pictures and videos posted online, we ask are primary schools partly responsible?

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Ipad App Review - Book Creator

Thu 09 October, 2014

Book Creator is a simple EPub creator that can be used to create multimedia texts, which can be shared online.

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Ageing Kit, Failing Systems, Learning Destroyed; How To Future Proof Your School's Ict Equipment.

Mon 06 October, 2014

An article explaining how a primary school can future proof their ICT equipment.

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Ipad App Review - Hopscotch

Fri 03 October, 2014

Hopscotch is a visual programming application for children. What can it be used for?

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(App)lan For Primary Programming Progression

Fri 03 October, 2014

Our simple guide to planning for primary programming progression with iPad apps.

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Digital Divide Opening In UK Schools Report Warns. Here's How We Close It...

Thu 02 October, 2014

A BBC news article based on research from BESA has identified that 65% of primary schools have complained about lack of wi-fi connectivity.

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