Author Archives: Nigel

About Nigel

Writer and senior editor at Plenty of Tech. Blogger at The Inside Lane. http://www.twitter.com/nl_84

A New Year Begins

Happy new (academic) year! The 2014/2015 school year is up and running and the summer holidays feel like a million years ago. I’m in a new setting this year, working as part of my school’s SEN team for the first … Continue reading

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End Of Year Targets

With our iPads well up and running in St. Corban’s, and our netbooks in more regular use, we hope by the  end of the year. to analyse what classes have been using the devices to analyse what subject areas are … Continue reading

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iPads and Google Apps Rollout

We recently took delivery of 16 iPad 2 devices, a Macbook Pro to manage them, a “Lock’n’Charge” trolley to store, charge, sync and transport the devices and an AirPort Extreme wireless router. I am currently in the process of adding … Continue reading

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Ch-Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes!

This is just another quick update on our iPad situation. Apple went and announced their new iPad Air when we were trying to finalise a list of what we wanted so we’ve had to change our mind a little bit. … Continue reading

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A Brief Update on Our iPad Situation

As the title suggest this is a brief update on our work in St Corban’s. Brief because there isn’t a whole lot for me to share! We haven’t yet ordered our iPads. At the moment I’m checking out a few … Continue reading

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