How is technology changing the classroom?

How is technology changing the classroom? What is the next advancement in educational technology? The classroom is evolving at a rapid pace. Less than twenty years ago, blackboards and chalk were a...

Student Tech under £200

We all know students are often hard-up for a few quid, after beer tax of course. If you don’t fancy blowing your entire semester’s student loan on £1500 MacBooks or top...

Student Apps, Time Wasters Vs Time Savers

By all accounts, it’s tough being a student. You’ve got to spend just the right amount of time chatting up members of the opposite sex, and just the right amount of...

Tablets for Schools

Tablets have become a versatile, cheap and portable PC replacement in schools up and down the country. With the age of online learning and classrooms of the future, tablets will likely...

The Classroom of the future

The role of technology in education has naturally advanced over the years, from classrooms full of chalkboards and notepads to electronic whiteboards and tablets; the technology used to aid learning has...

Decoding Dyslexia

Although 1 in 10 children in the UK are diagnosed with dyslexia, there are still many misconceptions about the learning disorder. Many people think that it is linked to IQ, that...

Essentials for Student Living

If you’re hoping to be flying off to University come September then it’s time to get prepared, especially if you’ve decided you’re going to truly embrace the Uni life and move...

Texting Isn’t Making us Stupid!

Texting- it’s quick, efficient and pretty much free- It’s become the dominant form of communication used by the youth of today, but is it ‘harming’ the English language and are concernes that...

What do the buttons on a calculator do?

 They’re fun for spelling out rude words and passing the odd GSCE test, but do you actually know what the rest of those buttons do on a calculator? No?...Well me neither and...

Will Stationery Be Redundant By 2020?

Take a peek into the stationery cupboard of any office and you will be confronted with shelves groaning under the weight of paper, pens, envelopes, paperclips and a 1001 other office...

Technology and Revision

May and June mark the main exam period for most students across the UK, and for many it is one of the most stressful and busiest times of the year. Revision,...

Get Cooking with the Kids this Easter Weekend

Get Cooking with the Kids this Easter Weekend If you haven’t got plans for a family getaway this Easter weekend then it might be time to start coming up with ideas of...

The Wearable Book

Books have the uncanny ability to create emotions and thoughts through the simple act of reading. A talented author can drag you into an emotional journey, and make you feel real...

Are You a Digital Native?

According to education experts our ability to use new technologies could be tied to when we were born... and that divide may be the year 1980. That’s right, the theory goes: If...
Technology Education

The Best Universities for Computing & Technology Careers

We are living in a digital age where technology is changing the way we live and even think. Unlike traditional industries such as textile and machinery, digital, computing and technology industries...