Office Lens is an app for your mobile ‘phone and tablet that works like a scanner. Perfect for pupils to take snapshots of notes or the whiteboard. Better than using the camera function.
Click here to find out how you can use Twitter to support teacher and learning.
Ten tips on how teachers and pupils can make use of OneNote in school.
Nine ways OneNote makes lesson-planning a breeze. Click here to find out how.
Create digital notebooks to support high quality teaching and learning, as well as real time collaboration. Click here for guidance on how to use OneNote with your pupils and colleagues.
Learn about the basics of OneNote .
There is an increasing number of apps available for the Android platform that have the potential to add value to the pupils’ experience in school. Click here to read about some of the apps.
There is more to Bring Your Own technology (BYOT) programmes than just allowing pupils to play games. Click here to read some tips on how to introduce an effective BYOT programme into your school.
Click here to visit an Education Scotland blog that explores the way that hand held devices are being used in schools across Scotland.
Does the iPad foster or hinder creativity? Is it a comprehensive tool or just a mere distraction? Do we use the iPad just because it makes our classroom look cool? Are we missing the forest for the trees here? So many questions!
Click here to read one teacher’s thoughts on the use of the iPad in classrooms.