Nick BentonUncategorised

New Names – New Logos

The Tablet Academy you know is changing, introducing new modern services and a new brand.  Why rebrand?  In a world where trends are constantly changing, it is hard for a company to maintain a modern image.  It is all too clear to us that after eight years of trading as Tablet Academy, we need to keep the look and feel of our brand fresh and current in order to maintain our reputation and position as one of … Read More

Nick BentonFree, Free

Brand New Events! – TA’s Free Online Training Series Returns

TA are back again with a brand new series of free online training events starting on the 15th of September 2021. This round includes events for admin/support staff, master classes for more experienced educators, and an opportunity to explore the new Microsoft Reading Progress tool. ABOUT THE SERIES With events running until June 2022, we have once again teamed up … Read More

Nick BentonCase Study, Corporate Sponsor

Case Study: Guyana Ministry of Education – Online learning platform

Find out how TA helped the Ministry of Education of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana launch an online learning platform for the delivery of education. ABOUT THE CLIENT The client, in this case, was the Ministry of Education of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana (Guyana for short). With a current estimated population of 750,00, Guyana is the third smallest sovereign … Read More

Nick BentonPartner, Partner

Acer Summer Device Offer

Purchase a class set of 32 Acer devices suitable for learning in the class or at home at the unbelievable price of £99 (+VAT) each. Normal price £169, save over 40%. Plus, you can claim a STEM Reward worth up to £550 to support teachers to deliver STEM Education. Stock is available and devices are ready to ship now. HOW IT WORKS ACER … Read More

Nick BentonCase Study, STEM Programmes

Case Study: STAAR Programme

Find out how TA helped launch the STAAR (Summer Time Advanced Aerospace Residency) Programme. An immersive hands-on programme that develops the skills needed by the next generation of engineers and innovators, encouraging them to study and consider taking up careers in STEM-related fields ABOUT THE CLIENT The STAAR (Summer Time Advanced Aerospace Residency) Programme is brought to you by Northrop … Read More

Nick BentonArticle, Article

Employee Spotlight – Malcolm Dawes

Get to know ‘Malc’ Malcolm Dawes is TA’s Head of Events and Student Engagement, dealing with schools and organisations to arrange training and events around educational technology. Even before joining the team, Malc was well-versed in all things TA. His former job at a local leisure centre was located in the same building as TA, and it was there that … Read More

Nick BentonMicrosoft

Microsoft Incubator School Support Programme

Free support for schools on their journey to applying to become a Showcase School.  From this September, TA will be launching a free support programme for any school looking to enter the Microsoft Incubator Programme to be ready to submit their Showcase School application in July 2022.  Our Microsoft Expert Trainers will be on hand to provide remote support to … Read More

Nick BentonArticle

TOP 10 MICROSOFT TEAMS FEATURES

Words by Philemon Burney – Head of Consultancy and Training Microsoft Teams is a powerful tool that I use every day for work, to keep in touch with colleagues, access shared documents, participate in meetings and more!   Here are 10 of my favourite features that I use almost every day:  1. Create Task  Often whilst I’m reading through posts in a channel of a Team or using Chat … Read More

Nick BentonNews

Lenovo 11E Devices – Limited offer

30 Lenovo 11E Devices* with digital pens and free TA training for £7,200.Package value £15,300. Better than half price! Lenovo Yoga 11E TouchscreenGrade A Refurb Devices I3-7100U 8GB / 256GB SSD Including digital pen W10 Pro 1 year warranty (Optional 3 year warranty £20) Price per device £240 (+VAT) Limited stock available, provided on a first-come basis. Minimum order 30 … Read More

Google Expert Education Graham Consultant

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Employee Spotlight – Graham Bowman

Get to know ‘Google Graham’ Graham Bowman is Head of Google for Education, VR and the Professional Learning Platform at Tablet Academy.  After a chance meeting at BETT (British Educational Training and Technology Show) in 2016, Graham was booked by Tablet Academy to deliver several workshops to students, whilst still working as a freelance trainer. Three years later, Graham became a full-time … Read More