Category: News

  • Congratulations to Aberlady’s Prizewinning Animators!

      Congratulations to Pat Strang and last year’s P5/6 class at Aberlady Primary! The two animations below won both the national first prize and the runner up prize for group projects in their age group. Prizewinners attended The Animation12 Festival and Inspirational Computer Science Day during the holidays to receive their awards. All the class’s competition […]

  • Scotsman report on Google and Glow

    Today’s Scotsman reports that Google have “walked away” from the Next Generation Glow procurement. Google has pulled out of the competition for Next Generation Glow, saying that the Scottish Government’s procurement process was at odds with its company philosophy on how the internet should be used to provide education in schools. The next step in […]

  • eduBuzz “Limesurvey” online survey system upgraded

    The eduBuzz Limesurvey system is now running the latest software version, v1.91. You can find out about the new features in this version over on the Limesurvey web site. It also fixes some bugs in earlier versions. Although known mainly for its use in surveying P6 and S2 students each year, this is a powerful […]

  • East Lothian in the news

    Douglas Blane has written about East Lothian’s use of Google Apps, and Chromebook testing at Preston Lodge, at Merlin John Online, a leading UK education technology site. http://agent4change.net/bett-week/news/1427-google-it-takes-on-fresh-meaning-for-uk-schools.html

  • Tobar an Dualchais/Kist o Riches

    Tobar an Dualchais/Kist o Riches is a collaborative project which has been set up to preserve, digitise, catalogue and make available online several thousand hours of Gaelic and Scots recordings. The website contains a wealth of material such as folklore, songs, music, history, poetry, traditions, stories and other information. The material has been collected from […]