Tag: technology

  • Tip for users of Google’s Chrome browser

    Users of the Google Chrome browser on PCs, Laptops and Netbooks should note that if they receive a message that they need to update Flash; they could try using Internet Explorer browser as a work-around. Users of iPads and Chromebooks should not experience any problems with this issue. I.T will be updating the Chrome browser in […]

  • CPD course in Digitial Creativity: 23 November 2013: Edinburgh

    Come along to Edinburgh University on Saturday 23rd November and learn about how to make web pages, edit videos, create computer game characters, design and print 3D objects, make mobile apps using Livecode or AppInventor, create visual programs or animations.  Lots of workshops for teachers of all subjects so please let your colleagues know (this […]

  • Are you planning to work in school on Tuesday 13th August? Read on….

    The core firewall for schools is being replaced on Tuesday 13th August. This means there will be down time on the schools network at some point during that day.  It is s difficult to say when downtime will happen as it depends on how the install goes. It is hoped that it will be for around […]

  • ICT news – May 2013 update

    Have a look at the East Lothian Schools ICT Newsletter to find out what is going on in the authority. As always, we are happy to hear from you if you have any questions, suggestions or concerns.  

  • Earn £20 trying out the new ‘Magic Cloud’ ICT toy

    The Magic Cloud is a soft (cloud shaped) cushion that you plug into a computer (USB). When small tags are placed on or near the Cloud, the computer detects them and plays digital media you have chosen e.g. a picture or video recording.  By sticking the tags on an object of your choice, you can […]