Tag: technology

  • Is your interactive whiteboard being used to it’s fullest potential?

      If not, here’s your chance to get some great tips! Teaching Literacy interactively  May 26  ECS190 4:15 – 5:30 Knox Academy Teaching Numeracy interactively June 1  ECS189  4:15 – 5:30 Knox Academy The trainer will run through the basic tools within ActivInspire software and demonstrate how a flipchart can easily be created using resources […]

  • ICT Conference place on offer May 20, 2011

       The MIICE (?Measuring the Impact of ICT in Children’s Education) conference will be held at the University of West of Scotland, Paisley on May 20.  Have a look at the agenda  –  ??there are some thought provoking items on it and  lively discussions are guaranteed to ensue. East Lothian Council has two free places for any staff […]

  • Ode to ma wee sleekit iPhone…

     The Scottish Government has launched a free iPhone app which contains the complete works of the Bard in a searchable database – over 550 poems and songs in total. It also features a glossary to help those unfamiliar with the Scots terms used, a guide to the traditional haggis supper and biographical information about the […]

  • New maths tool available…..

    Microsoft Mathematics provides a graphing calculator that plots in 2D and 3D, step-by-step equation solving, and useful tools to help students with maths and science studies. It provides a set of mathematical tools that help pupils get school work done quickly and easily. Microsoft Mathematics is designed to work just like a handheld calculator., students […]

  • Is your Interactive Whiteboard projector working?

    There’s a new support and maintenance contract in place as of today so you can log a call with Matrix Display to get it fixed.  You will find information here on quick fix solutions before calling the Helpdesk number and some really useful good practice tips on looking after your equipment.  Pass the word on!