Helping Schools Re-Open More Widely with Physical & Social Distancing

As schools look towards re-opening more widely, we have been investigating ways to help teachers and children with physical and social distancing. Our background in primary teaching means we can empathise with the difficult decisions school leaders are having to make and the worries teachers – as well as children and their families – are having to overcome. The latest …

Move and Learn at Home

CoronaVirus (COVID-19) has well and truly hit home this week. Major sporting events have been postponed or cancelled. Meanwhile, events we were due to attend in Budapest and Zagreb have been cancelled – with schools closing across Europe. So what happens with the children? Where and how will they learn? Step forward forward-thinking EdTech Impact and some quick-thinking as to …

Moving Kids with Moki

This week, we had a long overdue catch up call with MOKI – the team committed to Moving Kids! Why? Like Chris Dyson, Headteacher at Parklands Primary School in Leeds, we were buzzing like the proverbial fridge, following the pilot combining tags and trackers. Check out the smiles of these incentivised kids… The call with MOKI nudged us back to …

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A Hundred Creative Connections

One week on from Helsinki Education Week and the HundrED Summit and Tagtiv8 are still buzzing! Why? It’s all about people – with connections between creative ideas and innovations. It’s sometimes hard to explain the HundrED ethos and community, but we think Derek Newton has summed it up brilliantly in this Forbes magazine article. There were so many highlights: Discovering …

Three is the Magic Number – AAA and iii

According to Embrace, De La Soul and other musicians, ‘Three is the Magic Number’. It would seem three letters are equally important – especially when they are repeated. With this in mind, we would like to share AAA and iii. Child Friendly Leeds – Attendance, Attainment & Achievement Last month we attended a wonderful Child Friendly Leeds Ambassador event at …