Google ar Hwb

If you’ve ever met me, you’ll know I’m a big fan of using G Suite for Education in class. G Suite (or Google Apps as they used to be known) is a collection of apps and software that can be used on any device to type, present, make maps and graphs and a million other … Read more

iOS11 – Diwedd Rhai o’m Hoff Apps

Every year, Apple updates the software for iPads and iPhones. The current version, since late last year, is iOS11. This brought a lot of updates and new features, but if you updated your school’s iPads to iOS11, you may have found a lot of apps refusing to work, claiming they need to be updated by … Read more

Pam Prynnu Chromebooks i’r Ysgol?

I recently posted a comparison of some of the most common devices seen in schools: PCs, laptops, Chromebooks and iPads. Today I’ll focus in more detail on my favourite class of devices for schools, Chromebooks. These devices used to be rather niche, but are becoming very popular. In fact, the majority of devices bought by … Read more

Adduned Blwyddyn Newydd: Arweinwyr

So, 2018 is a weekend or so away, the Christmas turkey and the presents are a distant memory and you’ve probably already fired up the laptop to start getting your head back into ‘work mode’. What’s going to be different in your school this year? What will you focus on improving? We’ve prepared a couple … Read more

Pwy Sy’n Dysgu Teipio?

For many people, teaching typing skills sounds like a task from a bygone era. It brings up memories of old computers in secondary schools’ ICT suites, of typing classes for receptionists and of old fashioned software guiding you through which finger touches which letter. Most schools these days spend little, if any time, on teaching … Read more

Gliniaduron, Ystafell TGCh, iPads neu Chromebooks?

One of the major obstacles to teaching through technology is resources. Schools are on a tightened budget and many continue to rely on a few old PC’s or laptops which struggle at the start of each lesson. Unfortunately, there’s no easy way around this. Schools need to invest in their technology if they are to … Read more