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Clevertouch launches new centralised MDM (Mobile Device Management) control

Working with our partner Radix, Clevertouch will be launching the first of its kind MDM (Mobile Management Device) solution for Pro Series and Plus Series screens. The MDM approach will allow for an optional extra of centralised control for our touchscreens no matter where they’re located. Clevertouch Sales Director, Shaun Marklew commented: “no longer will IT support have…

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Resources, software & apps – what should I be looking for? Teacher Q&A

As you are probably aware, free educational apps often contain in-app advertising or will invite you to upgrade and pay for premium versions while you’re using the app. The only way to avoid it is to purchase premium apps from your preferred app store and make allowances for this in your school budget. Teaching resources…

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How apps are changing the way we teach and learn

When we decided to develop an educational app store for Clevertouch Plus interactive touchscreens, people thought we needed our heads examined. Looking back, it was a logistical minefield. The financial and legal ramifications alone were mind boggling and that was before we’d considered how to build the platform, or started developing our own range of…

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Techniques for GCSE Revision – with Cleverstore and Revision Buddies

Teachers with students gearing up for mock GCSEs and their final exams in the summer know just how challenging revising can be. To minimise pressure and stress, students need to revise smarter using a range of techniques, which help to improve their working memory and concentration. We all know that rest, physical exercise and a…

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Explore History with our new apps in the Cleverstore

It’s the Queen’s Birthday this week, and to celebrate we are adding some new History Apps to the Cleverstore! And if you are feeling particularly patriotic, try out English Friends in London, where children can explore some of London’s sights. In conjunction with Abecedaire, our latest app partner, we are now offering seven new History…

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New Apps For Grades 1 – 7 based on Common Core State Standards

We’ve partnered up with US app developer, Kevin Bradford to offer a selection of apps in the Cleverstore for grades 1 through 7. Kevin Bradford specializes in creating rich and engaging experiences while providing an opportunity to learn.  Also now available on the Cleverstore is Kevin Bradford’s popular Bingo for Kids, a fun and interactive bingo game…

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Cleverstore Update – What’s New?

Whilst the schools were on Easter break, we’ve been busy getting some new apps together for the Cleverstore. Start of the Summer Term with one of these in your classroom… StoryToys StoryToys were one of the first app developers that we partnered with, when we included The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Things That Go, My First…

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Apps – everything you need at your fingertips

Over 400 groups of Year 9 pupils from across the UK took part in 7billionIdeas’ UnitedApp competition to design an app for education, with the winning app being created. Those groups were whittled down to ten finalists, each of whom were given a mentor to help them put together their three minute pitch for the judges. A number…

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