For all those Silver Surfers out there that want to be more confident in using a laptop 💻, Age UK Haywards Heath will be running courses on a Wednesday and Thursday. Courses are 10 weeks and cover a variety of topics, examples listed below. For more information Telephone ☎️ 01444-450248 or fill in the form … Continue reading Age UK Computer Course 💻
To SLTs out there… Who ever came up with the idea of targets? They are worse than a waste of time. Targets take up valuable time, concentrate people on the wrong things or too few things, and… PS. SLT stands for Senior Leadership Team Source: Targets don’t work
So this weeks lesson was in two parts, saving a favourite or bookmark as some browsers now term it while learning about internet security and the second part about basic folder management. There is so much information about internet security that it can be a case of information overload. The Age UK website is a … Continue reading Learning Files and Folders
Well before we delve into this it may be useful to take a step back and explain what cloud computing is… Cloud computing is “the practice of using a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data, rather than a local server or a personal computer.” Rather than have … Continue reading What is one drive, google drive or drop box?
Spare a thought for your child when you're planning a new baby! Firstly it’s not my fault my birthday is when it is. Right first things first, as far as I’m aware I am not so powerful as to be able to decide on what day I would be born because believe me I would … Continue reading Good day for a birthday
The honest answer is probably not, as with any unsupervised activity there is always going to be a risk of harm to the individuals involved. As I’ve said before you wouldn’t send your 12 year old to a O2 concert on their own would you? Yet we let our children on the internet often without … Continue reading Internet safety – are your children safe?
The plan was… So the plan for last week was to work on my blog and content marketing strategy for my website… however I got a phone call asking if I would complete some supply work for a local school in desperate need of a qualified ICT teacher (which if you don’t know was my … Continue reading When things don’t go as planned!
Unrealistic expectations of Oftsed - another one bites the dust
It's Safer Internet Day today. Do you know the minimum age for each of the social media channels? #SID2017 Check out the website UK Safer Internet for loads of fabulous information on keeping children safe online.
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