ASL & Technology Conference 2018 – Aberdeen, June 13th, Altens Hotel

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Free conference from CALL Scotland – June 13th 2018 – BOOK NOW!   Website :   Exhibition and presentations featuring many of the UK’s leading suppliers of software and technology to support learners with who require additional support Presentations by teachers and pupils from local schools on the innovative use of technology in the classroom….

Parents & Carers Information Evening – Read&Write

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TextHelp in Aberdeen City Parents & Carers Information Evening     Date: Monday 11th June 2018 Time: 7:15pm – 8:30pm Venue: Aberdeen Grammar School, Lecture Theatre         Why should Parents & Carers attend? Every Aberdeen City School now has access to TextHelp’s Read&Write software, available on every device – Windows PCs, Macs,…

Fortnite: Battle Royale advice

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NSPCC Scotland and O2 issue advice for Fortnite:  Battle Royale The NSPCC and O2 have launched new advice for parents of young people playing the multiplayer action survival game Fortnite: Battle Royale. It comes amid concerns over a function in Fortnite which automatically allows users to speak to other players through voice and text chat […] downtime

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Notification of Planned ICT Works – downtime required Reason for / description of work: Applying required updates to core infrastructure. Date and time: The downtime is scheduled to be no more than 30 mins from 12:00 – 12:30 on Tuesday 20th March. Impact: During the stated date and times, access to the following URLS will […]

Be Internet Legends

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Be Internet Legends is an exciting new Digital Citizenship and Safety programme launched today by Google.  It builds on the fantastic Course found in the Google for Education Training Center. To make the most of the internet, children need to make smart decisions.  The new Be Internet Legends programme from Google empowers younger children to use the […]