Education

IT Concepts for the School District of Harz
Thursday, Dec 19, 2019

IT Concepts for the School District of Harz

The district of Harz as a school authority recognized early, that a school has different needs to the public administration. Therefore the school IT is separated from the IT structure of the administrative district. Their structures enable them to remain flexible and to respond to the individual needs of the schools. A special school needs other applications and end devices than a grammar school. Nevertheless, both systems must be manageable and functional.

Digital Collaboration with Kopano in Paderborn Schools
Friday, May 31, 2019

Digital Collaboration with Kopano in Paderborn Schools

The city of Paderborn, Germany is special. Not only because of its beautiful Romanesque Cathedral, but because of its school system. Why? Nearly 20 years ago, local political decision-makers decided to take an important step towards digital collaboration. In 2000, they started “Lernstatt Paderborn”, a pioneer project that digitally links all schools in Paderborn, from elementary to high-school level.

The long school holidays are here - are you stressed about backups?
Thursday, Dec 6, 2018

The long school holidays are here - are you stressed about backups?

Schools now run on technology. For some this is unwelcome and disturbing, for others it’s inevitable and an enabling force. But all agree that technology has become central to the learning process, largely replacing pen and paper for students, teachers and administrators.  So are you able to relax knowing that all your school’s crucial data is safely backed up offsite? Certainly some of your data is now “in the cloud”, but for many schools some critical data remains …

Apple School Manager Connector for Univention
Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018

Apple School Manager Connector for Univention

iPads in schools The digitisation in schools that are equipped with UCS@school continues to progress rapidly. Many school authorities and federal states are providing schools with mobile terminals for use in the classroom. Apple’s iPads in particular are in demand. The devices are robust, easy to use and affordable. They are also equipped with a large number of special apps for digital education.

10 Ways to Involve Hard To Reach Parents
Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016

10 Ways to Involve Hard To Reach Parents

Webanywhere helps schools with hard to reach parents.

Closing the Gender Gap in Literacy
Friday, Aug 19, 2016

Closing the Gender Gap in Literacy

This article from Webanywhere explores the problem that girls are significantly outperforming boys in literacy from an early age.

What is... the Webanywhere Learn App?
Thursday, Jun 30, 2016

What is... the Webanywhere Learn App?

Learn is one of the educational apps provided by Webanywhere. A VLE for schools where teaching and learning content can be added to create an interactive experience for students.

Case study: University moves off Backup Exec
Thursday, Dec 3, 2015

Case study: University moves off Backup Exec

The University Mozarteum moved from Backup Exec to SEP sesam and has provided a detailed video reference about the experience.

How is School Jotter different?
Thursday, Dec 3, 2015

How is School Jotter different?

Not heard of School Jotter? Then it’s time you checked out this modular school web site platform that includes e-Learning apps. So what makes School Jotter different?

Australian research finds Facebook used to radicalise teens
Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015

Australian research finds Facebook used to radicalise teens

Dr Robyn Torok is an expert in on-line radicalisation at Edith Cowan University in Perth. Recently she presented a research paper showing how social media such as Facebook is being used to radicalise teens.