Serif in Education

3D printing in schools

There have been whisperings of the term 3D printing in the news and computing world for years, but you may have only seen a handful of products or prototypes in the flesh that have been made by a 3D printer.  For technology that was said to be so revolutionary, this …

A New Year, a new curriculum mapping guide from Serif

We’re passionate about two things: creativity and supporting UK schools. As Christmas is often a time where we have the chance to pause, reflect and plan for the future, we thought that our very last blog before the New Year provided the perfect opportunity to mention our brand new Computing …

Digital and physical play – Combining the two for effective learning and development

An article published in November, by Stuart Dredge in the Guardian, explored whether digital and physical play have to be mutually exclusive concepts for children (see the full article here: www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/nov/19/night-zookeeper-zoo-kids-create-play). The article was talking about an online/offline concept in a new site, Night Zookeeper, in which children could, …

Twitter as a CPD tool

We have a popular Twitter account whereby we communicate with teachers (and others who might be interested in us) about new ideas, creativity, and just general Serif Education stuff.

This week, we thought we’d include a round-up of our most useful tweets, for those of you who might not follow Twitter. …

From design through to development – making ideas a reality!

Through the course of people’s everyday working life and their careers, there are hundreds of decisions that have to be made and hundreds of obstacles that have to be overcome in their job role. If you take the time to watch the videos from the National Theatre about their set …

The Year of Code – and don’t forget creativity!

I read this recent BBC News article with interest. In it, Journalist Rory Cellan-Jones examines the ‘Year of Code’ and talks to both supporters and critics of it http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26150717.

You might have already seen the Newsnight clip of Lottie Dexter, spokeswoman for the campaign, who admitted she herself doesn’t …

How Serif is supporting schools and teachers to fulfil the curriculum

Calling all teachers! Do excuse us if we’re telling you what you already know, but we felt that this week, we’d like to discuss how education companies can play an important role in helping you, as a teacher, fulfil your role in the best possible way.

The reality and challenges …

Page 2 of 8«12345»...Last »