Inspire Training

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With schools seemingly moving towards closure, Gluu’s efforts are focused on ensuring our home-learning package is ready for use imminently. Our comprehensive learning document will be available soon accompanied by instructional videos for the use of Microsoft Teams. Staff at Eaton and Tarvin Primary Schools are trialling this method of learning and are pleased with… Read More »

Microsoft Teams Instructional Video

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https://www.gluu.tech/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Microsoft-Teams-Instruction-Vid-3.mp4 For this week’s #GluuBlog, I thought I’d share something a little different.   As mentioned last week, like most schools Eaton and Tarvin Primary Schools are putting contingency plans in place if schools are forced to close due to the #COVid19 outbreak. Both schools are in a fortunate situation to be able to provide… Read More »

Covid19 Sustainability Plan – Microsoft Teams

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Coronavirus. It seems to be the main thing everyone is discussing with #covid19uk trending across Twitter. Although we cannot predict what is going to happen over the coming months, at Gluu, we can create a sustainability plan for ensuring children’s education continues amid the outbreak. With this is in mind, Gluu is ensuring Microsoft Teams… Read More »

Lighter Nights

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The second of the Spring half term is always a productive time of year in a school; the nights are growing lighter and the weather improving. Children are that little bit older and are beginning to look forward to moving up a year, knowing they are more than half way through the current academic year.… Read More »

Half Term Plans

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The last week of this half term is upon us and Gluu are making plans for the break whilst children are not in school. Firstly, at Eaton Primary School, an iPad and laptop audit will be completed to ensure the hardware is being deployed efficiently. The school is looking at the use of technology in… Read More »

Product Design

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Over the last week, I have been teaching Year 6. This has presented me with the opportunity to use Gluu’s solutions with the oldest children at Eaton Primary School. Our focus topic for this time has been the Mayan Dynasty. With this in mind, children have been using Inspire Education’s (@InspirePrimary) ‘Chocolate Jungle’ scene to… Read More »

Tarvin Time

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Attending BETT 2020 last week at the London Excel centre was a fantastic opportunity for Gluu to keep to date with the newest innovations in the EdTech world. After catching up with a few of our colleagues, notably the amazing folks @Britannica_UK, I attended a meeting introducing the @MicrosoftEDU Global Training Partner initiative. Introduced by… Read More »

A major Milestone!

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Today is a milestone for Gluu as we launch our first Gluu Solution with Britannica Digital Learning. This is a pioneering example of an international publisher partnering with a UK MAT to create high quality learning resources mapped to the new Inspection Framework. Our aim is to improve outcomes for GCSE Humanities pupils by better… Read More »

BETT 2020

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With the #EatonProject ticking along nicely, Gluu is turning its attention to Tarvin Primary School. Using the successful model developed at Eaton Primary School, we are bringing communicative and collaborative learning to the larger school setting of Tarvin through the use of Education Technology (EdTech).   Also this week, I am excited to be attending… Read More »

Class Sites + Inspire Days

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With the Spring Term in full swing, children across Key Stage 2 are beginning to make use of their class sites on a regular basis. In order to save paper and workload, teachers are beginning to use their class sites to upload lesson documentation for the children to use. Using their HP laptops they are… Read More »