page 1
page 2
page 3
page 4
page 5
page 6
page 7
page 8
page 9
page 10
page 11
page 12
page 13
page 14
page 15
page 16
page 17
page 18
page 19
page 20
page 21
page 22
page 23
page 24
page 25
page 26
page 27
page 28
page 29
page 30
page 31
page 32

BETT LEADERS SPONSORED BYBETT LEADERS 23OPINION Aligning ICT investment withimproved learning outcomes: What leaders need to know It is almost received wisdom that the use of ICT will transform teaching and learning and that the only limiting factor is cost. Some believe that by spending our increasingly tightened budgets on innovative products our classrooms will be enhanced to such a degree that learning outcome levels will increase beyond recognition(or a least the targets we have published with Governors and expected by RaiseOnline).There is a considerable evidence base that this is indeed possible. However, educational research repeatedly throws up fi ndings that suggest the impact of ICT on teaching and learning can be 'patchy' at best and unproven at worst, irrespective of the capital expenditure. This appears largely due to schools being unclear or vague about what they expect the ICT investment to do. Successful use of ICT does not have a correlation with the amount spent; it's not how much you spend, but how and why you spend it. Certainly key constraints for teachers are availability and reliability (and one could argue that both these are costly), however the most signifi cant factors in achieving success in the teaching and learning environment with ICT are strategic leadership and staff professional development. No surprises there, as is largely the case in every other quest for school improvement. Schools need to understand where the use of ICT fi ts into their own school improvement process. All stakeholders need to be aware of these expectations, CDP (and possibly performance management) needs to be structured and planned. Only then should these programmes be resourced at the appropriate level.David Haw, Deputy Headteacher, Oxclose Community School

BETT LEADERS SPONSORED BY24 BETT LEADERSEXHIBITORS10 Lane Learning SW22Simple Software Ltd F592Simple Software Ltd F643P Learning Ltd - Mathletics P273P Learning Ltd - Reading Eggs C66A C Leigh L45A1 Technologies Ltd M60AB Consulting G101Abbyy UK Ltd SW16Ablenet SN82Academia Ltd K9Acer uk Ltd B100Adult Dyslexia Training SN57Aha i&c Co., Ltd T50AAkhter Computers Plc M19Albion Computers - KRCS and Western K60Aldebaran Robotics J70Alfi esoft A26Allied Telesis International Ltd T50Altay Scientifi c S.p.a W29Altman Technologies P69AMX UK B59AQA G65Archimedes T27Artech Academy H3Ascl J55Asist Ă–gretim Kurumlari A.S H36Assistive Solutions SN13Assistiveware B.v. SN19Asus Technology Pte. Ltd K29AT Computers, MCC & Toucan K16Atlantic Europe Publishing N48Atomwide K46Aurora Computer Services Ltd W61Autology World Ltd P4Avantis Systems Ltd P2Aver Information Europe B.v. D65Axlesoft IN-1AzteQ Solutions Ltd B75B Squared E80B&s Media Co., Ltd S71Balazs-diak Kft M20Bamboo Innovations Ltd S25BCS S14BEETEG A79Beijing Irtouch Systems co Ltd M45Bentham Ltd H15BIBIS IT SOLUTIONS LTD T32Bi-Bright K40Big Green Book W60Biostore H20Bits From Bytes B83Bloxx Ltd A30Blue Duck Education Ltd H56Boxford A50Braahmam Net Solutions PVT Ltd H60Brackenbury Electronics R84Brainpop UK B60Bretford Manufacturing Ltd E89British Dyslexia Association SN03Bromcom Computers Plc E20Brother UK Ltd F130BT J6Cabrilog Sas SW45Camara de Comercio de Bucaramanga SW20Cambridge Assessment A10Cambridge University Press E110Canford Audio R78Caped Koala Studios T16Capita Business Services Ltd H5Cappelen Damm SW44Cartridge Stock Room J49Casio Electronic Products E40CEM, University of Brighton SW42Chambre de Commerce et D'industrie de Paris B90Charanga Limited N22Chashioglu Group Companies L69Chieru Co Ltd L1Cia Training Ltd SW14Civica UK Ltd K54CJM Software V43Clarity in Sound Light and Vision Ltd Q58Claro Software SN36Claro Software SN64ClickView Ltd C70Cloudware Ltd SW11Clyde Broadcast Products P31Cohesive/aerohive Networks G124Cologne Gaoke Import & Export Europe GmbH K59Computers4africa W53Concept4 N10Condor Offi ce Solutions Ltd L56Connected Education N54Connevans N20Constellations F60Coomber Electronics R12Copy Logic K62Core Education and Consulting Solutions (uk) Ltd H9Cospa & Agilmic, S.l J56Contact Group A31Creating Careers SW4Creaza J45Crestron Uk J15Crick Software Ltd F40Critical Links Sa E130Cse Education Systems R48Cyberoam (a Division of Elitecore Tech. Ltd.) G125D & e Offi ce Solutions Ltd W36Data Harvest Group Ltd Q40Dataspire Solutions Ltd B51Daydream Education L55Dell Corporation Limited B20Designmate (india) Pvt. Ltd F46Designsoft P61Die Keure A74Different Class SW1DIS Co Ltd S55D-Link (Europe) Ltd F70Dolphin Computer Access Ltd SN24Dramaforum Oy Ltd G118Dymo / Mimio C76Dynavox Mayer-Johnson J25E Pens Limited N8e4education F26E-animations Corp SW38Early Vision T46Easy VLE H2Econocom Plc A76Editions Belin IN-14Editorial Oceano, S.L M10Editure G121Education Business Magazine & Awards H70Education City E50Educational Research Centre G86Educomp Solutions Ltd. E140EduTech Srl SN47Edware SW35Egan Visual & Teamboard Inc. H30Einstruction S36E-learning Foundation M40Elearningforce UK Ltd T20Elmo Company, Limited H19E-marketing S.a U40Encyclopaedia Britannica (uk) Ltd J5Epace V15Epict Uk B35ePraise IN-8EPSON Europe BV L40Equanet J20Equiinet Ltd E85Ergo Computing Uk H29ERGOTRON EUROPE R18eSchools M49Eset UK E120Espresso Education C30ESRI (UK) Ltd B80European Commission G110European Electronique D80Eurosource IN-15Eurotalk Limited R50Every1Speaks SW12EXA Networks Ltd R20Excell 3 SW37Express Data Ltd T54Eye2eye Software Ltd SW40Famic Technologies Inc N49Faronics E99Feedback Instruments Ltd N56Festo Didactic GmBH.co.kg P37Firefl y Solutions T25First News A96Focus Educational Software SW63Folio Dual Purpose Computer Desks A100Forwardfor S35Fourier Systems Ltd F116Freeperiod R68Frogtrade Ltd M50Frolunda Data Ab SN59Fuzhou Returnstar Technology Co.ltd J18gcsepod U29Genee World E26GIP ENA F102Gladstone Education S10Globalnet Education Consultants Sdn.Bhd SW43Globisens Q26GO 4 Schools SW22Google UK Limited E70Gordon Morris Ltd SN55Groupcall Limited E46Guangzhou Shirui Electronics Lld. Co H12Guroo Ltd J11Gyldendal Education SW41Hanshin International Ltd F105Hardware Associates Limited J69Herff Jones Education Division F121Hewlett Packard J40Hibernia College UK L20Hills Components Ltd (Est 1973) W62Himgiri Global Institute W57Hitachi Solutions Europe Ltd G30Hodder Education D67Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies Pte. Ltd. P7Hue Animation M59Humanware Europe Ltd SN58i Digital Galaxy Ltd. U27Iansyst Ltd SN05ICT Direct T1I-desk Solutions Ltd D90Idxtra Ltd V47I-education Ltd Q22IML Technology K56Impero Solutons Ltd G63Incerts W20Info Technology Supply Ltd E30InfoMentor M17Integrex SN72Interactive Fitness Solutions N55Inventry T30Investec Education K70Isams Independent Ltd J10Iscommunications co Ltd V30Isis Software SW3IST International Software Technolgy AB T29Isuz Ltd (Schoolcomms) A20Itec Ltd R100It's Learning D50ITWorx A95Jabbla SN01Jaguar Cars Maths in Motion Challenge for Schools T9Jellyjames Publishing G91Jem Education Direct N46Joskos Solutions B65Just2easy Limited N65Keep I.t. Easy P49Ken-a-vision International Gmbh R70Ketab Technologies Ltd G60Key Tools Ltd SN60Keynotes Education V63Kids N' Tweens SW59Kite Learning F26Klick Computing SW48Korea Digital Co.ltd S90Kudlian Software R10Kvant Ltd N30Labtech International Ltd L5Lakers School R74Lancaster University Network Services Limited P26Languagenut ltd H502012 Exhibitor ListRegister for free entry to the show at www.bettshow.com/register.Enter the priority code LEADER?