www.scottishlearningfestival.org.uk21The Scottish Learning Festival 2010 Show GuideEXHIBITOR PROFILESAbernethy has nearly 40 years experience in the provision of residential outdoor activity holidays for Primary and Secondary School pupils. Our 4 Centres across Scotland are in fantastic locations and offer superb facilities. Safety and a high standard of instruction go hand in hand with a caring in-house team to make your school residential trip as relaxed and enjoyable as possible. Abernethy is committed to the Curriculum for Excellence and strives to make the absolute most of learning outside the classroom with a wide choice of activities and team building exercises, DofE expeditions and DofE residentials.ABERNETHY TRUST L42Abernethy, Ardgour, Fort William, Inverness-Shire PH33 7AD, UKTel: 01967 411222Fax: 01967 411250Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb: www.abernethy.org.ukAberdeenshire is one of Scotland's largest local authorities, in an area that covers about one eighth of mainland Scotland. From mountains to sea it is an area rich in natural beauty. Our aim is to enhance the quality of life for those who live or work in the area and those who visit us by providing first class services. With over 400 facilities including schools, recreation centres, community centres, libraries, museums and other cultural venues, our Education Learning & Leisure Service plays a vital part in making Aberdeenshire a great place for learning and leisure. ABERDEENSHIRE COUNCILLA14Education Learning & Leisure, Woodhill House, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, Scotland AB16 5GB, UKTel: 01224 664366Fax: 01224 664615Web: www.aberdeenshire.gov.ukAberdeen City Council, through its Education, Culture and Sport Service, focuses on delivering lifelong learning to children, young people and adults in Aberdeen. Our stand this year includes a showcase of good practice from some of our schools and learning establishments, and there will be opportunities to speak to representatives from the local authority throughout the festival. Look out too for a number of seminars featuring staff and pupils from Aberdeen City schools, including the mysterious Professor Wunder's Cabinet, insights into the use of Solution Oriented Approaches, advice and discussion on interdisciplinary studies, and approaches to teaching numeracy.ABERDEEN CITY COUNCILLA16St Nicholas House, Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1AR, UKTel: 08456 080910Web: www.aberdeencity.gov.ukA1 Technologies are leading the world in cutting edge, low cost 3D technologies, enabling every pupil and indeed every individual to experience the benefits of 3D designing / making virtual and solid models. The products: . Chameleon, a 3D hapticated design package . David, a 3D laser scanner . RapMan and BfB3000, 3D printers . Cool Tool, machining kits. The lowest cost in the world, they enable a full 3D studio to be set up for under £2000. Ideal for D&T and for Art & Design, they bring excitement, high marks, quality models and state-of-the-art equipment to every school.A1 TECHNOLOGIES LTDF1012 Woodland Gardens, London, UK N10 3UA, UKTel: 07803 134572Email: email@example.comWeb: www.a1-tech.co.ukA&C Black are delighted to be returning to the Scottish Learning Festival with our broad range of top quality resources. Come and see all our latest titles including the ground-breaking Art Express series which, amongst many outstanding features, has virtual galleries for children's artwork! Andrew Brodie's new series for Maths Assessment accompanies his hugely popular Mental Maths titles. See also his Improving Comprehension and Improving Writing plus 10 Minute Spelling Tests. For Early Years don't miss our invaluable Featherstone acquisition including Little Books and books for professionals. Singing Express is the newest truly exciting addition to our music list. A&C BLACK & FEATHERSTONE EDUCATIONB1736 Soho Square, London, W1D 3QY, UKTel: 020 77580 228Fax: 020 77580 222Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb: www.acblack.comMathletics is the next generation in learning, helping over 3,000,000 children enjoy maths and improve their results. There are thousands of online activities, covering the full K-12 National Curriculum. Mathletics adds a competitive dimension to learning, allowing students to play live mental arithmetic games against other students from around the world. Performance data for each student and class is recorded and stored in an online markbook, allowing teachers to personalise learning for every student. Data flows seamlessly between school and home, providing detailed feedback. Accessible 24/7, Mathletics successfully motivates young people to want to do more maths. 3P LEARNING LTDK351 John Street, City Centre, Bristol, BS1 2HR, UKTel: 0117 370 1990Web: www.3plearning.comExhibitor ProfilesFull details of all the exhibitors, and of their products and services.2SIMPLE SOFTWARE LTDL45Enterprise House, 2 The Crest, Hendon, London, NW4 2HN, UKTel: 020 8203 1781Fax: 020 8202 6370Email: email@example.com Web: www.2simple.com2Simple have been making creative educational software for primary schools for over a decade and supply to 75% of UK primary schools. There are 35 programs in the 2Simple range all designed to be simple enough for anyone to use but powerful enough to meet the needs of all users. Visit 2Simple on stand L45 for demonstrations and free trials of 2Simple's latest programs including 2Do It Yourself for teachers and children to create games, activities and interactive resources. You will also get to see the new creative online space from 2Simple, www.purplemash.com, with special offers for Scottish schools!
EXHIBITOR PROFILES22www.scottishlearningfestival.org.ukThe Scottish Learning Festival 2010 Show GuideAngus Council is a rural authority with 8 secondary schools and 55 primary schools. The Education Development Service will showcase the range of support strategies developed with schools to enable them to successfully take forward Curriculum for Excellence. This will include developments in co-operative learning, planning for learning, GLOW, interdisciplinary working, skills development and cross cutting themes.ANGUS COUNCIL EDUCATIONLA24Ravenswood, New Road, Forfar, DD8 2ZW, UKTel: 01307 473613Email: Torzt@angus.gov.ukWeb: www.angus.gov.ukAmnesty International is a global human rights movement that campaigns for the rights of people around the world. They produce a range of human rights education resources for all ages, designed to complement the Curriculum for Excellence. These resources enable teachers and pupils to develop knowledge and understanding about human rights issues; attitudes and behaviour respectful of the rights of others, and skills to uphold and protect human rights.AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL SCOTLANDEY21Rosebury House, 9 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, Scotland EH12 5EZ, UKTel: 0844 800 9088Fax: 0131 313 7000Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb: www.amnesty.org.ukAmbic are a personal and friendly company with 27 years worth of experience designing and manufacturing furniture for schools. We have your interest at the heart of our business, as our furniture is designed around the needs of the child instead of being constrained by economies of manufacture and mass production. Ambic is built on two-way relationships. We are good listeners and assimilate your needs before delivering quality furniture solutions that will provide you with years of trouble-free service and exceed your original expectations. We look forward to meeting with you on stand K42. T: 0191 389 1888 www.ambic.ltd.ukAMBIC LTDK42Stella Gill Industrial Estate, Pelton Fell, Chester-Le-Street, Durham, DH2 2RN, UKTel: 0191 389 1888Fax: 0191 389 1999Email: email@example.comWeb: www.ambic.ltd.ukThe Alliance of Sector Skills Councils in Scotland is tasked with representing, promoting and supporting the work of the Sector Skills Councils (SSCs) in Scotland. Together, SSCs articulate the voice of the employers of 90% of the UK's workforce on skills issues and they are key partners in the delivery of a world class skills base for Scotland. ALLIANCE OF SECTOR SKILLS COUNCILSJ6328 Castle Street, Edinburgh, EH2 3HT, UKTel: 0131 226 7726Fax: 0131 220 6431Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgWeb: www.sscalliance.orgAHDS is a trade union which has been supporting school leaders since 1975. We are now the union for Principal Teachers, Deputies and Headteachers from Scotland's primary, nursery and ASN schools. We offer support, advice, representation, training, conferences and offers dedicated to promoted post holders. Why not visit our stand to learn more or to join today? AHDSF50Po Box 18532, Inverurie, Scotland AB51 0WS, UKTel: 0845 260 7560Web: www.ahds.org.ukSustrans and Cycling Scotland work on a range of advisory and practical projects to help make the school journey for children more active, healthy and sustainable. We encourage walking and cycling as the active alternatives to travelling to school by car and support school communities wishing to develop school travel plans. Both organisations have an information service which includes cycling advice, school travel plan resources and ideas on how to get children more active on the journey to and from school. Cycling Scotland run the Cycle Friendly School Award. To find out more please visit www.saferoutestoschool.org.uk or www.cyclingscotland.orgActive Travel to ScholHW1420 Union Street, Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 3LR, UKTel: 0131 539 8128Web: www.sustrans.org.ukActionAid is a unique partnership of people fighting for a world without poverty. Visit us to discover award-winning resources for learners aged from 5 to 19 relevant to the National Curriculum. Explore our resources for peoples' stories, images and film to make learning come alive and serious issues real and compelling. Book an ActionAid teacher for assemblies and workshops to inspire and explore what links our own lives to people and places all over the world.ACTIONAIDJ70Hamlyn House, Macdonald Road, London, N19 5PG, UKTel: 020 7561 7580Fax: 020 7561 7640Web: www.actionaid.org.ukAcademia? Why the excellent reputation? We supply software and licensing, hardware and training solutions to UK academic institutions and charitable organisations. These sectors have different requirements. We therefore have dedicated account managers that specialise in each. Add in our competitive pricing and the in-depth knowledge of our experienced, qualified staff, and you've got a one stop shop for schools, universities, colleges and charities in search of leading products and the very best service. Academia have just invested in a new website, which will facilitate e-procurement and will enable customers to generate and manage their own quotes/orders. Visit www.academia.co.uk to register.ACADEMIA LTDC328 Kinetic Crescent, Innova Park, Enfield, EN3 7XH, UKTel: 08456 120 118Fax: 08456 120 119Email: email@example.comWeb: www.academia.co.uk