Tag: google

DfE Funding set to end in Q1 2021

Last Summer the Department for Education announced that it had created a coalition of Cloud Service Providers to deliver technical support to schools during the pandemic. Since then Haptic Networks have been working with a long list of education customers, helping them obtain the funding available and delivering crucial services to help enable cloud learning. […]

February 1, 2021 Blog News

Google Voice Partners

Our long standing partnership with Google enters it’s next phase Calls, anyone remember them? Long before 2020 saw us all taking part in more video calls (not us, we’ve been raving about how awesome Hangouts are for years!) everyone relied on the good old fashioned phone call. The main issue with call packages, platforms and […]

September 10, 2020 News

How DfE funding is helping schools

Since the Department for Education began authorising funding for schools to enable cloud learning, we’ve been asked what the funding can help with. Here’s more on why schools should embrace a Google Learning environment and utilise the DFE funding pool. Teach Remotely using Google Meet Video calls within Google Classroom with pupils, keeping the teacher […]

June 16, 2020 News

Haptic Networks joins DfE coalition of Cloud Partners

Thousands of schools to receive technical support to start using Google and Microsoft’s education platforms We are proud to announce that Haptic Networks have been named amongst a small number of Cloud Service Providers to join a coalition forged between Google and Microsoft to support the Department for Education. We’re offering expert technical support to […]

April 26, 2020 News

Haptic Networks Google Learning Festivals are “much better than school”

by Darrell Raynard, Cloud Services Specialist If you don’t know what a Google Learning Festival is, it’s an education programme created to help end-users understand the power of Chromebooks in the classrooms and see the impact on the real users of the technology – the learners. After seeing teachers and leadership staff coming to other […]

November 21, 2019 News

Google Classroom now available to all users

Anyone that has seen Google Classroom in effect will attest to it’s ability to help teachers and students alike. Google Classroom makes it easy for teaching staff to create class content, hand out assignments and tasks, develop quizzes and generally aid communication with students. Up until today this has only been available as part of […]

November 29, 2018 Blog News

Neverware Switch on Service

Neverware’s CloudReady solution enables legacy devices to run on Chrome O/S. For establishments with limited budget, or a large amount of older devices that require a faster, smoother user experience. CloudReady is an incredibly cost effective method of squeezing extra life and performance from your entire fleet of mobile devices. You can read more about […]

May 30, 2018 News

New G Suite Services

  G Suite is a monster. Currently taking the world by storm, utilising lower cost hardware (in the form of Chromebooks and Chromeboxes) G Suite is improving productivity, reducing repetitive workloads and improving student outcomes at hundreds of thousands of learning establishments. Our journey with all things G Suite began way back in 2015, since […]

May 21, 2018 Blog News

Be Internet Legends – Free internet safety resource

Google’s Be Internet Legends curriculum is a free internet safety educational resource for pupils aged 7-11. Created by Google and Parent Zone, it includes PSHE accredited lesson plans and activities delivering internet safety messages. With an interactive game to reinforce learning, the Be Internet Legends programme provides a complete internet safety resource for your school. […]

April 20, 2018 Blog News