Considered the most prestigious accolade in the industry, the Bett Awards are a celebration of the inspiring creativity and innovation that can be found throughout technology for education. The awards form an integral part of Bett each year, the world's leading showcase of education technology solutions.
Developed in Scotland, installed worldwide. Marcus Fields and Robbie Beattie launched School Cloud Systems when they were aged just 16. Today, they're selling their services across the globe. BQ caught up with them to find out how they made it happen.
Finalist for the Education and Training Award. For the past eight years, the awards have rewarded organisations and agencies who have successfully developed their business and client base through the use of digital technology.
ScotlandIS is the trade body for the digital technologies industry. These awards showcase excellence within the digital technologies industry, rewarding the innovation, expertise and ambition of businesses, large and small, and the people who drive them.
School Cloud Systems and their meeting scheduling software are an international hit.
Two young businessmen who devised software they say takes the hassle out of organising parents' nights at schools begin in the huge US market.
In this week's SME Focus we hear from a young businessman who cut his teeth as an entrepreneur while still at school.
The winners of the 2014 Lloyds Bank Enterprise Awards, revealed at last week’s Grand Final, scoop up cash prizes and valuable mentoring.
The heat winners in the Bank of Scotland Enterprise Awards have been announced – which celebrate and recognise the best student and graduate entrepreneurial talent.
The Bett Awards are considered to be the most prestigious in the education sector, and are committed to celebrating a distinctive and diverse digital education resources market that meets the needs of the education system.
Attendance at Parents Evenings can be infrequent or irregular. To help streamline this important face-to-face contact time, Room Booking System has developed its online Parents
Evening System to help enable school leaders to improve parental engagement at parents' evenings.
Room Booking System will showcase the updated version of its resource booking software, which now integrates with Capita SIMS for automatic synchronisation of timetable data.
With heads, teachers and support staff under ever-increasing pressure, any assistance in the day-to-day running of the school is welcome. Stuart Hawkins, IT Administrator at Felixstowe Academy in Suffolk, reveals how software from Room Booking System is helping with timetabling, resource management, and the general administrative burden there.
The youngest entrepreneurs at this year's show have to be Marcus Fields and Robbie Beattie from Room Booking System. The 18-year-olds have developed an online room and resource reservation system designed specifically for schools.