“It is important that the technology serves a need and could equip students for the future”, said Barbara Lodge, Head of IT at Cranford Community College.
For this reason, the IT staff and the Senior Leadership Team decided to get an added value service from their hardware supplier: following a dedicated meeting with Acer UK, Cranford College installed 720 Acer XC-705 desktops and KA240 monitors into classrooms, IT Suites and the new Innovation Centre.
In addition to their sleek and stylish design, Acer desktops offer to the students:
Discover how Cranford Community College decided to stand out as a leading school for IT equipment by reading the white paper linked below:
Today Back to School looks a lot different than it used to: the majority of children in schools are digital natives and are as accustomed to a tablet as they are to a pen. Schools need to make sure that the infrastructure is in place for the inevitable mixture of devices and technologies – such as cloud technology – that will be making their way into the classroom.more
The future will be plenty of phygital spaces, where physical and digital won’t be told apart. The classroom is probably one of the first environments where this synergy will come true, and it will impact on every aspect of the learning experience: on teachers, students and learning methods.more