GDK would be delighted to advise you in relation to the new ICT grant for Irish SchoolsRead More
There are thousands of education apps in the Windows marketplace, from early learning games to study aids and even apps that will help you manage the classroom, with more available every day.Read More
An Event Hosted By: St Vincent's Castleknock College, Dublin on 19th Jan 2015
GDK, Microsoft and Wriggle organised a most memorable event in Castle knock college on 18 Jan 2015
where over 98 teachers and advisors from various schools throughout Ireland.
"Teaching with Technology" was the theme and the following was demonstrated and discussed:
- Office 365 – The Building Blocks
- How Office 365 is used in the classroom by students in Claregalway College
- Insight into the Microsoft Surface Suite presented by a Maths Teacher fom St. Joseph’s Rockfordbridge
- How Schoology is used in schools
- Demonstrations of IT networks, Security, Wireless systems
If your school would like to host a similar event, please contact us and we will discuss with you.
An event like this will give exposure to your school and show present and future parents that your school is providing their children with the latest IT Technology to help with their education and enhance their career prospects.
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The Withdrawal of support for the Windows XP operating system, has impacted significantly on Irish schools. Many Irish Primary and Secondary schools have PCs in classrooms, computer rooms and offices with XP on them. The cost of upgrading operating systems and replacing hardware is a very big burden for already strained schools’ budgets.Read More
We are delighted to invite you to our annual Microsoft Ireland Educators Summit taking place on Thursday March 20th.
Come and join us to this FREE event and find out more about:
- Windows 8 Devices such as the Surface RT
- Apps Available for all classroom tablets
- The full range of e-books now available from Ireland’s publishers
- The optimum Wireless Solutions available to Irish Schools
- Microsoft Office 365 and how it can impact on IT in your school
- Microsoft volume licensing OVS-ES :- the cheapest way
Microsoft Ireland has announced a €170m expansion of Dublin data centre with the creation of 320 construction jobs with an additional 20 people will join the existing team of 80 employees at the Dublin data centre for Europe, the Middle East and Africa when the build is completed next year.
Microsoft has also announced the creation of 95 new jobs. The jobs include 30 new software development roles at its Irish based operations in Dublin. Furthermore, 35 new graduate positions will be created across all parts of its business.
That's great news for Ireland, for business, for jobs, for students and proves how important that Ireland is to the tech giant. But Microsoft are providing Office 365 to every student at no extra cost when you purchase Office for your staff....Read More