Embedding iPad in education

...because learning is too important to leave to chance

Join us with award-winning educator, Mark Anderson

Investing in CPD for teachers is a sure-fire way of making a good impact on learning with the technology purchases you make. Join Mark Anderson @ICTEvangelist, the award-winning education technology specialist and Apple Distinguished Educator at Layton Primary School for a day of learning with iPad.

You will leave with ideas you can use the next day that will have an impact in your school and ways in which you will be able to develop your confidence and knowledge in using technology. This hands on course will not only make your life easier as a teacher but improve learning in your classroom.


0845 - Registration

0900 - Welcome

0910 - iPad to support learning

1050 - Break

1110 - How to support AfL with iPad

1210 - Engaging the disengaged

1250 - Lunch

1330 - iPad for creativity and higher order thinking

1530 - Close

Suitable for?

Are you a teacher in the classroom where you or your pupils / students have iPads? Then this one day event is for you.

One of the big problems teachers face in embedding new technology in the classroom is confidence in using the technology. Have no fear; Mark's approach to using technology in the classroom of low effort, high impact will leave you keen to get back in the classroom to try out the different ways you can enhance learning with technology.

Suitable for primary and secondary teachers, you'll come away inspired with fresh ideas and new apps you'll be able to put into practice the very next day.

Embedding iPad in education

Wednesday, June 22nd, 9am-3:30pm

Meyler Avenue

This event will see Mark Anderson sharing practical ideas and tools to make great use of your iPads to enhance learning and raise standards in your classroom.

Mark’s approach combines the best of teaching and learning practices coupled with the use of technology in the classroom. Mark is an ADE (Apple Distinguished Educator), GCI (Google Certified Innovator) and MCE (Microsoft Certified Educator).

Mark is also an influential award-winning blogger, author and speaker. Recently recognised in this research as the most influential person in edtech in Europe and then here as the second most influential blogger in the UK. His blog also won the Education Blog of the Year 2015 in the UK Blog Awards 2015 and second in the Education section of the Vuelio Blog Awards 2015.

Championing the importance of a pedagogy first approach to using technology in the classroom, Mark’s book, ‘Perfect ICT Every Lesson’ has topped the Amazon education book chart four times. Mark is also an Independent Thinking Associate and significantly contributed to many more best-selling education publications.

With 20 years classroom experience including that as a teacher, middle leader, lead teacher, assistant headteacher and responsible for some of the UK’s most renowned edtech deployments, Mark is a passionate advocate for developing the modern educator’s toolkit.

Mark has a proven track record of leading outstanding teaching and learning linked to innovative and deliberate use of technology. He also writes regularly for the TES on topics around leadership and technology.

Now an independent speaker and education consultant; Mark is very much in-demand as a speaker with the know-how and expertise to develop teaching and learning in modern ways to impact on schools across all phases.

Recent feedback

"Brilliant, jam packed day giving a variety of information on apps, how to train staff, personal preferences and general technology tips."

"Your keynote and workshops were entertaining and inspirational, and valued enormously. The keynote was fantastic, and really started our day off with a buzz."

"Thanks for such an amazing day at our conference. You inspired teachers with different levels of confidence and expertise."

Want to join us?

Book now

Please email us here to book your place on this course or call Layton Primary School on 01253 392179.

Lunch will be provided. Please let us know when you book if you have any special requirements.

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