Sophia Atherton is a Year 6 teacher and ICT Coordinator at Bonner Primary School in Bethnal Green, London. The school started using pi-top in February 2017 as part of their unique Enrichment programme.
As a piece of publicity, you’ve got to admire it. Sell a painting for £1m and as the auctioneer’s gavel hits the mahogany woodwork of Sotheby’s, half shred it before the world’s media.
Back in 2009, technologist Suw Charman-Anderson realised that women were underrepresented on stage at tech events. This problem, she thought, wasn’t caused by a lack of women in tech, but their visibility.
At pi-top, we believe that learning occurs best when learners work on projects that matter to them, collaborate with their peers, and take their creative skills beyond the screen. For this reason, we have decided to put together a list of some cool projects to showcase what our amazing community has been up to, and […]
One of our favourite podcasts, the Edtech Podcast, is launching a one-day festival on Saturday, September 22nd in London and the pi-topTEAM will be there too! Like the podcast itself, The Edtech Podcast Festival’s mission is to improve the dialogue between “ed” and “tech” for better innovation and impact. To do so, the festival aims […]
Article by Darryl Samuel I’m currently studying for a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) in computer science at King’s College London. I also volunteer at my son’s primary school – St James the Great Primary school in Croydon UK
Sam Page is the Head of Computer Science at Westminster School (London, UK)
Written by Kevin Chung, IT & Technical Services Manager at House Schools Group (London, UK) House Schools Group joined the pi-top community when each school purchased a dozen pi-tops for its pupils. The group is accustomed to being ahead of the curve in terms of technology integration and so pi-top was an obvious choice to fill […]
Since 2013 the BCS’ Bedford branch have been running a coding competition for UK schools at Cranfield University to cultivate young computing leaders, and this year, some of the pi-top team were invited along as guests and to present the winning team with a pi-top. Mark Stewart (pi-top CCO) has a long-standing relationship with Cranfield University, one […]
pi-top co-founder and CEO Jesse Lozano scooped not one, but two awards at EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year event held on July 4.