Technology 2017-10-18T16:48:09+00:00

ISC Digital Strategy Conference  | Thursday 30th November    Microsoft HQ, Reading

Frameworks and Fireworks

The ISC Digital Strategy conference will take place at Microsoft Headquarters on Thursday 30th November.

Following the success of the 2016 conference, through themed sessions you will get a chance to interact with a range of speakers and colleagues to understand the best practice for all, from the smallest to the largest schools.  The conference will have international contributions and collate action research, of how we future proof our schools.

The conference will have 3 main elements:

1) To establish where schools are

2) To determine what progress has been made

3) To detail the Action Research projects to collaborate on with our technology partners, over the next academic year.

By attending this conference you will:

  • Contribute to action research

  • Be inspired by thought leaders

  • Understand best practice and take international insights back to your school

  • Talk with leading suppliers about their latest and up and coming innovations

Collaberate

Interact with speakers and colleagues

World Wide

International Contributions

Action Research

How do we future proof our schools?

Network

Understand what your colleagues are doing from the smallest to the largest schools

ABOUT US

The ISC Digital Strategy Group was set up in 2007 by the Independent Schools Council. The group is composed of experts with representatives drawn from the various Independent School Council member associations. The group provides independent advice to Senior Management teams on a range of ICT related issues primarily through the publication of briefing papers and the annual conference.

CONFERENCE SPONSORS

The ISC Digital Strategy Group would like to thank our Sponsors of the 2017 Conference.

ACTION RESEARCH

We are delighted to provide schools with the opportunity to take part in key Action Research projects this academic year. Through 4 streams at the ISC Digital conference you will be able to discuss your needs and look at practical solutions for implementation. 5 schools in each stream will be chosen to take part in the trial and then feedback their findings at follow up meetings throughout the year. Schools will be provided with the relevant equipment and training and support to form a vital part of this research.

VR/AR Schools involved in creating Gold Standard VR/AR Resource

  • Schools will be invited to share their experiences and aspirations
  • The VR/AR project will be launched at the 2017 ISC Digital Conference
  • 5 Schools will be chosen and given resources at the 2017 conference to take back to their schools
  • Advice and findings will be shared on ISC Digital Website
  • Progress will be monitored through additional meetings to finalise Gold Standard Resource and at the 2018 conference

ANALYTICSe

  • Schools to create Gold Standard using analytics resource
  • The project will be launched at the 2017 ISC Digital Conference
  • 5 Schools will be chosen and given resources and trained at the 2017 conference
  • Progress will be monitored through additional meetings to finalise Gold Standard Resource and at the 2018 conference

GDPR

  • Schools to create a Gold Standard implementing GDPR resource
  • The project will be launched at the ISC Digital Strategy Conference 2017
  • 5 schools will be chosen to be supported to develop and test advice
  • Schools will share their findings on the ISC Digital website
  • Progress will be monitored at the 2018 conference and revisions will be made where required

Advanced Technology and IT

  • Looking at how to overcome the challenges of Edtech in the classroom
  • Establish what is needed and practical to achieve through this project
  • Advice and findings will be shared on ISC Digital Website

IN THE NEWS TODAY

CONTACT US TODAY

Berkhamsted School manages the booking process for the conference on behalf of the ISC Digital Strategy Group

For any queries regarding the conference please contact

events@berkhamstedschool.org

Tel: 01442 358116