Our content team spend their time speaking with the global education community to identify common trends, challenges and best practice. We regularly bring together experts from around the world to share ideas and debate some of the biggest issues facing educators.
6 Magnificent Ideas to Boost Social-Emotional Learning with Technology
Tuesday 30 March 2021
About this webinar
What can you do Monday and not someday to support your classroom approaches to social-emotional learning leveraging technology so that every student feels connected, calm and confident?
In this session, expert Mark Sparvell (Microsoft) will share WHAT Social-Emotional Learning (SEL) is and WHY it is now fundamental and not ornamental, by addressing and introducing 7 amazing educators with 6 amazing classroom ideas for you to explore straight away.
You’ll be left feeling inspired, hopeful and excited about the possibilities.
Mark Sparvell, Director of Education Marketing, Microsoft
Leonardo Paz, Microsoft Showcase Leader, English IB Teacher and ICT Group Coordinator, Colegio Aleman Cali
Alberto Herraez and Mario Herraez, Global Educators, eTwinz
Joe and Kristin Merrill, First & Fourth Grade Teachers, TheMerrillsEDU
Monica Joshi, IT Head, Sat Paul Mittal School
Charity Nix, ITS/Professional Learning Specialist, NDIT-EduTech/NCCE
Shannon Steven, Wellbeing Consultant, Catholic Education Western Australia (CEWA)
Conquer the UK Education Market: A wealth of opportunities for international EdTechs
Wednesday 24 February 2021
About this webinar
The UK education system has undergone a seismic shift over the past year. With technology now playing an integral role in almost every aspect of teaching and learning environments, education providers are allocating more attention to their procurement process than ever before. In this new, technology-driven system we’ve observed a surge of interest in the EdTech market and a wealth of opportunities for educational suppliers.
In this session, we hear directly from BESA and DIT on how the UK education system has changed and how international EdTechs can develop their presence within it. Re-visit our panel of expert speakers as they decode the challenges and opportunities for international companies when exploring educational institutes, partners and investors from the UK.
Are you teaching your students to speak digital?
Sponsored by HP
To ensure inclusion in the digital economy and the workplace of the future all students should be taught to be fluent in digital.
In this session, sponsored by HP, we hear from schools at different points on their journey to digital fluency including insight from one employer of Rolls Royce who is encouraging younger people to embrace digital and science skills.
Supporting Student Safety and Learning
Sponsored by Aruba
Re-watch Bett and Aruba from 22 October as we deep-dive into a diverse range of case studies, exploring the challenges that schools and universities face when devising a robust digital strategy.
Aruba is the industry leader in wired, wireless and security networking solutions for today's experience edge.
Student Engagement, Connection and Attainment
Sponsored by Ajenta
Re-watch Bett, Ajenta and USP College (Essex, England) for an in-depth case study to learn how this forward-thinking, two-campus FE College supports high quality, real-time learning remotely and face to face.
Digital Learning eXchange: Exploring new opportunities for education technologies within remote learning
Sponsored by Lenovo
Rewatch Bett, Lenovo and a selection of key Asia-specific educators lead an exclusive discussion on the challenges created by COVID-19 and how they can be overcome with proactive and effective learning and instructional technologies.
Harnessing the power of esports in the classroom
The esports industry is opening up new and exciting possibilities for future employment. In response to this, its popularity in the education sector and with the recent launch of their brand-new Esports BTEC qualification, Bett joins Pearson Education and the British Esports Association – along with leaders within the industry from around the world – to discuss the ways in which esports can be positioned in education to ensure a successfully-prepared future workforce.
Remote Learning: Encouraging and Empowering your Community
Sponsored by Infobase
Rewatch Infobase and Bett lead a discussion with three educators from the Middle East and Europe on how they have educated and inspired users at all levels of EdTech adoption to create their own engaging programmes of blended instruction, ensuring that learning outcomes are effectively achieved.
Remote Learning: Evolving Pedagogy and the 'hybrid model'
In this webinar we look at how schools have adapted their teaching practice to reflect teaching at distance and the needs of online learners. What has worked well for teachers and students? As schools make steps back into the physical environment and start to plan for the next academic year, we will explore how educators are managing the 'hybrid model' with part in-school and part remote learning.
Remote Learning: Student Health and Wellbeing
How are our young people managing without peer to peer contact? What practical ideas can we implement to support them whilst they are in their home setting and what structures and support do we need to think about as we think about their return to school? Hear how educators from across the world are managing the mental and physical wellbeing of their students during and coming out of lockdown.
Remote Learning: How do we keep students engaged at a distance?
The second instalment of The Bettcast brought together a group of educators to explore ideas to keep students motivated and engaged with online learning. Topics discussed included; engagement in remote learning environments, strategies to engage students with SEND and guidance to support positive student behaviour.
Safeguarding for remote learners
Bett MEA, in partnership with GoBubble, held its first webinar in April, whereby education leaders discussed the safeguarding barriers presented to educators, including the wholesome ways they can be overcome, and whilst ensuring positive social learning and digital literacy at a distance.
Learnit Webinar: Notes from Epicentres
In April, in partnership with Bett, Learnit offered its first virtual moderated panel discussion ‘Notes from the Epicentres’. Featuring K-12 leaders from Wuhan, New York, Milan and Seoul, the session examined the work of those pioneering a new normal for global education; leading their teachers and learners through transformational times, and preparing their institutions for a new normal.
Bett Podcast Series
After a successful run leading to Bett 2020, the What Matters in EdTech series produced by The Edtech Podcast is back, this time with a focus on all things global. This series drills in on what matters in education as well as how and when technology might help.