FREE Google CPD Event OpenZone@TheWord

Google Sharing Good Practice Event at OpenZone @ The Word

Tuesday 25th September 2018

This Google sharing good practice event will take place at

OpenZone @ The Word on Tuesday 25th September 2018

The keynote speaker will be from the Google Education Team and will look at why schools should be embracing The Cloud and the benefits of such a move

This event is aimed at Senior school leaders, teachers and ICT staff in primary, secondary and special schools both new to and active users of G Suite for Education.

This event is free.

The event will begin at 09:30 and finish at 16:00

The Keynote Speaker is Harvey McCarthey, Headteacher of Filey Junior School, who have transformed the attainment of the school and a significant driver of this improvement was G Suite for Education. Come and Hear how Harvey has impacted on the quality of learning happening at Filey Junior.

By attending this event you will:

  • Learn more about the growth of G Suite for Education across schools regionally, nationally and internationally.
  • Understand G Suite for Education, Google Classroom and Chromebooks good practice & take insights/activities back to your school
  • Talk with C-Learning about the latest and up and coming innovations in Cloud Learning, G Suite for Education, Google Classroom and Chromebooks & AR/VR

Click here to book your place.

Book early to avoid disappointment.


2018-19 Season Challenge

Gather your crew and get ready to explore, challenge and innovate in the demanding and inspiring expanse we call space!

The 2018/2019 FIRST® LEGO® League season requires you to work together to break out of your earthly constraints. Do you have what it takes to go INTO ORBIT


Places at the local tournaments will go fast, so register your teams quickly to avoid disappointment.

The new challenge will be released on 1st August and details will be available on this website. The challenge sets (mat and missions) will be despatched in the new school term from mid- August onwards. They will not be despatched to a school that is still on summer holiday, therefore the majority of schools in England will receive their challenge sets in the first week of September. Scottish and Irish schools start their terms earlier.

Details about this season’s challenge available from the Challenge web page on 1st August

Ring 0191 424 6336 to book you place on our coach’s briefing :

Thursday 13th September 2018 from 4pm

at OpenZone@The Word, 45 Market Place, South Shields.