Crick Software blog

Bridget Philpott

Our fundraising total for KidsAid is in…

5th March 2024
by Bridget Griffiths

We’ve thoroughly enjoyed fundraising for KidsAid over the last two years and seeing the amazing difference the money has made. Our donations have mainly been used to refurnish and supply resources for their therapy rooms, which are a crucial part of the support they offer local children and their families.

Bridget Philpott

We have a fantastic new success story to share with you from the Pupil and School Support service at Birmingham City Council and Montgomery Primary School.


Creating customised word banks

15th February 2024
by Siân Rice

Recently, we spoke with a school who have successfully used Clicker to transform a student’s negative relationship with writing and improved their outlook and pride in their written work.

Joanne Gibbins

British Science Week and Clicker

13th February 2024
by Jo Gibbins

British Science Week celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and takes place in March. The theme this year is ‘Time’. So here’s a quick dive into some of our Clicker resources on LearningGrids which might fit the bill if you are participating in this – or any – science event.


Clicker and Pupil Voice

7th February 2024
by Katy Preston

Within a school setting, there are several ways to gather pupils’ views, feelings and wishes.

Bridget Philpott

Our charity of the year 2024 is…

31st January 2024
by Bridget Griffiths

At the start of every year, we take a company-wide vote to decide which of the many worthy organisations in our local area will be the Crick Software ‘charity of the year.’

Phil Hackett

Find out answers to the 3 most-asked Clicker support questions.

Gemma Dean

Spring term DocsPlus training webinars

17th January 2024
by Gemma Dean

Training webinars throughout the spring term are now open for registrations!

Gemma Dean

Spring term Clicker training webinars

16th January 2024
by Gemma Dean

Training webinars throughout the spring term are now open for registrations!

Don’t miss out on our Spring term webinars
Bridget Philpott

Don’t miss out on our Spring term webinars!

10th January 2024
by Bridget Griffiths

We have lots of exciting webinars for you this term! All of them are free to attend and explore how Clicker can actively support teachers and learners in the classroom.

Pauline Smith

Have you seen the new DocsPlus Myths and Legends section on LearningGrids? As well as being an important part of English and History lessons, myths, legends and folklore are valuable for developing students’ understanding of social norms and moral boundaries. The Echo and Narcissus DocsPlus resources can be used to support the analysis of the text and to explore the important life lessons within this Greek myth.

Bridget Philpott

Join our DocsPlus Community Facebook Group

19th December 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

New this month, DocsPlus users can now join our DocsPlus Community Facebook Group.

Gemma Dean

Getting started with DocsPlus

13th December 2023
by Gemma Dean

We're often asked in Customer Care meetings for advice on the best ways to start using DocsPlus, so I recently led a webinar on this very topic!

Flying high with Clicker
Tania Johnston

Flying high with Clicker

6th December 2023
by Tania Johnston

Did you know that it was 120 years ago that Orville and Wilbur Wright made their first flight? On LearningGrids, we have Clicker resources to help your children learn the science behind flying and to commemorate Wright Brothers Day on 17th December.

Siobhan Butel

It’s been a busy start to the academic year, and we are delighted to introduce some fantastic new members to our US and UK teams!