Crick Software blog

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Gemma Dean

Assessing the impact of Clicker

12th April 2023
by Gemma Dean

With any scheme or technology that you implement in school, you want to know it’s having a positive impact on learning and you’re getting value for money. Here are some of the aspects of your pupils’ writing that Clicker can improve and how you can use the software to monitor and track their progress.

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Bridget Philpott

Clicker wins its 10th Bett Award!

3rd April 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

We are delighted to announce that Clicker has won the 2023 Bett Award for ‘Primary – Digital Learning Product – Language and Literacy’.

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Bridget Philpott

WorkSpace is now in the DocsPlus app!

29th March 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

We’ve got another exciting DocsPlus development to share with you this week…

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Bridget Philpott

The Stour Academy Trust – a Clicker success story

15th March 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

Earlier this year we were thrilled to welcome Rachel Lawson, Deputy Head at Lansdowne Primary School, to share her trust’s Clicker success story with us as the focus of a free webinar.

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Julia Bradley

Whether you have recently purchased our software or are midway through your subscription, you will now be directed to our new portal to manage your licenses.

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sian-rice

I am delighted to be a part of Crick’s Customer Experience team after taking a side-step out of the classroom in December. My previous experience is in Primary Teaching, where I taught across EYFS and KS1 for ten years.

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Bridget Philpott

We’ve got another exciting development to share with you this week…

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Julia Bradley

Harness the power of pictures

15th February 2023
by Julia Bradley

For our support blog this week, we are continuing to explore the most asked questions that the Support Team receive from Clicker users. Today we are going to look at how you can make your own picture libraries available to use within Clicker for Windows/Mac.

DocReader-blog
Andrew Cumming

In the secondary school classroom, there is a growing expectation for students to access their learning through reading resources. Whether that’s reading a slide presentation, a printed document, or a webpage, reading is a key skill that enables students to access the curriculum.

Clicker is a 2023 Bett Finalist
Lina Howarth

Clicker is a 2023 Bett Finalist!

27th January 2023
by Lina Howarth

We’re extremely pleased to announce that Clicker is a Bett Awards finalist in the ‘Primary – Digital Learning Product – Literacy and Language’ category.

Make sure you register for our upcoming webinars
Bridget Philpott

Make sure you register for our upcoming webinars!

25th January 2023
by Bridget Griffiths

We’ve had lots of people sign up for the free webinars we’re running this term and there’s still space for you to sign up, too!

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Bridget Philpott

It’s a new year and a new term, which means that most schools will have recently carried out end-of-term assessments for teachers to gain a summative insight into how the needs of their class have changed over the first term. Subsequently, many will have identified children who require extra support to keep them, or get them, on track.

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Gemma Dean

Clicker Subject Spotlight – Maths

11th January 2023
by Gemma Dean

Recently, we ran a training webinar focusing on how Clicker can be used to support teaching maths. We had lots of requests for resources on different maths topics. The most popular including numbers and counting, place value, and operations.

KidsAid - our charity of the year
Bridget Philpott

We have thoroughly enjoyed supporting KidsAid over the last year through a range of fundraising activities.

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Joanne Gibbins

Book Dash and Clicker

4th January 2023
by Jo Gibbins

Earlier this year, a BBC news item “Writing a Book in a Day” highlighted the work of a South African based charity called Book Dash that creates and publishes books for free, with the aim of enabling all children to “own a hundred books by the age of five”.