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Ben Tookey

License management

September 25th, 2019
by Ben Tookey

The first few weeks of the new school year are undoubtedly a hectic time for students and teachers, but it’s the best time to audit your software licenses and consider whether they need to be changed so you don’t run into problems later.

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Katie Fitch

US conferences

September 4th, 2019
by Katie Fitch

If you are looking for an opportunity to learn more about how Clicker and DocsPlus can support your learners, come visit us at CTG and ATCNE in the upcoming months.

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Ben Tookey

Making a full recovery

August 28th, 2019
by Ben Tookey

A support success story of how DocsPlus’ autosave failsafe came to the rescue for students who had sat their exams.

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Joanne Gibbins

Getting students to write confidently within a range of non-fiction genres is no easy task. Our set of WorkSpace planners for DocsPlus could be just what you’re looking for if you have students starting out or struggling with writing non-fiction text types.

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James Stryjek

DocsPlus Chromebook app update

May 22nd, 2019
by James Stryjek

The latest update for the DocsPlus Chromebook app brings it closer in functionality to the desktop version, with new features like the DocReader and Exam Mode.

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Alex Willcox

DocsPlus wins again!

March 27th, 2019
by Alex Willcox

Following on from our success at the Bett Awards in January, we're thrilled to announce that DocsPlus has won the Special Education Resource category at the 2019 ERA Awards!

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Ben Tookey

An explanation of the purchasing and licensing options available with our Clicker Apps for Chromebook, for individual users and for all of the users in an entire school.

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Lina Howarth

DocsPlus wins at the Bett Awards!

January 24th, 2019
by Lina Howarth

Following on from the success of Clicker 7 in 2018, DocsPlus has won the Special Educational Needs Solutions Award at Bett 2019!

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Exam success with DocsPlus - Al Bateen Academy

October 31st, 2018
by Catherine Jell

Recently, we spoke to Rachel Hinds, Head of Inclusion at Al Bateen Academy in Abu Dhabi. When she moved from teaching elementary school students to teaching middle and high schoolers, Rachel was looking for a more ‘grown up’ version of Clicker to support students with special needs and provide more affordable exam access arrangements.

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Marcus Dux

I recently joined the Crick Software team as an Education Consultant, and now knowing all the products inside out, I’ve realized just how useful Clicker and DocsPlus would have been during my time in education!

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Ben Tookey

For writers with low vision, you can configure DocsPlus so that the following items are displayed in the same color scheme...

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Victoria Crivelli, who has been a specialist Dyslexia teacher for over 30 years, explores the support our new writing tool for middle and high schools, DocsPlus, offers learners with dyslexia:

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Ben Tookey

Did you know? – DocsPlus tips

September 5th, 2018
by Ben Tookey

Here are some handy tips about things you can do in DocsPlus!

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Phil Hackett

When demonstrating DocsPlus to a group of teachers recently, we started to explore the many LearningGrids resources that could be used in lessons for a range of different activities...

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Ben Tookey

License management

July 25th, 2018
by Ben Tookey

As the current school year ends, it’s a good time to audit your software licenses and consider whether they need to be moved around.