January 2013 Archives - LearnPad UK

LearnPad wins 2013 BETT Award!

Bett13WINAvantis is delighted to announce that LearnPad2 has won the highly coverted BETT Digital Device Award for 2013. The judges were impressed with Avantis’ focus on designing the Learn-Pad for schools, making the hardware and software work to enhance pupil outcomes. They stated that, “the innovative and effective features such as the use of QR Codes for creating profiles, the ability for the Learn Pad to network with existing school resources and excellent connectivity makes the LearnPad stand out from existing tablets on the market.”

The prestigious awards aim to recognise, reward and celebrate ICT excellence within the education sector by honouring outstanding resources and learning solutions developed by educational suppliers. Entries to the Bett Awards are judged by over 50 education professionals.

Nik Tuson, managing director, Avantis commented: “We are really proud to have won this award.  We spend so much time working with educators and content providers to develop the LearnPad to meet current teaching needs. Many schools are realising the benefit of using tablet technology in the classroom; we are so pleased that the education sector experience of the judges has highlight the superior format of the LearnPad.”

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LearnPad shortlisted for 4 ERA Awards!

ERA2013 Finalist Logo RGBAvantis and LearnPad have been shortlisted for no less than four ERA awards! This year LearnPad is a finalist in the following categories: Best Secondary ICT Resource, Best SEN ICT Resource, Innovation Award and Avantis is a finalist in the Supplier of the Year award. The Awards ceremony is to be held on Friday 15th March 2013 at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham.

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