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Tools of the trade

I have been trying to work out how we are going to keep in touch with people off on 4 different sites a day if not more and the logistics of not missing issues across 8 sites now. It’s so important we continue to work as a team. This is Read more…

By Matt Setchell, ago
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Moving day

When I turned up at my latest school I was shown to a cupboard, which housed the central switch, stock, spares and paperwork and all the servers. No desk, and no space for a computer. No air con. I had seen it briefly on the walk around, and hadn’t thought Read more…

By Matt Setchell, ago
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Stop. Collaborate and listen.

I’ve been following reaction to a blog post on Twitter, by Mark Anderson the problem with technicians (@ictevangalist) http://ictevangelist.com/the-problem-with-technicians/ and a subsequent follow up from @jonwitts http://www.jonwitts.co.uk/archives/760 in defence of technicians. Mark’s post describes the infuriation of teaching for staff when IT seemingly block their desire to embrace new technology. Jon Read more…

By Matt Setchell, ago
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Crazy times

This month has been like no other I have experienced in my role. In fact, there are days when I don’t even remember my role from a few months ago. On January the first we start supporting our seventh school. Walkwood are a large middle school and we have taken Read more…

By Matt Setchell, ago