Top 10 Primary Computing Resources in the DB Learning Library


It’s the start of the new year and everyone’s on the hunt for great new resources to support learning!   The Computing curriculum was originally met with trepidation by teachers, but the benefits for pupils are huge: Computing blends mathematics, science and design and technology to develop pupils’ logical and analytical skills. Digital literacy is also at the centre of the Computing curriculum, ensuring children…
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Top 10 Maths Primary Resources in the DB Learning Library


Planning new, engaging lessons that promote learning and meet with curriculum requirements every day is no mean feat. It’s hard to know where to start when looking for high quality primary resources and feeling unprepared in front of a class with all eyes on you is daunting. That’s why we’re here to help. With the DB Learning Library we’ve made the process a whole lot…
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The VLE has evolved into the Primary Learning Cloud

VLE vs Primary Learning Cloud

When you hear the term Virtual Learning Environment, or VLE, do you cringe? The government body  Becta enforced compulsory VLEs in 2008 with the objective of influencing “strategic direction and development of national education policy to best take advantage of technology”. Becta was dissolved in 2011 but the view of VLEs as clunky, confusing and unsuited to learning lives on for many teaching professionals. The…
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DB Primary 7.6 – Primary Learning Cloud


It’s nearly summer – time for barbecues, beach balls and a hint of sunburn. Not long now! However, for our hardworking team at New Era Education it’s not time for holidays yet as we’ve been getting ready to announce our newest update: DB Primary 7.6! The Primary Learning Cloud is always evolving, with new innovations being added and existing features being tweaked and improved. Over…
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Win over £13,000 worth of Edtech software!

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The main reason why people become teachers is to make a difference to students’ lives, in fact 93% of teachers surveyed cited it as the main reason they entered the profession. Teachers love to teach, but it’s not always easy. Maintaining a good work/life balance can be tough, which is why we are constantly working on new technology to make teachers’ lives easier. This is…
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