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Becta is the government agency leading the national drive to ensure the effective and innovative use of technology throughout learning.

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Latest news and press releases

Coleg Menai wins prestigious AoC Beacon Award
24 November 2008
BETT Awards 2009 shortlist announced
20 November 2008
Successful colleges reaping the benefits of technology
19 November 2008
Positive impact of colleges celebrated
12 November 2008
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The state of play: E-maturity - a progress report

26 November 2008

Update on the development of a tool capable of assessing and improving the use of technology across the FE and Skills sector.

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Exemplary Progress: Network to share best practice

26 November 2008

The speed of change in technology continues apace and calls for closer co-operation than ever among all providers in order to encourage innovation, share best practice and respond to the range...

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A quarterly newsletter direct to your inbox bringing you the latest updates from the Schools website.
A technology news and analysis service, aimed at anyone in the education sector keen to stay informed about technology developments, trends and issues.
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An email update which alerts you to key developments, information and events relevant to developers and providers of learning resources.
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