When we launched in early 2014 the future of Earwig looked promising, but even the five founders didn’t expect quite such a landslide response. Earwig has been embraced by the education industry. Called “The app that is lightening the load for hard-pressed teachers” by The Daily Telegraph, was a BETT award finalist as ICT … More It’s been an amazing first year!
There are an awful lot of promises about the future of education flying about the news at the moment – I can’t think why … Nicky Morgan says she’s aiming for every pupil by the age of 11 to know their times tables off by heart, Milliband is focusing on the qualifications of teachers and Wales … More Classrooms of the future
Earwig is delighted to have been chosen as one of only six finalists for a prestigious BETT Award. Earwig is shortlisted in the category ICT company of the year (less than £1m turnover) alongside: Edukey Education Ltd Jigsaw School Apps Optimum Reports Ltd Sonocent Ltd School Explained Earwig only launched in January 2014 and has … More Earwig is a BETT Award finalist!
Not so long ago it was the stick that was out of favour … now it’s the carrot. Or at least, too many carrots. But is it possible to motivate children without devaluing your praise? It is no mean feat trying to nurture confident children with a realistic view of the world, whilst they are exposed to the … More How to motivate without excessive praise
You asked and we delivered. The Earwig EYFS module is here. It’s designed to take most of the effort and stress out of collecting, organising and presenting child performance against EYFS criteria. How good is that? You probably know that Earwig is an app which allows you to turn photos, document scans and video clips … More Earwig’s EYFS module is here!
Earwig can simplify your evidence reporting, but as it’s a new way of working it takes a minute to understand it – well, 2.42 minutes to be precise … Take a look, these 2.42 minutes could save you hours and hours of paperwork!
We’re delighted to have been chosen by The Daily Telegraph as one of the new technology companies to watch. It seems Earwig is being seen as a ‘game changer’ in the next wave of education technology. Emilie–Kate Kidd, marketing director and co–founder of Earwig Academic Reporting, was interviewed for the feature which can be found online here and on … More Daily Telegraph deem Earwig a company to watch
Big news can strike at any time. Whether it’s a certain cabinet reshuffle that has Britain’s teachers dancing in the street … or less joyful news, such as “Ofsted are here!” It’s true. Gove may have gone but surprise inspections are here to stay. There is simply only one way to always be ready for … More Gove is gone, but surprise inspections are here to stay
We don’t like to brag here at Earwig. So we’re letting you lot do it for us. Our game-changing technology is loved by teachers and parents nationwide, and occasionally we remember to write down some of the lovely things said about us. Here are just a few from a meeting in Sheffield last week … … More ‘Fantastic solution’
It’s that time of year again – the school reports are out. Cue much Facebook boasting, including verbatim accounts of the teachers’ comments. Mumsnet has posted the Mumsnet Report Codebreaker, as compiled by professional educators and semi-professional readers and archivists of these precious documents – loving and, it turns out, slightly gullible parents. “Here is my … More Decode that school report