Academia is delighted to partner with YoYo Games, the producers of GameMaker, the fastest and friendliest cross-platform game development technology. GameMaker is the perfect tool for teaching students of all ages how to make games. Using their intuitive “Drag and Drop” feature, students can create a game in a matter...

YOUR INSTITUTION AND STUDENTS WANT VALUE FOR MONEY You’ll have seen higher education change over the last few years. The removal of the domestic student cap has made recruitment more competitive than ever. Institutions in Europe and around the world are drawing international students away...

It has long been a bone of contention with educationalists that professional football clubs offer no role model status to those in education, in spite of constant claims by the Professional Footballers’ Association that improvements continue.  Claiming the extravagant spending and lifestyles of the rich...

What kind of future thinking technology solution innovators would the team at Academia be if we were not able to supply our customers and teacher friends with the best tech tips for 2019? The team, along with some advice from able-minded school teachers in the know,...

Stories about fraudsters targeting UK schools and demanding payments of up to £8,000 to unlock data they have encrypted with malware (malicious software) seem to be never-ending. These potential criminals initially cold-call schools claiming to be from the Department for Education. Once they have the...

New partnership to offer tailored cloud solutions for the Education sector The Base Media cloud platform enables schools and colleges to work smartly and more cost-effectively by providing secure, centralised cloud storage with integrated media software tools, online and on-demand.  The suite of storage and software...