Category: EdTech Reviews

Claymation Studio 3.0 – EdTech Review

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When we got out hands on the Claymation Studio 3.0 Deluxe we were looking forward to becoming the next Nick Park of Wallace and Grommet fame. Yet whilst a product that costs £39.99 obviously won’t allow you to create the next ‘Wrong trousers’, students can effectively use it to storyboard their ideas and to make […]

Livescribe Echo Smartpen – Edtech Review

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The Livescribe Echo Smartpen has tremendous potential for use in our schools. We were blown away after playing with one for a few weeks. We showed it to teachers and students and our findings are below, but needless to say – we were mightily impressed. Livescribe smartpens digitally capture everything people hear and write. To […]

iClone 4 pro – Edtech Review


We loved Reallusion’s CrazyTalk Animator Pro that much we decided to venture even deeper into the world of 3D animation via the company’s ‘iClone 4 pro’. Some of the product features include 3D filmmaking, environment productions, motion & interactivity, and video effects all via instant virtual sets. As Teachers we love tutorials – and with […]

Epson B-310N Color Inkjet Printer: Edtech Review


We review this printer from the perspective of a teacher, his or her department, and within the context of these austere times of cutbacks. Lest face it. Printing costs money, and often the Head of Department is shocked at the amount of the allocated finance that goes towards these costs – especially colour printing. But […]

CrazyTalk Animator Pro – Edtech Review


*Reallusion has not incentivized to review this product. CrazyTalk Animator Pro is a Teacher’s dream come true (well for us anyway). Just imagine a piece of software that can make historical figures, world-renowned scientists, eloquent 18th century poets or geographical explorers talk, move and even dance. Engagement levels in your classroom would go through […]

10,000 teachers for SKYPE!


The amazing ‘Skype in the classroom’ has achieved the milestone of connecting 10,000 teachers across the world – and its well deserved. We are delighted for Skype here at ‘TheTeacherBuzz’ and if you’ve never come across them before, then read on. School teachers and students everywhere now have an easy way to find each other […]