Phones for safety
SCOTTISH BORDERS "Phones for safety" CAMPAIGN 2013
Scottish Borders Safer Communities and the Violence against Women Partnership launch their "Phones for Safety 2013 Campaign".
We are calling on Scottish Borders communities/services/staff to donate any surplus mobile phones for use by the Domestic Abuse Advocacy Support Service, Children1st Domestic Abuse services, Border Women’s Aid and Scottish Borders Rape Crisis Centre.
SmartPhone App of the Week
Borders College supports students using smartphones to support their learning and has identified a series of free iPhone/iPod/iPad and Android Apps that students should find useful to support their own learning. This will be updated every week or so, so watch out for new apps regularly!
This week's app is ‘Khan Academy’.
Khan Academy is a free world-class education app which allows access to over 3,200 videos on everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and hundreds of skills to practice, Khan Academy are on a mission to help you support learners. All of the Khan Academy's materials and resources are available to you completely free.
The app is available for the following platforms:
Mobile Versions (These need to be accessed via your SmartPhone to be installed)
IPhone / IPad / ITouch https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/khan-academy/id469863705
Android (v2.2 and up) https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.khanacademy.videos&hl=en
Windows 7, Vista and XP http://allmyapps.com/apps/khan-academy
Remember as a student you can access Moodle at home and install the desktop versions there too!