Connecting learners: Narrowing the educational divide

The internet – or access to the internet – which seems to support global society, appears to be a key factor in enabling opportunities for children at an early age, but it also stays with them throughout their adult life. According to a recent UNICEF report and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) it is estimated…

Escudo Web at the Mobile World Congress 2021 (2)

We are very pleased to be back at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) once again, after a gap of well over a year. There is no substitute for real live person to person engagement and it has been a real pleasure to talk about the Blabloo phone: a kid´s first smartphone. The quality of the…

Escudo Web at the Mobile World Congress 2021

Escudo Web is very pleased to announce that we will be participating at the Mobile World Congress 2021 starting Monday 28th June to Thursday 1st July. After the event was cancelled last year due to Covid it will be good to be back and show our faces and solutions at the show. We have a…

Competencias 2021: aprendizaje para la vida

Se publicó recientemente el informe de la OCDE llamado Skills Outlook 2021: learning for life (traducido como Competencias 2021: aprendizaje para la vida). Según este artículo de El País, España es el país de la UE con la mayor cifra de jóvenes (17%) que no estudian más allá de la ESO y que los ninis…

Lockdown sparked a revival in reading among children

If the pandemic has had any beneficial effect on children’s education it has been on their reading, with, according to The Telegraph the first increase in this pastime since 2016. With “55.9% of children aged between nine and 18 said they enjoyed reading, compared to 47.8% the year before” the trend of declining numbers has…