IV Premio Pyme del Año 2020

Escudo Web Software has again been recognised as a winning company, this time for the SME (PYME) of the year for the region of Toledo. The jury’s decision took into account the ability to create new jobs, the level of digitalisation – a major requirement for surviving this period of the pandemic – its level…

Teachers spend holiday tracking and tracing

As parents our roles have changed from taxi driver to and from school for most of us, to chief of internet police, cheerleader and tech support. Teachers’ roles now have also added psychologist to their long list of responsibilities. But Head Teachers are now being given a further, unnecessary role: Head Track & Tracer. While…

Education in the Digital Age

Keeping children safe has to be one of the highest goals for families, society and governments. According to UNESCO “a billion children around the world experience violence in one form or another”. As well as physical risks there are digital risks. Schools have a key role to play in preventing and detecting issues in this…

The shadows of the coronavirus education crisis

One thing coming out of the pandemic is that we are suffering greater austerity as governments struggle to balance the high costs of health services with the cost of maintaining quarantine and policing new laws. A recent OECD article confirmed that while public attention focuses on short-term challenges – health and maintaining employment – “the…