Balcarras School with National Star

Balcarras Secondary school values every individual and ensures they feel safe. It is a school where all students are inspired not only to do their best but to expand their horizons, and where everyone involved in school life feels a great sense of pride and enjoyment at being part of this community.

National Star is an Ofsted excellent college that has provided support through Assistive Technology regionally, nationally and internationally. In recent years they have seconded their Assistive Technologist to provide national support through Natspec to deliver a national programme of support.

Our Journey With Educational Technology during school closure

Balcarras Secondary school values every individual and ensures they feel safe. It is a school where all students are inspired not only to do their best but to expand their horizons, and where everyone involved in school life feels a great sense of pride and enjoyment at being part of this community.

National Star is an Ofsted excellent college that has provided support through Assistive Technology regionally, nationally and internationally.

They have provided an outreach service for Gloucestershire since 2014, providing assessments, training and consultation around Assistive Technology in mainstream and specialist education.

National Star have worked with DFID to provide ground-breaking Assistive Technology training and consultation to vocational centres in India and won awards for their European projects and training provision.

Related Links

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Best VLE Practice

National Star Resource links