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They have meticulously embodied positive and relevant themes and issues, as well as utilising arts as an aid to learning. Children and teachers / youth workers are consistently giving our service some excellent feedback.
We had Mako in over the last academic year and they kindly ran CPD staff meetings and class sessions. This totalled 7 separate sessions in total where they took one class per year group and ran an iPad learning session that was linked to the children’s topic, English or Science for that term. This was planned with the class teacher a week before the session was delivered and the other teachers in the year group (we are 3 form entry) sat in on the lesson as CPD opportunities so that they were then able to deliver the same/adapted lesson...read more
I loved the idea of a comic – very engaging. Got an idea of how to teach emotions to ASD children – situations + insert of child showing emotions that the children create themselves. Would really suit ASD children with anxieties. Staff were calm and firm with children. Really nice welcome. Drink and biscuit were a real treat. Very enjoyable All saints Upton CE primary school teacher Jane Taylor and three of their students took part in out PhotoVoices project.read more
I found working with MakoEducation a very rewarding and professional experience from start to finish. Sean and his colleague fully briefed me about how the day was going to run and what was needed to ensure the students got the best possible outcome. MakoEducation ensured that the children had a great day and really saw all of their hard work come to life. The children understood that they had had been writing for a purpose and really saw this come to life. This has helped to embed their knowledge and refine their writing in a whole new way....read more
The session was really informative, fun and educational, using the ipads in ways the children will enjoy but will also benefit their learning. Look forward to working with you next term. Hallwood Park Primary School teachers wanted to get more out of their iPads in the classroom. MakoEducation provide our ‘iPad in the classroom 101’ workshop. This provides teachers with all the essentials they need to start using iPads effectively with their students.read more
Phew! What an exciting day we had students from years 8, 10 and 12 worked really hard on BBC School Report News Day 2013. Sean and Ian from Mako Education really did make the whole process run smoothly from beginning to end. Using iPads students have developed lots of really useful skills, including filming techniques and using iMovie to edit and most importantly everyone had a great day and we were really pleased with the results,read more
The Workshops were brilliant. This was clear from not only the feedback we received, but also from the relentless queues.read more
This has been the best day ever. I can’t wait for next week. Thank you Ian. Matthew had taken part in our “PhotoVoice” project, where students with varying SEN worked together to create photographs and photo scrapbooks which helped them express their thoughts and feelings regarding transition and change in their lives.read more
MakoEducation’s services are held in high regard here at the Central Rmz in Widnes because they develop fun, engaging, wholly inclusive and highly innovative multi-media provisions, underpinned by a strong academic framework that offers all participants the chance enjoy, learn and achieve, regardless of age or ability The CRMZ is a multifunction youth village located in Widnes that offers a range of services for young people aged 10 and up. MakoEducation has a fantastic relationship with Simon and the CRMZ where we continually provide...read more