Blog

02
Feb
Kortext attend Bett 2018
by Roberta Nicora
Last week the Kortext team, along with thousands of teachers, education enthusiasts, government ministers and students attended Bett 2018 at the ExCel centre in London. [...]
15
Jan
What is digital learning and why is it important?
by Roberta Nicora
It could be said that digital learning is exactly what it says on the tin - learning but digitally. That would be a very short blog post if we finished there, so by taking a look at what exactly this consists of we hope to explore just why digital learning is a valuable tool in everyone’s learning life. [...]
09
Jan
Introducing the new (shiny) Kortext website.
by Roberta Nicora
We're excited to announce the launch of our new website, with an awesome new design. As well as the fresh new look, we've made some user experience improvements and relaunched the Kortext Store! [...]
30
Nov
The Evolution of the Digital Learning Experience
by Kortext Team
We take a look at the evolution of digital learning experiences, from the 1940s until now! [...]
21
Nov
Four simple ways to encourage self-directed learning
by Roberta Nicora
Natalie Nezhati looks at four simple yet effective ways to encourage self-directed learning in university students. [...]
24
Oct
5 Ways Students Are Being Encouraged into STEM
by Roberta Nicora
Currently, more than 43% STEM vacancies have to be filled in the UK. Therefore, students are currently being encouraged to focus on these subjects. [...]
10
Oct
3 ways to support freshers
by Roberta Nicora
The UK students are most likely to consider a dropout. Here are 3 ways to support freshers through the precarious first term. [...]
31
Aug
5 ways university is becoming interactive
by Roberta Nicora
This article highlights how even the most traditionally passive university experiences are becoming digital, collaborative and interactive [...]
02
Aug
Six Misconceptions about Peer Learning
by Roberta Nicora
Peer learning is fundamental to cultivate student independence, academic curiosity, self-efficacy and deeper engagement with learning. [...]
11
Jul
The Elusive Student Experience
by Roberta Nicora
Natalie Nezhati discusses how universities can deliver an exclusive student experience in an era where this is key. [...]