EdTech case studies
EdTech case studies demonstrating how National Star engages within the SEND (Special Education Needs and Development) specialisms to use assistive technology in their environment.
AAC devices – improving confidence and engagement
As part of the education pathway, Dave worked closely with National Star’s Speech and Language Therapy and Occupational Therapy teams on improving his confidence with his AAC device.
Alexa for independence
Our students find alternative uses for the Amazon Alexa in their National Star residences, all of which enable greater independence.
eSports for students
National Star students competed in the eSports FIFA tournament, playing against colleges and universities throughout the UK.
Microsoft Teams and Zoom for Teacher Education
At the beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown, National Star reinvented its Teacher Education programme and approaches to provide the same high quality of staff education delivery to ensure same level of successful qualifications.
Orchestral composition with iPads
National Star students composed the music for the end of year achievements celebration using iPads and apps.