Cross your Palm...

14th March 2003 at 00:00
How ever did education secretary Charles Clarke MP get his reputation as a heavyweight bruiser? Especially when all and sundry at the BETT educational technology show at Olympia, London, in January could see that he was just a sweetie - a regular lollipop in fact, complete with Curriculum Online logo.

OK, those nice people at Palm have put up prizes of two brand new Zire handheld computers for the funniest captions for the minister's walkabout picture below. Just send your suggestion, along with your name, school, and contact details, to TES Online (Palm), Admiral House, 66-68 East Smithfield, London E1W 1BX. Or email it to online@tes.co.uk.

The Palm Zire is the lightest and most affordable of the range, costs between pound;79 and pound;89 and has the classic diary, address book, note pad and to-do list. And information can be "beamed" by infrared to any other Palm-powered device (and some mobile phones). The package contains everything you need to get going and to synchronise your data with your Windows PC or Mac.

www.palm.comukproductszireindex.html

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number

Comments

The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now