Pupils' Picasso

16th September 2005 at 01:00
Widely praised by teachers at last year's SETT, this young Edinburgh company which likes to quote Albert Einstein - "Knowledge is great but imagination is better" - launches several new software packages this year.

"Picasso provides a range of powerful tools that encourage pupils to take ownership of their learning," says director Mark Cunningham.

Starting with 5-14 guidelines in a friendly format, Picasso enables pupils to evaluate their strengths and development needs, set improvement targets, produce personal learning plans and monitor progress.

New versions of Picasso aimed at early primary and upper secondary allow them to do so throughout their schooldays, says Mr Cunningham.

"We are also launching Pathways CPD, which will be invaluable for teachers planning and managing their continuing professional development."


Stand B46

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


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