…Lend me your ears…

Easy ways to support the Digital Health & Literacy Campaign 1.  Become a Friend or Member of S.M.A.R.T. Foundation and subscribe to our news letters 2.  Become a volunteer 3.  Become …

Volunteer

Be a volunteer and help do whatever it takes to promote functional digital literacy in our young people. See how what you can do might fit in with:   Our …

Join the campaign

The S.M.A.R.T. Foundation 2018 Digital Health & Literacy Campaign Around 2,000,000 kids leave school every year functionally and digitally illiterate with poor or very slow reading rates in effect excluded …


Be an Ambassador

  You can be an ambassador for goodwill and awareness of the need for digital literacy. The 2018 Digital Health & Literacy Campaign sponsored by the S.M.A.R.T. Foundation is “inviting” …

CSR

Companies can support our efforts to bring Smart Foundation activities to schools. It’s a very rewarding way to fulfill Corporate Social Responsibility. It has benefits for your employees as well. …

Donate

You can, of course help in the good old fashioned way – as well as a couple of more modern ways – adding Gift Aid to your donation increases it …

Any old iron?

In our workshops we took pretty much anything and made it into something different. From a trike built from motorcycle and car parts to a prize-winning 7 foot alien made …

Real Children

I speak about a race of real children, not too wise or too good, but bounded up and down by love and hate, oh may their early joys be nature …

National Youthbike

Smart Foundation kids were annual entrants to the National Bike Building Competition in National Youthbike.

Our Projects

Take a look at some of our projects – Perhaps you have expertise or ideas that will help us to complete others like them. List of projects to follow…sorry about …

Digital Overload

Digital “media overload” or “cognitive overload” resulting in brain fog and reduced capacity to concentrate, stay alert or focused on the task in hand without getting frustrated by increased error …

Stand up and work!

In recent years headlines claiming that sitting is the new smoking have caused alarm among desk based workers especially in light of suggestions that regular exercise is not enough to …

Mindshift

Since 2016, an investigative journalist in France has been on a mission to show students how they’re duped, teaching them how to tell true from false online.

Quotable quotes

“Some are born mad, some achieve madness, and some have madness thrust upon ’em.” ― Emilie Autumn, https://www.goodreads.com/work/quotes/8942728 “All’s well that ends well.” ― William Shakespeare, All’s Well That Ends Well tags: shakespeare 371 likes Like “I …

IT Checks for Schools

Keeping your network, school data, teachers and learners safe is a complex task, fraught with dangers. A specialist IT partner is ideally placed to keep abreast of the latest security …

Dyslexia Tests

  QuickScan and QuickScreen – Two OnLine dyslexia tools. QuickScan is an online questionnaire which provides an insight into learning modalities and other aspects of study skills as well as …

Eyestrain Insights

Symptoms usually begin to appear after extended computer use, reading, straining your eyes in dim lighting, or during activities that involve prolonged visual tasks. The most common reason for strained …

Computer Vision Syndrome

With the popularity of smartphones and tablets, we now have more exposure to the computer screen than we ever had before. This increase in screen time comes with an increase …

IPSEA – Parental advice

Free and independent legally based advice about Special Educational Needs and Disability for parents and SEN specialists.

Windows 10 Night Light

Night light is a feature that reduces the amount of blue light at night time, and it displays warmer colors that can help to reduce eye strain and help you …

Sleep Deprivation?

Do we really need to sleep? Dr. Thomas Neylan looks at intrinsic sleep disorders such as sleep apnea and insomnia and what to do if they affect you. Dr. Elissaios …