ICT Cloud services supporting teaching and learning
ICT offers cloud based services which support learning and teaching namely:
• Norfolk Cloud Portal
• Options for using the Google email accounts and NSIX User IDs for schools not using the Updata contract
• Google Apps Support
The Norfolk Cloud Portal enables school users to access a wide range of applications endorsed by the schools community through a single point with one user ID and password.
Google Apps Support is available from ICT Shared Services to help you get the most out of Google Apps.
Keeping your NSIX Google accounts – we offer a number of options to retain accounts for schools not on the Updata contract.
Generic Email Accounts Service - Office 365 is our email service using Microsoft cloud technology to provide a modern, configurable service for your generic accounts (i.e head@, office@). Your email accounts are hosted on our education Office 365 tenant. As part of the revised broadband contract, Generic email accounts (i.e head@, office@) are now covered under a separate contract from 1st April 2016 for Norfolk schools and academies, and are now available to all schools regardless of your broadband provider. See the Download "Generic Email Accounts Service" for full details.