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    Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Apparantly the 3rd party (Atkins) is coming in next week to do this stoopid survey and I wondered if anybody knew what was going to be asked. The almost-head of IT seems to think that he will be neeeded and wants to book time off-timetable. Is this necessary?

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    As far I know they just want "the IT Technician". I was thinking of getting Stephen and his team to draw lots :-)

    I am being done next Friday. I was told that they would send me a copy of the survey first and from that I can decide of I need anyone else.

    I think SpuffMonkey has been done, I'll give him a ping.

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    No - I haven't been done yet - but a nice chap on the news groups sent me a copy of the one he had done - I'll post it up if you want a sight of it.

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Im told ours is sometime soon 8O

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Here we go - this may be of some use...
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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    on serious note what hapens if like us we are doing lot of our documnetation after coming into a school with none.

    will we get slapped hands by becta does this get seen by ofstead etc

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Cheers! Will let you know how it goes (I believe it's on Monday)

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Will that happen over here I wonder??

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    @Russ

    IIRC OFSTED no longer look at the specific infrastructure or configuration of your systems unless it is something that has a direct relationship to a strand of the school SEF they are following.

    It is presumed that the technology just works and they want to see what people do with what they have.

    This information is really to see what is in schools, what they do with it, trying to work out why they chose to set things up a certain way and to see whether the Becta specifications are known, being followed and / or actually work outside of the Test Bed thingy.

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    a lot of that stuff isnt stuff which is written down as such anyways.somethings are just random pieces of paper stuck to the wall lol.

    sounds like its more them finding stuff out than them 'inspecting'

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Shouldn't they also add:

    How much time do you spend on Edugeek!!

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    lol

    i hope not

    Russ

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    I am no more addicted to EduGeek than I am to chocolate ...

    erm ...

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    on wonder we see you on here lot for all those who don't know tony is well known for being chocoholic..

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    Re: Has anybody done the Becta surevy yet?

    Quote Originally Posted by GrumbleDook

    It is presumed that the technology just works
    Same attitude as senior manglement... :?

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