10 companies from Northern Ireland participated at LearnIt-Live Virtual Introductions, a five-day global online event 8th – 12th March 2021, that matched global educators with technology suppliers. Based upon mutual interest, participation will provide each of the companies with ten 20 minute pre-validated meetings with educators.

Northern Ireland is at the forefront of education technology. Our vibrant EdTech sector delivers a wide range of state-of-the-art products and services to the UK and internationally.

With access to exceptional technology, world-leading university research and innovation hubs, a skilled talent supply and an entrepreneurial eco-system, it is easy to see why technology innovators thrive in Northern Ireland.

Who participated

  • BOOP supports students of all abilities in growing their self-confidence and independence, enabling them to reach their full potential. Used at school and at home, the software platform provides a consistent learning environment, for students, that extends beyond the school gates.

    BOOP effectively encourages collaborative teamwork and communication among the key people involved in the student's development, allowing for learning support creation that is tailored to each individual student.

    BOOP helps to implement an inclusive and diverse classroom environment through structured learning and communication.

  • iClass is a leading provider of websites and mobile apps to schools. 

    Our iClass Mobile App for parents hugely improves parental communication, eliminates SMS costs and hugely radiuses print costs. In times of Covid, our software is transforming how schools communicate and driving efficiencies and cost savings.

  • The Student Support Portal is an inclusive on-line community of professionals and parents of children with additional needs.  The Portal can be used to discuss and share best practice, and enables engagement with the latest providers of assistive technology.  The Portal has forums and resources that offer support and answers on topics that are of high interest.

  • EventMAP deploys strategic planning, scheduling and resource management software for Education and Training. Our innovative Optime platform is built on leading-edge research. EventMAP has over 20 years’ experience creating and delivering planning and management tools within the timetabling, scheduling, room usage, accommodation, conferencing, proctoring and resource modelling arena, to produce optimal results. Our solutions are used globally.

  • Foyle International’s Tracking Internship & Management of Experience (TIME) software platform allows users to easily manage student’s work-based learning, apprenticeships, internship or work placement using a cloud-based management information system.

    Efficiently manage students with employer contacts, accommodation, finance, geo-location tracking and student sentiment-analysis placement modules.

    Reduce your administrative workload, increase your efficiency and enhance the quality of service and student experience. 

    The key is in not spending TIME, but investing in it!  

  • Jetpack Learning provide an online authoring platform that enables teachers and educational publishers to create personalised, educational, games for K-12 students. The platform has proved particularly useful for creating games for language and literacy learning. Games can be created in any language and used to teach any subject. The platform works within a school’s LMS or can be accessed remotely.

  • LearningMole produces engaging educational animated video resources to support parents, children and teachers. Our animations focus on children teaching children and we deliver concepts from across the curriculum. We focus on thinking and enquiry skills as well as a range of topics and subjects.

  • TakeTen provides digital stress management solutions to build resilience for everyone in school. The award-winning technology, which can be used by teachers, students and parents, trains individuals how to manage their stress response.  The iPad schools App is supported by a smartphone App for use at home. This is a key resource for all schools and is a particularly effective tool to manage the increasing anxiety related to the pandemic.

  • At Texthelp, we’ve over 20 years experience of creating award-winning innovative software solutions that help educators and students improve literacy, maths and assessment. 

    With 30 million users worldwide, products range from Read&Write to support literacy, EquatIO to make maths digital and WriQ to deliver automated marking and writing metrics.

    Our tools work across all major platforms, on the widest range of content types to ensure every student has equal access to the tools they need to support them.

  • Wholeschool is an Education Technology Platform of integrated School Improvement Services

    These include- School Self-Evaluation, School Development Planning, E-Learning(LMS), Pupil Benchmarking, Room Booking, Curriculum Mapping, ICT Skills Academy, Alumni Management, Managed Websites and Mobile Apps.

    We support over 400,000 registered users including every teacher and pupil in Northern Ireland as part of a National Contract and we are expanding internationally.

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