Dataphone co-funds Place2Be Mental Health Champions programme for The London Borough of Havering

2018-05-21T11:01:03+01:00May 17th, 2018|

While you may know us as a telecoms provider to businesses, you may not be aware that Dataphone supplies phone systems to over 600 UK schools. These packages often go beyond the traditional communication systems to include special features that enhance the school’s security and, therefore, the wellbeing of pupils. Taking this a step further, [...]

Challenge Dataphone to cut your school’s phone bill in half

2018-01-10T08:38:45+00:00October 30th, 2017|

With our all-inclusive line rental and call plans, we find that we can usually cut your phone bill in half. We are so confident that we can save you money on your current services that, if we can’t, we will donate £100 to your school! […]

Why you should choose an education specialist telecoms supplier

2018-01-09T17:02:49+00:00September 28th, 2017|

If you’re looking for a new telecoms supplier for your school, then the chances are you’ll start by requesting quotes from three different suppliers. With recent cuts to already stretched budgets, schools are under more pressure than ever. So, of course, it stands to reason that your choice of telecoms provider will depend on the [...]

How comprehensive is your school’s lockdown procedure?

2018-01-10T08:05:08+00:00July 26th, 2017|

Pupil safety is always a top priority. But with the current threat level in the UK at ‘severe’, it is especially pertinent. Teachers’ Union NASUWT recently called for the government to put together a comprehensive lockdown plan for schools, saying that the current provision was inadequate. When reviewing your school’s lock-down provision, your tannoy system [...]

Dataphone proudly sponsors the 2017 Education Business Awards

2017-10-10T12:11:16+01:00July 12th, 2017|

Dataphone was proud to sponsor the Education Business Awards in London last week, hosted by Headteacher Stephen Drew. It was truly inspirational to be surrounded by staff from so many innovative and forward thinking schools, and to hear some of the stories behind their success. […]

What we learnt at the Waltham Forest and Redbridge School Business and Office Managers Conference

2017-10-10T12:11:20+01:00June 28th, 2017|

Dataphone was delighted to attend the School Business and Office Managers Conference for Waltham Forest and Redbridge last week.  […]

How changing your school’s telecoms provider could have a positive impact on teaching and learning.

2017-10-10T12:11:28+01:00May 10th, 2017|

What is the number one priority for any school? Its pupils. Whatever your role in your school, you are responsible in some way for the pupils. The weight of this responsibility is immense, and the pressure never lets up. So you need reliable systems and resources in place to help you to deliver. That’s where [...]

Why schools choose Dataphone as their telecoms provider

2017-10-10T12:12:29+01:00May 3rd, 2017|

Schools can’t just work with any supplier. You need to know that you can trust the advice you receive. You need exceptional service, great features and an experienced team. Choosing a telecoms solution is an important investment, so make sure you work with a provider who has your best interests at heart. […]

Five hidden telecoms costs that your school needs to avoid

2017-10-10T12:12:38+01:00March 30th, 2017|

Have you ever agreed a price for a service that ended up costing more than you were first quoted? Is your telecoms bill is higher than you thought it would be? Or perhaps you have bought a telecoms package thinking it included everything you needed, only to find that you needed to purchase the handsets [...]