Join Our Community

There are many ways to get involved with School in the Cloud, from running your own SOLE to becoming a Granny or carrying out research with us.

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Granny Cloud

Apply to Be a Granny

The Granny Cloud consists of 100+ dedicated volunteers from around the world who Skype into remote locations to chat with children.

By encouraging rather than giving outright instruction, they guide students on their SOLE adventures. Don’t be fooled by the name –

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School in the Cloud is a project led by SOLE Central, a research centre based at Newcastle University. SOLE Central is always looking to expand its research capacity, and would love to hear from Early Career Researchers and PhD candidates in particular.

There are no current opportunities for internally funded studentships or fellowships.

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Partnering with School in the Cloud

We are always interested to hear from people who share our values and are working towards the same goals.

There are several ways you can help:

Corporate Donations: Provide funds to directly support the growth of School in the Cloud.

Research Funding: Provide research funds to support our ongoing research on improving education outcomes through the SOLE method.

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