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SIMS Consultancy

The SIMS Consultancy service provides a wide range of specialist consultancy services to complement the use of SIMS or FMS6 in schools. This on-demand service is available to any school either on-site or remotely.

A Whole New Experience!

Discovery Education Experience is the brand-new platform for delivering Discovery Education Espresso resources. Providing a fresh new look and tools, the Experience platform brings together the best of Discovery Education Espresso high-quality digital content with customisation, creation and collaboration tools 

If you are a subscriber, Discovery Education will be contacting you in the next few weeks to arrange your school's migration, at no extra cost! If you want to find out more about our service, please visit our Discovery Education Resources Annual Service page or contact us.


FREE Events

We run a series of events and webinars throughout the year. Whether you want to get the most out of your SIMS functionality, learn more about the exciting new products and services we have to offer, discover new features or develop your skills, then we have an event for you.

What is ransomware?

The Department for Education (DFE) and National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) have recently written to all schools to raise awareness of the increasing threat of ransomware attacks.

Lancashire County Council Education Digital Services have sent out additional information via the Lancashire Schools' Portal and email to help our subscribing schools understand how the services we provide can help protect them. We have also added useful links to the NCSC on our Safeguarding and Security support page.

Technical Support Visits for Curriculum Networks

Find out how our skilled ICT Technicians can support you through our Technical Support Visits for Curriculum Networks service.

Remote Desktop Access (SGD)

The Remote Desktop Access service provides a secure connection (using your web browser) from a remote or home location to your school network desktop or Remote Desktop Services server.

Safeguarding and Security

Netsweeper filtering is the new product chosen by Lancashire County Council Education Digital Services to provide internet filtering to connected schools. It provides enhanced SSL Filtering as standard, excellent reporting facilities and a secure dual site configuration. It is also compliant with the UK Safer Internet Centre guidance.