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Anti-graffiti coating added to range of traffic signs

Leading UK online retailer of safety signage, SafetySigns4Less has added anti-graffiti coating options to its vast range of reflective traffic management signs. Originating from the Greek word graphien, meaning to write, Graffiti is a common illegal offence in the UK which carries a maximum sentence of 10 years imprisonment and fines of up to £2,500. […]

Prowise launches a unique free software package for all schools in the UK

Presenter 10 enables access to the latest education possibilities for free Birmingham – Prowise proudly presents a completely new version of Prowise Presenter. The popular education software has been entirely renewed and contains more education possibilities than ever before. With Presenter 10 schools gain access to the latest education possibilities for free. The highlights: Specially […]

ALDI LAUNCHES TEAM GB COMPETITION TO BUILD A HEALTH LEGACY

Aldi is launching a nationwide competition to give 20 primary schools across the UK the chance to win £20,000 each to build a health legacy. The Kit for Schools competition launches on 6th September and is part of Aldi’s long-standing partnership with Team GB. Every UK school that signs up to the initiative will receive a […]

Celebrating 25 Years of Independent Thinking

A note from the founder, Ian Gilbert, to mark the 25th birthday of Independent Thinking Ltd:  “As we like to say at Independent Thinking, 25 years old this year, we use our words. “Whether it’s through speaking to children, students, teachers, school leaders and more the world over, or through our award-winning books and resources, […]

Over Two Thirds of British Parents Believe It’s an Educator’s Responsibility to Inform Them of Offensive Slang

With 44% fearing the rise is slang is affecting their ability to communicate with Gen-Z altogether A recent study has revealed that 68% of British parents believe it is the responsibility of educators to inform them of their children’s use of slang terms and new words entering the youths’ vocabulary, including those that are potentially […]

Endsleigh signs exclusive partnership with Bookmark Reading Charity

Independent schools can now provide further support to children struggling with their reading skills, thanks to an exclusive partnership between Endsleigh Insurance Services and Bookmark Reading. A literacy charity dedicated to helping primary school children develop the skills they need to succeed, Bookmark volunteers provide dedicated support to children to help them read to the […]

Prowise launches a unique free software package for all schools in the UK

Presenter 10 enables access to the latest education possibilities for free Birmingham – Prowise proudly presents a completely new version of Prowise Presenter. The popular education software has been entirely renewed and contains more education possibilities than ever before. With Presenter 10 schools gain access to the latest education possibilities for free. The highlights: Specially […]

Revealed: The office habits teachers find most annoying

●     4Com research reveals the pet peeves that annoy UK teachers the most Eating smelly food such as tuna/eggs is the most annoying thing you can do in the office, according to new research1 conducted by business telecommunications provider, 4Com. With insight gathered from teachers across the nation, the study aimed to discover […]

The Social Enterprise with an innovative approach to  tackling two of the biggest global challenges in  teaching. 

Founded by teachers, LRTT is using cross-border teaching partnerships to make an impact in  global education. This innovative approach uses two of education’s biggest challenges to  solve each other.    Challenge 1: The Global Learning Crisis  Quality education propels people and communities forward and good teaching is the cornerstone of  quality education. But across the […]