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How To Help Pupils Cope With Back to School Anxieties?

Carefree sunny days filled with activity, ice cream and fun – now replaced with new shoes, sitting still and change, the autumn term begins!   This term in particular can be an anxious time for all young people. The transition to secondary school brings apprehensions of the unknown as well as the cultural differences from […]

Why I look for McDonald’s on a CV

Whenever I look at a CV I am always delighted to see that the applicant has spent time working with McDonalds. The number one thing it tells me is that the person is a grafter – keen, willing to work hard and most importantly of all equipped with a wide range of ‘soft skills’ including […]

Celebrating the centenary on Shackleton’s footsteps.

Falkland, South Georgia & Antarctica 30 Oct – 20 Nov 2016 I 22 day expedition cruise In May 1916 Shackleton and two of his loyal companions set out on an unprecedented crossing of the South Georgia icecap to reach the whaling station of Stromness to seek help for his party left behind on Elephant Island. Charlie […]

Explore Alternative Education

Students in mainstream education can tap into a unique form of learning thanks to a programme offered by YMCA Lincolnshire. YMCA Lincolnshire’s The Showroom Activity and Conference Centre on Tritton Road, Lincoln works with local schools to provide young people with a chance to explore a bespoke learning experience outside of a regular school environment. […]


  − The International Cinema Industry celebrates Discovery Education’s efforts to raise awareness for the “Why Remember?” campaign by presenting the number one non-fiction media company with a Gold Cindy Award. −   United Kingdom, 30 July 2015— Discovery Education received a Gold Cindy Award in the International Cinema in Industry (CINDY) competition’s education category […]

What to look for in a private tutor

Knowing how to choose a private tutor can be a daunting and difficult decision. In this post, we look at some of the key things you need to look out for – what questions you need to be asking, and how the whole process should work.  So you’ve decided to get a private tutor? Whether […]


Dimplex’s new LSTS low surface temperature electric towel rail offers safety, efficiency and easy installation for convenient towel warming in a wide range of sectors including healthcare, education, retirement homes, sheltered housing and public restrooms. The LSTS model is surface temperature regulated to 43°C, meeting NHS guidance notes on safe-surface temperature and eliminating the risk […]