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Steve McQueen to create portrait of London’s Year 3 pupils

Tate Britain, Artangel and A New Direction invite every primary school in the capital to take part in one of Steve McQueen’s most ambitious works to date Turner Prize-winning artist and Oscar-winning filmmaker Steve McQueen, together with Tate Britain, Artangel and A New Direction, today announced one of the world’s most ambitious contemporary art projects: […]

LOOKING ONLINE IS THE WAY TO SAVE TEACHERS’ PRECIOUS TIME

Jamil Khalil, CEO of online content creation platform Wakelet, explores how Teachers can reduce their daily workload with the help of innovative content curation tools. A recent YouGov survey by an education charity revealed that 75 per cent of UK teachers are reporting symptoms of stress. It is common knowledge that teacher workloads are on […]

First ever multi-player AR game is created for schools

• Ground-breaking game was designed by teachers at Twinkl to bring AR into the classroom • ‘Little Red’ teaches children to collaborate as they code The first ever augmented reality product for multi-players and devices has been launched by Twinkl Educational Publishing today (Tuesday 18th September). The game ‘Little Red’ is the latest edu-tech offering […]

CYPHER LEARNING releases new features for its products NEO and MATRIX

Both schools and businesses will benefit from personalised learning paths and detailed competency-based assessment CYPHER LEARNING, the company that specializes in providing learning platforms for organizations around the world, announced the launch of several new features for its two learning management systems (LMS); NEO, designed for schools and universities, and MATRIX, created for businesses. The […]

Scotland’s first ‘Fintech Skills Academy’ launches in response to growth of sector

~ Fife paves way for model offering specialist Fintech training for students ~ A consortium of international Fintech companies together with Fife Council, Fife College and Fintech Scotland, have joined forces to launch Scotland’s first ‘Fintech Skills Academy’. The consortium, which includes Renovite Technologies and Ingenico Group, officially launched the Fintech Skills Academy at the […]

BAFTA BRINGS KIDS ROADSHOW TO ISLE OF ARRAN ON TUESDAY 18 SEPTEMBER

Children’s TV presenters Lindsey Russell and Ben Shires to host the BAFTA Kids Roadshow for seven primary schools at Arran High School The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) is bringing its flagship BAFTA Kids Roadshow to the Isle of Arran, Scotland this month. BBC Children’s TV presenters, Lindsey Russell (Blue Peter) and […]

University of Hull Students’ Union invests in digital ordering

University of Hull Students’ Union has become the first higher education facility to invest in digital ordering from Preoday University of Hull students will benefit from a new digital ordering and table delivery service when they return to their studies on the 15th September. Students and staff can now use the Union’s Preoday-powered mobile app […]

BAFTA ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS FROM UK AND CHINA

Eleven students join global community of BAFTA Scholars London, 12 September: The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced the names of eight British and three Chinese students who will receive BAFTA scholarships this year to study film, games and television courses in the UK. In addition to financial aid, the BAFTA […]