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CAKE FOR THE QUEEN

Win the opportunity for your school to visit Buckingham Palace by making a special birthday cake for Her Majesty The Queen! Following the hugely popular Cook for The Queen competition for children that was held for the Diamond Jubilee, the organisers, Love British Food, are inviting schools to join in this summer’s Royal celebrations and […]

Audio feedback: the key to learning languages

José Picardo, assistant principal and languages teacher at Surbiton High School, explains how Showbie’s audio feedback functionality makes learning a language more comprehensive, and more exciting for students. Surbiton High School is a 1:1 school, where every student and staff member has their own iPad or tablet device. While this is an encouraging step in […]

DISCOVERY EDUCATION INVITES PARTNER SCHOOLS TO JOIN DIGITAL ‘DAY OF DISCOVERY’ IN BIRMINGHAM

Digital professional learning event will be held at Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum on 12th April Teachers from Discovery Education’s UK partner schools are invited to attend a unique ‘Day of Discovery’ next month, which will showcase the very latest creative ideas and strategies for using digital resources in the classroom. ‘Day of Discovery Birmingham’ will […]

Half a Million Children a Step Closer to Rocket Science

Royal Horticultural Society and UK Space Agency rocket seeds returned to Earth from International Space Station this week Half a million children across the UK are a step closer to Rocket Science this week as rocket seeds that will be grown as part of Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and UK Space Agency educational initiative, Rocket […]

UK National Apprenticeship Week: Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education host live virtual field trip for pupils worldwide

UK National Apprenticeship Week: Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education host live virtual field trip for pupils worldwide   Schools invited to take part in live broadcast from the Alcoa Kitts Green plant in Birmingham on 4th March for exclusive look at careers available in today’s advanced manufacturing industry   Secondary schools from across the UK […]