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New Funding…

National deafblind charity Sense today (25 November) responded to the publication of the Comprehensive Spending Review and the Government’s promise to increase the amount of free childcare available to parents. Deputy Head of Public Policy, Kate Fitch said: “We are pleased that the Government has announced an additional £300 million of funding for the Nursery […]

EasiLume’s LEDs fit the bill for Focus School

EasiLume has just completed an LED lighting project for the Focus Learning Trust School at Stoke Poges. Commissioned by Atlas Solutions Ltd, EasiLume designed, supplied and managed the complete lighting project as part of the refurbishment of the school. The school was fitted throughout with LED lights, using LED panels and fittings from EasiLume’s Cavona […]

LEADING DIGITAL SCHOOLS TO NETWORK AT DISCOVERY EDUCATION CONFERENCE

Teachers from some of the UK’s leading digital schools will gather at a major new digital education conference on HMS Belfast in London next week (Friday 27th November). DENapalooza London is organised by Discovery Education, the UK’s fastest growing provider of digital content and professional development for schools. Over 65 of Discovery’s partner teachers, who […]

NI school leaders attend the inaugural Inspire conference showcasing latest education technology

More than 400 education experts gathered at the Titanic Centre in Belfast on the 17th November for Inspire 2015, a conference showcasing some of the world’s leading educational technology. Supported by Google for Education and HP Inc, the event was the first Capita and C2k Inspire Conference for School Leaders. Delegates – including teachers from […]

Nureva announces the Span™ classroom collaboration system

Calgary, Alberta — November 19, 2015 — Nureva Inc., an award-winning collaboration-solutions company, announces two models of the Span classroom collaboration system, the WM210e and the WM220e. Designed for use in classrooms, media centers and innovation labs, the Span classroom collaboration system draws upon familiar, simple and flexible tools already widely used in paper-based creative […]

NEW PYTHON AND HTML UNITS ADDED TO THE POPULAR AND ENGAGING DISCOVERY EDUCATION CODING SERVICE FOR PRIMARY SCHOOLS

− New units in Python and HTML in Discovery Education Coding allow teachers to extend their pupils’ learning beyond block coding into real-life coding languages. −   United Kingdom, 16 November 2015— Discovery Education released two new coding units which introduce pupils to Python, an open-source language with many commercial applications, and HTML, a language […]

HCSS EDUCATION STRENTGHENS SCHOOL OUTREACH TEAM WITH SENIOR APPOINTMENT

HCSS Education, one of the UK’s leading education finance specialists, has appointed an experienced school business manager to its school outreach team to help forge strong relationships with schools and academies and provide them with expert financial guidance. Karen Rudd will join the Macclesfield company as an account manager, where she will be responsible for […]

Online CPD- accredited training module to ensure schools and academies comply with their statutory ‘Prevent Duty’ to help prevent radicalisation and extremism

Training provider SSS Learning Ltd announces the launch of ‘Preparing for Prevent’, the easy-to-use, cost-effective online training resource, enabling schools and academies to ensure they comply with their statutory ‘Prevent’ duties and help protect those vulnerable to radicalisation, extremism or being drawn into terrorism.   Under section 26 of the Counter-Terrorism and Security Act 2015 […]

Bett Awards 2016– Finalists Announced

The finalists for the 18th annual Bett Awards have been announced by Bett organisers i2i Events Group, and partners the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA).   The awards, considered to be the most prominent in the sector, received an impressive amount of quality entries, a strong indication of the innovation and commitment of the education […]