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Teaching Creative Writing: From Craft to Technique

As every teacher of English knows, one of the most enjoyable and also mindbogglingly difficult parts of the job is the business of teaching a type of writing that, when successful, sees children make an art of their imagination. For anyone middle aged or above, such a thing is simply learning how to write a […]

Back To BASIC

The release of the free FUZE BASIC V3 for Raspberry Pi makes learning to code easier and more accessible than ever   June 2015: UK based company, FUZE Technologies Ltd, has taken programming back to its roots and announced that FUZE BASIC can now be downloaded for free from www.fuze.co.uk for all Raspberry Pi users. […]

Start-ups invited to celebrate the future of education technology at Bett 2016

Following its success in 2015, Futures is returning to Bett 2016, providing inspirational ed-tech start-ups with the opportunity to showcase their products and services to more than 35,000 visitors.   As the new purpose-built home for the world’s most inspiring ed-tech start-ups, Futures was launched at Bett 2015, in collaboration with the UK’s leading education […]

Tablet adoption continues to rise; barriers to adoption shift

BESA releases ‘Tablets and connectivity’ research   Tablet use in schools continues to rise as barriers to adoption shift, new research from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) has revealed.   The annual ‘Tablets and Connectivity’ survey of 632 UK schools (335 primary, 297 secondary), conducted in June 2015, suggests that 71 per cent of […]

NEW PHONICS CONTENT ADDED TO DISCOVERY EDUCATION ESPRESSO PRIMARY SERVICE IN RESPONSE TO NEEDS OF SCHOOL PARTNERS

− Discovery Education, as part of its core mission to empower teachers and engage pupils with high-quality, engaging digital content, adds more than 230 learning activities to Espresso to accommodate school partners’ needs. −     UNITED KINGDOM (25 June 2015) – Discovery Education announced today the addition of 230 learning activities based on the […]

EdStart Fitness App for Schools – Powered By iPEGS Technology = Healthy Living For Children Across The North West June 2015

iPEGS Ltd is delighted to announce an exciting new partnership with EdStart. iPEGS is a mobile app development company who specialise in form building solutions designed to reduce paper usage and increase efficiency via digital data collection. As part of EdStart’s innovative new health and fitness programme for schools the iPEGS Form Builder App was […]

10 Ways to Green Your School – Words By J.H. Fearless

10 Ways to Green Your School  by J.H. Fearless A Guide for Students and Parents Twenty percent of Americans go to school every day. That’s 60 million students, teachers, faculty, and staff who work and learn on our nation’s campuses. And while many schools struggle with funding, standards, and behavior, the issues of the environment […]