VGC Group joins forces with charity to promote construction industry to students

Three VGC Group senior directors – managing director Laurence Mckidd, group services director Ciara Pryce and HR manager Laura Perry – have volunteered to join the charity’s local advisory boards, partnering with seven schools and one sixth form ...

New generation Prowise personal devices

Prowise presents the latest generation personal devices. The Prowise Chromebooks, Prowise All-in-One PCs and Prowise EduBook 360 are better aligned with the needs of the education sector than ever before. Adding devices to the classroom realises ...

PRIMARY TEACHER RECEIVES GOLD AWARD FROM TOP BRITISH ATHLETES TODAY

LEWISHAM TEACHER RECEIVES GOLD AWARD FROM TOP BRITISH ATHLETES Aled Davies and Bianca Williams pay special visit to London’s St Mary Magdalen School A Lewisham teacher has received a national award from two top British athletes after helping his ...

Education recruiter responds to Labour’s proposals for National Substitute Teacher Register

Shadow Education Secretary, Angela Rayner, this week announced plans for a Labour government to save cash strapped schools over half a billion pounds a year through a major shake-up of the supply teacher system. Proposals include the introduction of ...

A Senior Pupil’s Moving Account of the Battlefields of Belgium

As a member of the English Department’s Talented Writers’ Group, senior pupil, Sofia in Year 9 at Manor House, candidly shares some of her thoughts about the Year 9 Battlefields Trip. This is a moving account of one girl’s ...

Primary schools invited to create an extraordinary school play with National Theatre’s Let’s Play programme

The National Theatre is inviting primary schools looking for inspiration for their end of term play to take part in its Let’s Play programme. Let’s Play provides everything that teachers need to create an outstanding piece of theatre and inspire ...

New online platform set to revolutionise EdTech solutions for schools

A new online platform is launching to help primary and secondary teachers discover, evaluate and choose the right type of EdTech solutions for their schools. Available for free from October, Edtech Impact has been created by Innovate My School and ...

Econocom Re-appointed approved digital services provider for Schools Leasing Framework

Richmond-upon-Thames, 24 September 2018: Econocom UK, a leading provider of digital transformation solutions, has been awarded the contract as the approved provider of compliant lease finance for the “Schools Leasing Framework” for the ...

MCCAIN FOODSERVICE OFFERS SCHOOL FARMING PRIZE TO KICK-OFF ‘ROOTED IN BRITAIN’ CAMPAIGN

To kick-off its ‘Rooted in Britain’ campaign, which celebrates British farming heritage, McCain Foodservice has launched a prize draw to give primary school caterers, across the UK, the chance to win their pupils an educational day on the farm, in ...

Healthier, more sustainable food menus hit UK primary schools

Around three million meals going meat-free Thousands of children have returned to school for the new academic year to new-look menus. A range of healthier, more sustainable meat-free menu options have been introduced as part of the new School Plates ...

The National Young Mathematicians’ Awards are BACK – BIGGER than ever!

• Inspiring the next generation of mathematicians • Maths competition for primary AND secondary school children • Closing date to enter 19th October. Finalists compete in Grand Final at University of Cambridge in January Explore Learning’s National ...

Active Schools Challenge gets kids moving for National Fitness Day

To coincide with this year’s National Fitness Day, the curriculum based active lessons provider, imoves, has launched the ‘Active Schools Challenge’ free to all UK schools, as part of its mission to get every classroom active every day by 2022. ...