Hallfield children are on top of the world after raising over £3,200 in a bid to end world hunger

Two pupils from Hallfield School conquered Mount Snowdon and raised a whopping £3,236 to feed less fortunate children hundreds of miles away. Siblings, Sian Doal in Year 6 and Mohini Doal in Year 5 at the Edgbaston school, were the youngest of the ...

VODAFONE UK LAUNCHES INITIATIVES TO EXPAND DIGITAL SKILLS

To help build the UK’s digital future, Vodafone has today announced new education and mentoring programmes developed for university students, digital entrepreneurs and Vodafone employees interested in a digital career. These programmes form part of a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Evans Cycles launch national ‘Bike to school’ competition for UK primary schools

– Aims to educate children about the wider benefits of cycling through creation of cycling themed poems & classroom based activities – Winning school to receive British Cycling HSBC Go-Ride skills session with six-time Olympic ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

LOCAL SCHOOLS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR £500 WORTH OF FREE RESOURCES AND TRAINING

As children all across the country return to the classroom and summer holidays become but a distant memory, schools in Great Britain are being encouraged to apply for up £500 worth of free outdoor learning resources, enabling children to get hands on ...

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 ...