CALLING WALES’ BEST TEACHERS

The Professional Teaching Awards Cymru are back to celebrate the very best in Welsh education Education Secretary Kirsty Williams has announced the return of the Professional Teaching Awards Cymru to celebrate the commitment, dedication and hard work ...

NIKE AND DISCOVERY EDUCATION ANNOUNCE UK-WIDE PROGRAMME TO GET PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN MOVING

‘Active Schools’ will support teachers and parents to increase kids’ activity throughout the school day   A nationwide drive to get primary school children moving was announced by Nike and Discovery Education today. ‘Active Schools’ will encourage ...

Digital Schoolhouse hosts panel debate with games industry to encourage the next generation of tech talent

Digital Schoolhouse, the non-profit programme delivered by Ukie, the trade body for the UK’s games and interactive entertainment industry, hosted a panel debate with industry bodies and students in order to help tackle the digital skills gap. The ...

RM ANNOUNCE FREE FILTERING SOFTWARE FOR CHROMEBOOKS USERS

RM Education have announced that from this September onwards, their recently-launched filtering solution, RM Buzz, will be available for free to all managed Chromebooks in education.   Powered by RM SafetyNet, an established enterprise-level ...

“Mental Health must not be ignored” – Headmaster, Hydesville Tower School

“Mental Health must not be ignored,” said Mr Warren Honey, Headmaster at independent school, Hydesville Tower in Walsall, in his latest blog: “The Institute for Public Policy Research has recently released its findings (accessed here) ...

Digital Schoolhouse hosts panel debate with games industry to encourage the next generation of tech talent

Digital Schoolhouse, the non-profit programme delivered by Ukie, the trade body for the UK’s games and interactive entertainment industry, hosted a panel debate with industry bodies and students in order to help tackle the digital skills gap. The ...

PUPIL HEALTHY EATING AND BODY IMAGE: PRIMARY TEACHERS INVITED TO LEARN WITH SCIENCE AND NUTRITION EXPERTS

Free ‘Food For Thought’ event will offer ideas and inspiration to boost pupil health and wellbeing Primary school teachers from across the UK are being encouraged to join science, nutrition and health experts at a special event in London next month. ...

Looked After Children, poor academic achievement and transition into NEETdom – how can we change this dynamic?

Graham Baker, Chief Executive Officer, Outcomes First Group Graham Baker, Chief Executive Officer, Outcomes First Group, a leader in the provision of high outcome education and therapeutic care for children and adults with autism, complex needs and ...

Back Care Awareness Week Back Pain in Education

The annual Back Care Awareness Week, run by BackCare, the UK’s leading charity for those impacted by back or neck pain, is to take place between 2 and 6 October.  The theme this year is Back Pain in Education. Back pain is one of the top common ...

Acquisition of B11 Education Ltd adds ‘whole school improvement’ to Premier’s multi-faceted services

A world-leading UK sports education provider has purchased highly-successful school improvement company B11 Education Ltd, with the aim to enhance the quality of education available to thousands of children across the country. In a move to further ...

Research reveals concussion is a growing concern for education sector

Research¹ by specialist insurer, Ecclesiastical, has revealed that more than a third of educational establishments are concerned about the risks associated with students playing contact sports. When asked how worried they were about a series of ...

New product from British company Safety Pads makes pre-school nurseries and schools safer places

Sept 4th 2017. Wakefield, Yorkshire. Safety Pads has announced a colour range of custom fit safety pads and post protectors for pre-school nurseries and schools. The products are designed to decrease the likelihood of impact injuries in the nursery, ...