Kajima completes first of seven new secondary schools in £135 million project

As part of the Priority Schools Building Programme, the project will provide over 8,000 pupils                 with new purpose-built school facilities   14 September 2016 – Award-winning developer and investor, Kajima is pleased to announce ...

British Red Cross launches free earthquake teaching resource for geography teachers

The British Red Cross, supported by the Geographical Association, has launched a new, free educational resource for geography teachers. Natural disasters: earthquakes is a curriculum-led geography teaching resource that draws on the recent ...

PPL and PRS for Music announce joint music licence for nurseries

UK music licensing bodies PPL and PRS for Music are committed to providing simple and efficient music licensing for nurseries   As part of their commitment to simplify music licensing for customers, music licensing organisations PPL and PRS ...

Independent Schools Show 2016 Launches with Stellar Speaker Line-up

Patrick Derham (Headmaster, Westminster School) among “who’s who” list of speakers Country’s largest school open day – over 200 independent schools set to attend Free ‘early bird’ tickets available until 30 September The Independent Schools ...

ROALD DAHL GOES DIGITAL: DISCOVERY EDUCATION LAUNCHES NEW RESOURCES AND PUPIL COMPETITION

ROALD DAHL GOES DIGITAL: DISCOVERY EDUCATION LAUNCHES NEW RESOURCES AND PUPIL COMPETITION Primary school pupils are being invited to take part in a Wonka-inspired competition, and use new digital resources, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the ...

Don’t forget to remember….

The Junior Memory Championship is now open for entries Now in its ninth year, The Junior Memory Championship™, a hugely popular nationwide memory championship for primary school children, is officially open for entries for 2017. Following on from ...

Careers Week is Coming to KidZania London

“Children can only be what they know exists.” Dr Ger Graus OBE 19th-23rd September 2016   Careers Week From 19th –23rd September 2016 KidZania London will be hosting its first ever Careers Week.   Land a plane with a pilot and cabin crew, ...

Codelocks introduces new ‘smart’ lock range

Advanced technology in a standalone lock enables easier access control   Newbury, Berkshire, 5 September 2016 – Codelocks announces availability of its first smart lock range, offering flexibility and convenience by providing a range of entry ...

HIGH DEMAND FOR NEW BESPOKE ACCOUNTING SOFTWARE FOR SCHOOLS

More than 120 schools and academies are set to introduce brand new accountancy software designed specifically for the education sector this month, after raising concerns that current systems are not fit for purpose.   The new software, HCSS ...

Because Handwriting Matters

To celebrate the age old act of putting pen to paper, online retailer and gift hub Pen Heaven present their Handwriting Matters campaign – launched to proliferate the art of handwriting and promote the many benefits associated with writing by hand. ...

Students demand results…by text

A Chester-based mobile marketing innovator has made Scottish students more connected to education than ever by sending out results by text.   Students traditionally receive their National Qualification results through the post from the ...

“We’re incredibly proud of our students; all their hard work has paid off”

Altwood students celebrate record GCSE results   Celebrations were in full swing today at Altwood Church of England School in Maidenhead, when students received their GCSE results.  This year saw the school achieve their best ever set of GCSE ...