Dyspraxia and dyslexia explained and embraced in lively series of illustrated children’s books

Vibrant and educational collection of children’s illustrated stories exploring, and embracing, differences—from autism to dyspraxia and dyslexia— hoping to promote positive and lively discussions both at home and in school on ...

MARVELLOUS MONSTERS AT LONGLEAT

  From giant, animatronic insects and hands-on bug sessions, to creepy crawly workshops and bug-themed films, Longleat is set to be overrun by all things insectile this Easter (8th April).   ‘Marvellous Monsters’, which runs ...

London Grid for Learning wins ERA Award for online-safety resource ‘CyberPass’

LGfL's diagnostic online-safety tool CyberPass has received a prestigious 2017 Education Resources Award in the key category 'Primary Resource or Equipment (including ICT)'   Educational not-for-profit the London Grid for Learning is ...

First student eSports tournament hits London with PlayStation’s backing

Digital Schoolhouse, powered by PlayStation, has launched an eSports Tournament designed to inspire students by exposing them to careers within the video games, eSports and creative industries. Taking place on Tuesday 4 April at the Gfinity London ...

Budget 2017: reaction

Comments to be by-lined to Rosi Prescott, CEO of leading education, health and wellbeing charity, Central YMCA “As an organisation that has helped steer many thousands of young people through an apprenticeship, the announcement by the Chancellor ...

SCHOOLCHILDREN ACROSS THE COUNTRY GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO ATTEND THE WORLD PARA ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS LONDON 2017

Double Paralympic champion Libby Clegg launches nationwide schools ticket offer for the World Para Athletics Championships (14-23 July) The success of the London schools ticket offer and demand for 90,000 tickets has resulted in the initiative ...

PPG LAUNCHES NEW MASTERCLASS WITH THE NATIONAL SPACE ACADEMY TO BRING COLOUR TO CHEMISTRY

PPG has partnered with the National Space Academy to inspire young people to pursue STEM and space-sector careers through a series of chemistry masterclasses.   To launch the programme, PPG hosted an exclusive preview event at its UK ...

BRITISH THORNTON MAKES LATEST TRUDY FURNITURE LAUNCH CHILD’S PLAY

NEW TRUDY FURNITURE IS UK’S FIRST ANTI-BACTERIAL NURSERY RANGE   3 March 2017   The country’s largest educational furniture manufacturer, British Thornton, has launched the UK’s first full range of antibacterial furniture into the highly ...

Freedesk AB unveils further products for quality of life improvements to everyday activities

With two new product launches, Freedesk AB (“Freedesk”) is now broadening its range of products to further contribute to an active, productive and healthy everyday life. With Freedesk Personal Space and Freedesk Lap Top Stand, the potential for ...

Shabby Schools Are Failing Students & Teachers According To Education Sector Boss

New Research Reveals Major Decline in Spend on Learning Environments    The head of one of the UK’s leading education sector suppliers has said that a growing number of ‘shabby schools’ across the UK are not only failing pupils but are ...

New research reveals big drop off in poor children’s progress at secondary school

  Gap between poor pupils’ attainment at primary and secondary school is worsening Milburn: Closing the gap must be a ‘top of mind’ for schools and Government should set a new target for progress   Children from poor backgrounds ...

Finalists announced for the first international e-Assessment Awards

  Shortlisted finalists announced by The e-Assessment Association. The e-Assessment Association launched the brand new awards programme to celebrate the use of technology to enhance assessment worldwide. Sheer number of award entries ...