NEW EDUCATION COMMUNICATION NETWORK LAUNCHED

  ‘The Whole-school Communication & Engagement Platform’ for Education Comes to the UK Hall/Stand D365, BETT, 25th– 28th January 2017, Excel London   19th January 2017   A new two-way, whole school educational communication ...

ULTRA SUSTAINABLE “AMAZING BUILDING” FOR REDMOOR ACADEMY

Thursday 19 January 2017 Redmoor Academy in Hinckley, Leicestershire hosted a grand opening for their new two-storey ultra-efficient “Schoolhaus” building which forms the academy’s Business and Enterprise Centre: with 8 classrooms, a meeting space, ...

Groupcall celebrates 15 years of innovation at Bett 2017

Groupcall celebrates 15-year anniversary at Bett The event will see the unveiling of Emerge Desktop, the integration of new parental payment software into the Messenger Ecosystem, and demonstrations of how XVault can support multi-academy trusts ...

Almost a third of 11 to 16 year-olds isolate themselves because of body image anxiety

Be Real Campaign launches Body Confidence Campaign Toolkit for Schools to tackle low body confidence in the classroom Almost a third (30%) of secondary school pupils isolate themselves to avoid activities because of body image anxiety while more than ...

A new report into digital resilience from family internet safety experts Parent Zone asks ‘Is it time to rethink online parental controls?’

 Ordinary Magic for the Digital Age: Understanding Digital Online Resilience by Rachel Rosen Instinctively, adults who care about children want to protect them from risk and prevent them having bad experiences online. The trouble is that we cannot ...

Teachers to get hands-on with computing and STEM solutions at Bett 2017

LEGO Education, supported by Hope Education for primary and JTRS for secondary, will deliver workshops at Bett 2017 that show teachers how hands-on learning using technology and computing can benefit STEM classrooms Every teacher who  prebooks and ...

Work starts on £45 million specialist education provision for Leeds

  Leeds City Council has embarked upon an ambitious scheme that involves a £45 million capital investment to build three new special schools in the city. The scheme involves partnership with Wellspring Academy Trust, a Trust with specialism in ...

New website launched to help schools link with parents more effectively

12 January 2017: EES for Schools has today announced the release of its new home-school communications website, Target Tracker Link. The addition complements the existing Target Tracker software that is used by more than one in four primary schools ...

Half of students predict online tracking of study habits would result in higher grades

Almost half of university students (47%) predict they would achieve better grades if their lecturers were able to track their study habits and progress throughout the academic year, according to new research.   The University of the Future ...

Boosting student performance and well-being at Ormiston Sudbury Academy

Kingswood’s ‘Realise Your Potential’ course develops the resilience and skills students need to succeed not only in academic learning but in work and wider life   The school Ormiston Sudbury Academy (OSA) in Suffolk is a mainstream state school for ...

Safeguarding in a modern world: SSS Learning debuts fresh approach to online training at Education Show 2017

  Schools and nurseries can now deliver the highest quality safeguarding training to meet statutory and Ofsted inspection requirements, whilst making vast cost savings with SSS Learning’s new e-learning courses, debuting at the Education Show ...

Scotland’s first prep school seals deal with IT solutions provider

  Multi-platform IT solutions provider Opal has bolstered its position in the education market by adding the oldest independent boarding and day prep school in Scotland to its client list. Founded in 1873, Cargilfield School was the first prep school ...