British Science Association and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation announce new education initiative for UK students

New competition to recognise young people’s science and technology work to find solutions for global health and development issues   London, 26 October 2016: Today, the British Science Association have announced a new extra-curricular initiative ...

BIRMINGHAM SCHOOL HOSTS NATIONAL DIGITAL TEACHING EVENT

  Teachers from some of the UK’s leading digital schools gathered in Birmingham on Friday, to share the very latest ideas for using technology in the classroom. Hosted by Greet Primary School, the event brought together over 80 educators as part ...

Digitising parental communication saves Oxfordshire school £12,000 in just one year

At The Warriner School in Oxfordshire, school-to-home communications were a big issue. Trying to keep parents engaged and informed about what was going on in the school was time-consuming, costly, sporadic and often unreliable. School staff dreamed ...

A British feast of a Fortnight

The 15th British Food Fortnight which took place from 17 Sept-2 Oct 2016 recorded another great year of celebrations with schools, shops, pubs, restaurants, hospitals and communities across the country flying the flag for our great British produce. ...

NEW! School Group Visits Introduced at BBC Gardeners’ World Live

  NEC Birmingham 15-18 June 2017   BBC Gardeners’ World Live organisers are pleased to announce that a new schools initiative is to be introduced at the NEC Show, 15-18 June 2017. Schools will be able to book special tickets for either ...

Altwood students create nature haven to support wildlife and grow organic produce

Altwood students have created a nature haven at the school as part of its science and gardening club The area features a wild garden pond and an organic vegetable garden Students have been working on the project during lunchtimes and after school ...

Children at Mon Ami Helping to Save LIVES

Children at Mon Ami Helping to Save LIVES | Shooting Star PR Marketing Digital  Children, parents and staff at Mon Ami Children’s Nurseries have raised almost £1,600 for the Lincolnshire first responders charity LIVES. All four nurseries in Wragby, ...

UK CODE WEEK: PUPILS LAUNCH NATIONAL CODING CAMPAIGN

  Over 100 pupils from UK primary schools gathered at a special event in London on Friday to mark the start of UK Code Week. The initiative, now in its 4th year, aims to make coding more accessible – by encouraging schools, businesses and ...

THE 3DUCATION GENERATION

Dremel’s new 3D40 Idea Builder boasts a bigger build platform, WiFi connectivity and a touch screen for easy use   Bringing 3Ducation to life and integrating the latest print tech solutions into the classroom to help inspire students from STEM ...

Senior appointments at Heathfield Primary School

Heathfield Primary School in Darlington, part of the Heathfield Academy Trust, has made two strategic appointments to bolster its senior leadership team. Rebecca Pavey has been appointed as executive head, while Helen Tarokh has taken the reins as ...

GAS to represent North East at National Apprenticeship Awards

A Seaham-based cost management specialist will fly the flag for North East businesses after scooping top spot in the regional heats of the National Apprenticeship Awards. Seaham-based Great Annual Savings Group (GAS) was named ‘Newcomer SME of the ...

City of London School Receives Huge Security Boost From Synel UK

With over 25 years of experience, Synel UK are passionate helping schools streamline their operations, save precious teaching time, ensure high levels of security and reduce administrations costs without having the need for manual registration. ...