Dolly Parton’s UK Imagination Library Conference reveals new research into how the scheme is preparing children for primary school

Research reveals ongoing benefits from inspiring a love of reading in preschool children Nottingham first UK city to host the Dolly Parton Imagination Library Conference Dolly Parton Imagination Library has distributed 80 million books to pre-school ...

Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th Birthday : Schools Join Windsor Castle Broadcast and Tea Party

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN’S 90TH BIRTHDAY: SCHOOLS JOIN WINDSOR CASTLE BROADCAST AND TEA PARTY ‘Happy Birthday, Your Majesty’ streamed live from Windsor Castle into classrooms around the world on Friday Over 800,000 students from schools around the world ...

Survey reveals how teachers really feel about Progress 8

Over 35 per cent have little or no understanding of the new measures   A recent survey on teachers’ understanding of the Government’s new accountability measures, Progress 8 and Attainment 8, has revealed that over 35 per cent of teachers feel ...

8 in 10 schools and academies struggling to balance their books

Balancing the budget is becoming ‘significantly more difficult’ for 78 per cent of schools and academies, new research has found.   A study of 265 school leaders* by HCSS Education, a leading education finance specialist, found that 81 per cent ...

Kaspersky Lab Races To Sign Up For The Digital Kids Show

Kaspersky Lab is gearing up for the inaugural Digital Kids Show taking place on 29 and 30 October 2016 at EventCity in Manchester.   The Internet security provider Kaspersky Lab has signed up to host a get safe online zone, teaching children the ...

Europe’s first distance learning MA Fine Art graduates’ exhibition showcasing at The Civic

Europe’s first online MA Fine Art degree show is taking place at in Barnsley this June.  The eleven artists, collectively exhibiting as X1, come from England, Mauritius, Oman, Scotland, Spain, Thailand and the USA. For the first time, this exhibition ...

TEENAGERS REVEAL SUICIDAL FEELINGS TO ONLINE RESOURCE…

AN AWARD-winning online resource which gives young people confidential advice and support has revealed that feeling suicidal is one of the top worries that many 14-16-year-olds face.   Insight4Life, which operates its Zumos programme in schools ...

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN’S 90TH BIRTHDAY: SCHOOLS INVITED TO JOIN WINDSOR CASTLE BROADCAST AND HOST TEA PARTIES WORLDWIDE

  ‘Happy Birthday, Your Majesty’ will be streamed live from Windsor Castle into classrooms on 10th June Schools around the world are being encouraged to take part in a special live broadcast next month and host tea parties to celebrate the ...

DOLLY PARTON’S IMAGINATION LIBRARY UK NOW OPERATING IN ALL 32 LOCAL AUTHORITIES ACROSS SCOTLAND

  Books delivered through the programme helping looked after children engage in reading and also wider bonding with families Dolly Parton records special message (http://dollyparton.com/imagination_library/bookbug-week-in-scotland/11571) to ...

Cifas calls on the Government to introduce new measures to help tackle fraud in this year’s Queen’s Speech

Cifas, the UK’s leading fraud prevention service, has asked the Government to include policy and legislative changes that will make tackling financial crime a clear priority in this year’s Queen’s Speech. Last year Cifas recorded 320,900 frauds on ...

Research reveals profound impact of learning environment conditions on performance

Creative project developer, Kickstarter today announced the findings of its Learnometer research report. The report explores and measures the optimal environmental conditions for learning.   Following a week in which children have been sitting ...

EduTECH exhibitor, Double First Ltd, scoops 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise ~ Stand 110, EduTECH, 30 May – 1 June, Brisbane, Australia ~

EduTECH exhibitor, Double First Ltd, the developer of Engage educational software, is delighted to announce it has won a 2016 Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade, in recognition of its export growth since 2008.   The firm has ...