DISCOVERY EDUCATION INVITES PARTNER SCHOOLS TO JOIN DIGITAL ‘DAY OF DISCOVERY’ IN BIRMINGHAM

Digital professional learning event will be held at Thinktank Birmingham Science Museum on 12th April Teachers from Discovery Education’s UK partner schools are invited to attend a unique ‘Day of Discovery’ next month, which will showcase the very ...

Half a Million Children a Step Closer to Rocket Science

Royal Horticultural Society and UK Space Agency rocket seeds returned to Earth from International Space Station this week Half a million children across the UK are a step closer to Rocket Science this week as rocket seeds that will be grown as part ...

UK National Apprenticeship Week: Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education host live virtual field trip for pupils worldwide

UK National Apprenticeship Week: Alcoa Foundation and Discovery Education host live virtual field trip for pupils worldwide   Schools invited to take part in live broadcast from the Alcoa Kitts Green plant in Birmingham on 4th March for exclusive ...

Educater to become sole online provider of STAT Sheffield tracking and assessment

Sheffield schools, Sheffield Council and leading tracking and assessment provider, Educater, have partnered together to develop STATonline, a system which helps schools to adapt to life after levels. Educater will become the sole online provider to ...

HCSS EDUCATION TOP RANKING FIRM IN SUNDAY TIMES’ 100 BEST SMALL COMPANIES TO WORK FOR

One of the UK’s leading education finance specialists, HCSS Education, has had a strong start to 2016 after being ranked in 69th place in the Sunday Times ‘Best Small Companies to Work For’. The company increased its position in the ranking table by ...

Leading manufacturer launches a brand new scheme to bring Design and Technology to the forefront of the curriculum

Leading supplier and installer of Design and Technology equipment for schools, HME Technology Ltd, has launched an innovative scheme in a bid to put Design and Technology (D&T) at the forefront of the National Curriculum, addressing the issue of ...

ACCLAIMED AUTHOR TO VISIT NURSERY AS BUSY BEES TRAINING ANNOUNCES THE WINNER OF ITS NATIONAL STORYTELLING COMPETITION

Apprentices from Busy Bees nurseries across the country captured the imaginations of young book worms as they brought stories to life and created their own story sacks as part of a competition by Busy Bees Training. The competition was launched to ...

Whistle While We Work – UK Employees a Happy Bunch

Over half of those in the educational profession think feeling valued in a job is a top priority 56 per cent of workers are self-motivators, driving themselves to succeed. More than two-thirds of workers enjoy collaborative working to achieve ...

Vienna summer school puts happiness score on economic radar

Developing a balance between economic progress and wider satisfaction factors is a subject area put firmly under the radar in a summer study programme held in Vienna.   The Alternative Economic and Monetary Systems (AEMS) course, which is open ...

EDUCATION, BODY IMAGE AND EMPLOYMENT TOP LIST OF MAJOR CAUSES OF HARM FOR YOUNG PEOPLE IN BRITAIN

-Agencies supporting UK’s young people need better collaboration to address increasingly complex issues says Central YMCA Chief- Research by charity Central YMCA has revealed the biggest causes of harm to young people in Britain today – with ...

WisePay launches SmartBooker service for sports facilities, room, equipment and hospitality bookings

WisePay has launched its new Smart-Booker software enabling schools and colleges to manage their premises intelligently, maximise usage and generate revenue. Sports facilities, rooms, equipment, IT and hospitality bookings can all be promoted and ...

Inadequate digital skills putting young people at risk of missing dream job

British businesses set to fall behind as nearly one in five businesses who employ young people say they lack the required digital skills   London, 11th February 2016 – The UK’s young people are very digitally savvy, however, they don’t know how ...