NEW ENGLISH SET TEXTS ADDED TO DISCOVERY EDUCATION SECONDARY SERVICE IN RESPONSE TO UPDATED GCSES AND SCHOOL PARTNERS’ NEEDS

  − Discovery Education, as part of its core mission to empower teachers and engage pupils with high-quality, engaging digital content, adds over seventy videos and teaching resources for English set texts to prepare students and teachers for ...

Evidence and research take centre stage at ESIC 2015

A global audience of more than 400 researchers, scientists and professionals joined the SI Network (UK & Ireland) on September 10 to 12 for three days of life changing learning at ESIC in Birmingham, both in person and online via live streaming. ...

Pupil exposure to ICT continues to rise despite its value being questioned

Despite a recent OECD report questioning the value of classroom technology, UK schools continue to increase the amount of teaching time using ICT.   The British Educational Suppliers Association’s (BESA) annual ‘ICT in UK State Schools’ research ...

The search for the nation’s best young Mathematicians is here!

National Young Mathematicians’ Awards Return The UK’s biggest maths competition for school teams across the country has returned.  The National Young Mathematicians’ Awards, which are open to teams of four children aged 9 to 11 from schools all over ...

DISCOVERY EDUCATION HOSTS VIRTUAL PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT SESSION EMPOWERING EDUCATORS TO TEACH CODING

  − 2015 Coding Camp provides educators activities and tools to equip pupils with the critical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary to be competitive in a digital age. −   United Kingdom September 2015— Pupils may have had a brief ...

Sahara Attributes AV Award Success To Early Adoption Of New Technologies By Schools And Colleges

At this year’s AV Industry Awards, it is the education technology providers that are set to create a storm and lead the way in terms of innovation and development.   Kevin and Nigel Batley, founders and directors of Sahara Presentation Systems plc, ...

HCSS EDUCATION ANNOUNCES MULTI-MILLION POUND TURNOVER

A Macclesfield-based education finance software company has revealed ambitious new growth plans, which are set to create dozens of new jobs for the local area, following its announcement of a 48 per cent increase in turnover. HCSS Education, which ...

New Level of Climbing Available at The Showroom

Youngsters can advance their climbing skills at Lincolnshire’s largest indoor climbing centre, following the launch of its new bouldering wall and national accreditation. The climbing centre, located in The Showroom on Tritton Road, has recently been ...

Ensuring excellence in staff induction

Denise Inwood, Former Assistant Head Teacher and Managing Director of BlueSky, creators of BlueSky Education, the leading online performance management, professional learning and self-evaluation solution for schools, shares how schools can ensure ...

PERSIL LAUNCHES INITIATIVE TO HELP 10M CHILDREN ACCESS QUALITY EDUCATION

Persil ‘Learning for Tomorrow’ initiative in partnership with UNICEF to help more children access new learning experiences   September, London – Today Persil launches the Learning for Tomorrow Initiative, its first step in committing to help ...

Setting the standards for safe Food Service Allergen Management

Assessing where allergen cross contact and contamination can occur from the supply chain through to the kitchen and then on to a customer requires the same due diligence as food safety management.   Whereas companies have been getting to grips ...

Holiday activity booking and payments made easy with online solution from WisePay

  WisePay has launched a new 24/7 online Holiday Activity Booking and Payment Service, designed to simplify the marketing and management processes for Independent Schools offering extra-curricular  courses to both their own pupils and additional ...