Multi-Academy Trust makes substantial changes in their IT infrastructure and becomes a technology leader. 

Essex-based Multi-Academy Trust became a beacon of technology in the area and an attractive choice for both students and schools looking to join the Trust thanks to the fully-managed, highly secure, cloud-based network solution designed to scale as ...

ICAEW LAUNCHES NEW MATHS RESOURCES FOR GCSE PUPILS

Free maths resources based on real-life scenarios, such as planning a summer holiday or analysing business performance, have been made available for GCSE pupils by chartered accountancy body WICAE.   ICAEW has partnered with online education ...

Award winning EdTech provider GCSEPod ran a survey on children’s mental health and attitudes to education

++ Over half of respondents not looking forward to examinations this year ++ ++ Almost two thirds of respondents say the chance to take exams is very important to them ++ ++ Almost 90 per cent of respondents say mental health is as important as ...

Warrington Primary School successfully trials ICU Pro for staff access

By Dr. Andrew O’Brien ICU Product Manager St Alban’s Catholic Primary School in Warrington have successfully trialled our ICU Pro biometric solution, utilising it to automate staff access. The system was implemented on a trial basis at the primary ...

Brighton Hill Community School supports teaching, learning and innovation with new, high-performance WiFI from Redway Networks

Brighton Hill Community School has future-proofed its network and delivered a secure, mobile learning environment for its students and staff with a new Cisco Meraki WiFi 6 solution from Redway Networks.  With student numbers doubling in the last ...

FREE WORKSHOPS TO TRAIN TEACHERS AS FIRST LINE OF DEFENCE IN ONLINE SAFETY

Teachers are being invited to take part in free online workshops to help them keep pupils safe online being held by award-winning youth engagement agency Beatfreeks. The ‘Train the Trainer’ webinars, which which will to equip teachers with the skills ...

New data reveals a 71% increase in children “at serious risk” online while using school devices

This Safer Internet Day (8th Feb), UK digital safeguarding specialist, Smoothwall, reveals a significant increase in children “at serious risk” online in 2021, compared to the previous year The 2022 Safer Internet Day theme focusses on gaming and ...

Parsons Green Prep announces new head

Parsons Green Prep is delighted to announce that Dr Pamela Edmonds will be joining PGP in September 2022 as the new Head.   Dr Edmonds is an experienced Head with considerable success as a senior leader in prep schools, with wider engagement as ...

iQuila’s Virtual Extended Network Buries VPN Misery and Waves Goodbye to Costly MPLS and SD-WAN Tech

  Virtual Network innovators revolutionise hybrid user access and offer cure to January’s Cyber Essentials headaches    Since the UK Government’s Cyber Essentials certification scheme began in 2014, its guidance on managing cyber ...

Post-pandemic, English Heritage relaunches its education programme to address plummeting school trips to heritage sites

– In 20/21, educational visits were at 1% of their normal annual level – – As we mark Children’s Mental Health Week, English Heritage is renewing its commitment to educational visits –   8 February 2022 – English Heritage ...

What is the outlook for food in 2022?

Oliver Hall, Managing Director at food procurement specialist allmanhall, looks at the outlook for the food industry for 2022, and concludes that there are still challenges to be faced   Inflation   As the annual pace of consumer price ...

Safer Internet Day: How to spot the signs of cyberbullying

Ahead of Safer Internet Day 2022 (8 February), online safeguarding experts are urging parents and carers to continue to keep a close watch on their child’s online activities and to be aware of the signs of cyberbullying.   More than 1.7million ...