Eco-Schools launches new campaign to help schools ‘Cut Your Carbon’

When it comes to cutting carbon emissions it can be difficult for schools to know where to start.   Eco-Schools’ new ‘Cut Your Carbon’ campaign is here to help schools do just that with a few very simple actions.  We have less ...

HYUNDAI TO OFFER 25,000 CHILDREN SCHOOL TRIPS IN 2023

  The Great British School Trip is open to all teachers across the UK by registering interest at https://greatbritishschooltrips.co.uk/  Hyundai is investing £1 million in a programme of school trips    The initiative ...

Free tool accurately assesses pupils’ online competencies and resilience for a digital life

Teachers can now accurately assess pupils’ online competencies and resilience for a digital life using SafeSkills – a valuable free resource for all schools featuring an online quiz for pupils in higher primary and lower secondary, and an inbuilt ...

Learn from anywhere: The future of education and how technology can support it

  By Neil Bailey, Senior Sales Manager, Education at CDW UK & Matt Eccles, Education Business Development Manager at Lenovo UK & Ireland In a world of “work from anywhere,” people also want to “learn from anywhere”. As Higher Education ...

Encouraging a love for reading during the holidays and beyond

By David Camps, headteacher at Nechells Academy, E-ACT It’s well documented that reading provides benefits beyond children’s academic success, including supporting cognitive development; improving imagination and creativity; enhancing wellbeing and ...

Extracurricular activities during a cost-of-living crisis? Yes, it is possible

    By Sue-Ellen Lamb, Head of School – Race Leys Junior School One of the main goals of the education sector is to enrich and improve the lives of all students. This includes reaching out to support the wider community and is a major ...

Teacher Wellbeing Index 2022: record numbers plan to leave profession as mental health suffers

  Record numbers of UK teachers and education staff have considered leaving the sector in the past academic year due to pressures on their mental health and wellbeing. Over half of this group have actively sought to change or leave their current ...

DfE launches Prevent Duty Self-Assessment Tool to help schools safeguard children from radicalisation and extremism

  The Department for Education has released its new Prevent Duty Self-Assessment Tool for Schools – an easy-to-use resource designed to help Designated Safeguarding Leads (DSLs) and wider Senior Leadership Teams (SLTs) implement the ...

Approach to Welsh Government uniform proposals could increase bullying and discrimination according to new research

New research has shown that more than 50% of schools across Wales use uniforms to reduce discrimination and almost a half of schools have a compulsory uniform to prevent bullying.   The findings come as the schoolwear industry has highlighted ...

Bournemouth Pupils Use Technology To Unite for Anti-Bullying Week

  Bournemouth school children have been celebrating Anti-Bullying Week by using the latest in educational technology to learn about friendships, kindness and how to stay safe online.    Pupils from Kingsleigh Primary School took part ...

KnowBe4 Launches New Mobile Learner App for Anytime, Anywhere Cybersecurity Learning

  KnowBe4 empowers end users by introducing security awareness and compliance training on the go at no additional cost  London, UK (November 28, 2022) – KnowBe4, the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated ...

VIP’s cut the ribbon on Eastbourne’s new SEND school

  Morgan Sindall Construction’s Southern Home Counties business celebrated the completion of Eastbourne’s new special educational needs (SEN) school, Summerdown, with an opening ceremony on ...