DISCOVERY EDUCATION ANNOUNCED AS ‘EDUCATION EXPORTER OF THE YEAR’ FINALIST

Digital content provider shortlisted for prestigious industry prize at the Education Resources Awards   Discovery Education, the leading digital content provider for schools in the UK and around the world, has been announced as a finalist at ...

Education Spends

How much are local governments spending on education around the country? Education spending (of which EdTech such as Promethean interactive displays and teaching software is just one area) is one of the most important things that ...

ECO Primary School Receives £133k Government Grant

A Lincolnshire primary school has received over £133,000 funding from the Public Sector Decarbonisation Scheme to become more energy efficient. Kirkby la Thorpe CofE Primary Academy, in Sleaford, were successfully awarded a Government grant to fund a ...

Stora Enso helps to accelerate sustainable schools from concept to reality

Experts showcase Cambridgeshire wooden school success story with low carbon footprint and improvement of student well-being    Last Thursday, industry experts from the architecture, construction and education industry gathered to discuss ...

Promethean Launches 6th Annual Education Technology Survey

Promethean invites US and UK school administrators and educators to participate in 2021 State of Technology in Education survey   Blackburn, UK: 5th May 2021– Through 2020 and into 2021, education technology has played an integral role in ...

CST responds to the speech from Amanda Spielman, Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Schools

In her speech to the annual conference of the Confederation of School Trusts, Amanda Spielman, Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Schools paid tribute to Trusts which she said have taken a wider leadership role through the pandemic, – supporting each ...

Premier League launches ‘Draw Together Challenge’ to inspire allyship among children

The Premier League has launched the ‘Draw Together Challenge’ aimed at empowering children to help and support others who face discrimination.    Primary school pupils across England and Wales are encouraged to draw or paint a picture on ...

How to improve energy efficiency in schools

Energy management can be a primary focus for senior management within schools as they look to make cost savings. Reducing energy consumption is one way that schools can minimise their spend, whilst also reducing greenhouse gas emissions and improving ...

BUILDING AN INCLUSIVE CULTURE IN THE CLASSROOM: DISCOVERY EDUCATION LAUNCHES NEW PROFESSIONAL LEARNING INITIATIVE TO SUPPORT TODAY’S TEACHERS

Special no-cost virtual events will explore current topics including inclusive learning, delivering an enriched curriculum and meeting new RSHE requirements. Guests include TV presenter Diane Louise Jordan.   Discovery Education – the ...

Sea-cleaning robot sphere, a hand sanitiser-dispensing phone and an app to tackle period poverty, all in running to win £20,000 prize for young inventors

  The Amazon Longitude Explorer Prize, delivered by Nesta Challenges, calls on young people to develop tech-for-good solutions to help solve society’s biggest issues and turn great ideas into reality. The 40 shortlisted teams of 11-16 year-olds ...

Lycamobile partners with the Welsh Government to deliver data to the nation’s students

The offer is available until July in partnership with the Welsh Government   Lycamobile has announced that it will be partnering with the Welsh Government to support remote learning throughout the spring and summer terms. The Mobile Data Uplift ...

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC RAISES THE BAR THIS EARTH DAY WITH THE LAUNCH OF PLANET POSSIBLE, AN INITIATIVE AIMED AT EMPOWERING PEOPLE TO LIVE MORE LIGHTLY ON THE PLANET

Planet Possible Storytelling Will Inform and Encourage Consumers to Build on the Scientific and Environmental Gains of the Past Year Through Content, Products and Experiences Aimed at Enabling People to Discover What They Can Do to Help Preserve Our ...