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 ...

Leading education organisation highlights positive impact of farm visits on young people’s mental and physical wellbeing

LEAF Education is calling on primary and secondary school teachers to consider the benefits of farm visits when booking Covid-secure outdoor learning experiences. The leading education organisation, which provides experiential, curriculum-linked ...

Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise revolutionises remote learning with the launch of Rainbow Classroom

New solution seamlessly creates an unparalleled virtual learning environment  Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise, a leading provider of communications, networking and cloud solutions tailored to customers’ industries, today announced the launch of ...

Synoptic make their Covid management software, ‘Reactivate’, available free of charge to schools

Following two successful pilots at schools in Cambridgeshire and Hampshire, Synoptic, a UK based tech company, is making its Covid management software, ‘Reactivate’, available free of charge to schools in England.   Reactivate software helps ...

Sony invites customers behind the scenes with its innovative virtual experience event for corporate and education

Sony has released information on a new immersive event, Spark 2021. This interactive, virtual-reality-style event will allow customers to discover and experience Sony’s innovative Pro AV and IT products and solutions for business and higher education ...

Classroom space: how to maximise its potential

New research into the rising levels of pupil numbers in England suggests that nearly 13,000 more school classrooms will be needed in the coming academic year.   With September fast approaching, it’s time to consider how to maximise your school’s ...

Shaftesbury School and Epson collaborate to develop class leading learning environment

Inspiring technology adoption breathes life into future classroom What happens when imagination and collaboration are brought together by a creative vision? The answer is Shaftesbury School’s future classroom. Curated by Alex More, Lead Teacher of ...

Tilbury Douglas Construction Secures Two New Education Contracts in the West Midlands

Tilbury Douglas Construction has won two new education contracts in the West Midlands, with work starting later this month.   Located in Walsall both schools (The Ladder School and Walsall Studio School) were awarded by the Department for ...

School improvement goes real-time with innovative tech solution

Now you can have dynamic, real-time monitoring of progress against your school improvement plan, all in one place.    Hub4Leaders has today launched Evaluate-Ed, an online tool that will transform school improvement. Evaluate-Ed makes ...

allmanhall proves its ‘Worth’ and secures significant contract extension

allmanhall, the independently owned food procurement expert, is pleased to announce that its contract with Worth School to provide an operational catering consultancy, with food and catering related purchasing, has been extended. Worth School engaged ...