THE SKILLS NETWORK PARTNERS WITH THE YORKSHIRE CRICKET FOUNDATION TO OFFER FREE MENTAL HEALTH COURSES IN YORKSHIRE

  Courses are available in Yorkshire for individuals associated with community clubs, volunteers and others who wish to know more about mental health Learners will have access to three nationally recognised courses   The UK’s largest online ...

Landmark Year for Key Education Supplier

ESPO has grown from humble beginnings into one of the largest public sector buying organisations in the country, supplying more than 20,000 customers across the UK – including schools, police forces, councils and the NHS and this year ESPO celebrates ...

Pupils settle in at Oldham’s newest secondary school

Students from Oldham’s Oasis Academy Leesbrook have been enjoying their brand-new school again after it opened late last year, just prior to the recent national lockdown. The school, designed by Pozzoni Architecture and built by Galliford Try North ...

Teachers will lead the digital learning revolution in schools

More than 20,000 teachers from around the world will come together on Saturday, the 17th of April to recognise the leading role teachers have played in developing digital and educational solutions to the pandemic crisis at the inaugural T4 ...

One in three teachers thinking of leaving profession due to “unbearable pressure” during Covid-19

Schools are on the verge of a staffing crisis, as one in three (34%) teachers are considering leaving the profession as a result of “unbearable pressure”, according to new research from specialist insurer Ecclesiastical.   Covid-19 has created ...

VODAFONE OFFERS FAMILIES FREE ACCESS TO ONLINE TUTORING SERVICE TO SUPPORT CHILDREN AHEAD OF SCHOOL ASSESSMENTS

Vodafone today announced it is providing free access to a top-quality virtual tutoring service to support students as they prepare for important in-school assessments that will replace exams this year. Through its partnership with leading online ...

NIKE AND DISCOVERY EDUCATION LAUNCH DRIVE TO KEEP KIDS MOVING DURING THE EASTER HOLIDAYS

Digital resources will help parents boost kids’ activity during the school break   Families across the UK are being encouraged to access a popular digital programme this Easter – to find tips and ideas to keep kids active during the school ...

MODULAR CLASSROOMS TO CREATE 750 NEW SCHOOL PLACES IN ESSEX

  CONSTRUCTION has started to create a number of new classroom blocks at three secondary schools across Essex – adding 750 much-needed school places for pupils in the county. The modular units will be installed at Clacton County High School, in ...

Britannica teams up with TrilbyTV to bring ‘World Facts’ to schools digital signage

Digital signage software company TrilbyTV has announced an exciting new partnership with Britannica Digital Learning! This means that schools can now access World Facts, which shows a country, capital, population and one of five country-specific ...

Why literacy skills can help mitigate the impact of the pandemic

There’s an urgent need to support children in literacy so their life chances are not affected by Covid-19, says Andrea Welter, assistant head teacher from Pheasey Park Primary School and Early Years Centre. The pandemic is creating new inequalities ...

Premier League launches Wellbeing Stars challenge, encouraging schoolchildren to carry out acts of kindness

The Premier League has today launched the Wellbeing Stars challenge, which encourages primary school-aged children across England and Wales to come up with and carry out five acts of kindness in a single week.    The challenge tasks five to ...

Are you ready for the academies budget forecast return?

    It’s that time of year when minds in the Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) sector usually turn to the annual Budget Forecast Return Outturn (BFRO).   BFRO is typically used by the Department for Education (DfE) to review the in-year ...