Virtual Reality Tech Provides Socially-Distanced Solution For Schools

This autumn, virtual reality training pioneers Virti are partnering with schools across England to enable powerfully effective remote learning.  Virti have equipped several secondary schools with VR headsets and cameras which can be used to ...

A Royal Question for a British Astronaut

The National Space Centre, home to the National Space Academy, yesterday welcomed Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex to meet with a small number of students and staff as they begin a very exciting educational year. The Countess of Wessex ...

BenQ Experience Roadshow tours the UK in 2021

The BenQ Experience Roadshow is launching in 2021 to take the manufacturer’s portfolio of educational technology solutions, including interactive flat panel displays, projectors and collaboration devices, directly to the doors of education ...

Laser targeted reading intervention programme launched to help schools support pupils’ learning recovery

As teachers return to class, the need to identify and address any reading issues will be a priority. With this in mind, Lexplore Analytics has launched a ready-made reading development and intervention programme which provides teachers with proven ...

Teachers Invest in Child Mental Health Training Ahead of World Mental Health Day

Following the surge in online training undertaken by teachers during school closures, new trends have emerged highlighting the critical issues currently affecting the education sector. Teacher training on the topic of child mental health has ...

KidZania London re-opens its doors with a fun-filled weekend to celebrate the super-human effort of key workers

The edutainment attraction for children, KidZania London, thanked key workers throughout its celebratory re-opening weekend, which included the burial of a bespoke Time Capsule  Half Term booking now available! London – October ...

NURTURING POSITIVE MENTAL WELLBEING IN THE COVID-19 WORLD: TOP TIPS FOR PRIMARY SCHOOLS

Dr Libby Artingstall and Dr Sile McDaid (Team Mental Health) are the medical experts behind Wellbeing Through Sport, a unique programme developing mental and physical wellbeing in primary age children. After months without the routine, ...

£60M REDEVELOPMENT OF ONE OF UK’S LARGEST INDEPENDENT SCHOOLS COMPLETES

THE multi-million-pound redevelopment of one of the largest independent schools in the UK has completed, delivering state-of-the-art facilities for students in Macclesfield. The King’s School employs 250 people and provides education for more than ...

Revealed on World Teacher’s Day: a remarkable rise in how often we tell them ‘thank you’

UK survey shows increase of 88 per cent in the space of one year A remarkable turnaround in the way the nation feels about teachers on World Teacher’s Day has been highlighted by a survey which says appreciation from the public has risen by 88 per ...

SCHOOLS ENCOURAGED TO ADDRESS ASBESTOS RISK AS GOV LAUNCHES £2BN REFURBISHMENT FUND

As the UK Government pledges over £2bn for upgrades and repairs to schools and colleges in England this year, Bureau Veritas is urging educational institutions to address the ongoing risks associated with asbestos. In April, the Government ...

‘Mindful e-learning tech’ rolled out to help pupils close COVID-19 learning gap

New AI education platform Shiken launches to offer students mindful learningFocused on STEM content for GCSE students and undergraduate medics, it offers over 50,000 free quizzes and trivia questions to support pupils as they progress through the new ...

The Army’s Black History education resources remember Black service people throughout history

These resources recognise Black British, African and Caribbean people’s contribution to the history of the British Army with curriculum links to History and Citizenship. These Black History digital resources for key stages 3 and 4 include an ...