New research reveals where in the UK teachers are paid the most, with Scottish teachers receiving the highest annual salary, outside of London.

The research, by Promethean, studied the annual salaries of full-time employees in teaching and education professions, by analysing how these compare across regions in the UK, and also on a global scale.  The regions where teachers earn the ...

Only one in three teachers feel equipped to help stop cyberbullying

Despite the pervasiveness of cyberbullying, victims still have very little support that is proven to work     A survey of 4,336 secondary school teachers, conducted by Teacher Tapp for the Early Intervention ...

Amazon Virtual Fulfilment Centre Tours bring real-world learning to the classroom

Amazon is supporting teachers and young people with a new series of Virtual Fulfilment Centre Tours, which form part of Amazon Future Engineer, a purpose-led childhood-to-career programme designed to inspire, educate and enable children and young ...

INNER-CITY GLASGOW PRIMARY SCHOOL LAUNCH NEW BEHAVIOUR CHANGE PROGRAMME WITH OFFICIAL COP26 HYGIENE PARTNER

St Denis’ primary school in Glasgow is teaching pupils the importance of hand hygiene through a brand new schools programme developed by Dettol alongside educational and medical experts. As the official hygiene partner of this year’s UN ...

Tree – mendous – Wesleyan grant to create four sustainable UK Woodlands

Wesleyan, the Birmingham-based financial services mutual, has donated £25,000 to Small Woods Association (SWA) to create four sustainable woodlands across the UK. The partnership between Wesleyan and the SWA, based in Telford, will produce four ...

KIRKHILL PRIMARY CROWNED WINNERS AT COP26 DRAGONS’ DEN SOCIAL ENTERPRISE EVENT IN GLASGOW

19 shortlisted schools from across Scotland came together during the UN COP26 Climate Summit to pitch their social enterprise ideas to a panel of experts at a special COP26 themed Dragons’ Den event at Glasgow Strathclyde Union.   Kirkhill ...

Digital Workspace becomes top IT priority for education sector, Softcat report reveals

80% of education organisations are prioritising Digital Workspace solutions in the year ahead –   22% now say sustainability is key to their IT decision making –     A new report from ...

New guidance launched to help schools improve children’s money skills

New financial education guidance for primary and secondary schools in England has been launched today, with the support of the Department for Education (DfE). The guidance, which has been developed by the(MaPS) in its role as coordinator of the 10 ...

RESEARCH FINDS 97% OF TEACHERS STRESS THE IMPORTANCE OF FINANCIAL EDUCATION

As Talk Money Week commences (8-12 Nov) a teacher-driven research study from EVERFI, a leading education company committed to closing the education gaps that lead to long-term inequality, in partnership with popular app Teacher Tapp, has discovered ...

ZEISS Digital Classroom Sevenoaks School, UK

Sevenoaks School is a prestigious independent school set in a beautiful, 100-acre campus in  the Kent countryside. The school’s new state-of-the-art Science and Technology Centre, with  its sunlit atrium, was described by the Royal ...

SUSTAINABILITY COURSE TO HELP UK STUDENTS ADDRESS KEY CLIMATE CHANGE ISSUES FOLLOWING COP26

As the world’s attention is on the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) in Glasgow, there is no doubt that teachers across the UK will be looking at ways they can incorporate the themes from the conference into everyday teaching. EVERFI, a ...

Two in five (40%) of teachers have experienced excessive stress at work over the last year

11% have suffered from mental health issues other than stress over the last year, causing many to rely upon drinking or smoking to cope  According to a new survey, 40% of teachers in the UK have reported feelings of excessive stress this year ...