RNIB Bookshare supports print-disabled students with almost 600,000 books

The Royal National Institute of Blind People’s (RNIB) educational book service, RNIB Bookshare now has almost 600,000 books on its platform in accessible formats.  The free service, which supports print-disabled learners, has a vast UK education ...

ALL EYES ON BACK TO SCHOOL:

Teachers encouraged to look out for signs of poor eye health as pupils return from lockdown Leading High Street Optician, Vision Express is launching a national campaign to get children’s eyes tested as they return to school this Autumn, as ...

Tackling the lack of activity in lockdown

As more pupils return to school in September, teachers across the country are increasingly concerned about how they will tackle the issues many children are experiencing as a result of spending many weeks away from school due to the Coronavirus ...

Wellbeing Curriculum launched nationwide after successful pilot

A new Wellbeing Curriculum, which has been successfully trialled in 11 schools in London and the South East, has been launched nationwide to help schools meet Government requirements for mental health, sex and relationships and give children the ...

Tackling Asbestos in Schools: Important Information for Duty Holders

It might come as a shock to learn that asbestos still exists in schools today, which are meant to be safe learning environments for children. It’s important to keep children safe, so here, we’ll take a look at what asbestos actually is and procedures ...

ClickView releases topical fake news series for secondary students

Supporting young people to improve their digital literacy skills  Fake news – a danger to health, social cohesion and democracy or just a quick and entertaining way to learn about what’s happening in the world? Leading the way in ...

NEW DIGITAL PLATFORM FOR CHILD SAFETY CHAMPIONS

NEW DIGITAL PLATFORM FOR CHILD SAFETY CHAMPIONS A new digital learning platform featuring a family of cartoon characters has been launched to improve child road safety in a post Covid-19 world. The free-to-access service has been produced by ...

Kura launches contact tracing reporting for schools to boost parent confidence

As schools across the UK prepare to welcome pupils back to the classroom, a free contact tracing reporting service has been launched to support schools and parents.  Leading home to school transport management provider Kura, which ...

Ecocleen cleans 10 million sq.ft of schools every day to aid the reopening of education facilities across the UK

Oxford, United Kingdom – 27 July 2020 – Ecocleen, the leading commercial contract cleaning provider, announces that it has been servicing 10 million sq.ft of schools daily to aid the reopening of education facilities across the United ...

EDT Launches Virtual STEM Education Programmes on TCS iON Digital Learning Platform

Virtual Programmes on Tata Consultancy Services’ Platform to Provide Students Access to STEM Experiences of Work   LONDON | MUMBAI, July 27, 2020: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS) a leading global IT services, consulting ...

Juniper Education partners with Complete Maths to help schools improve numeracy mastery quickly

: Juniper Education has today announced a partnership with Complete Maths to provide schools with a lesson by lesson maths curriculum for Years 1 to 6 based on the mastery approach. The solution uses AI technology to help teachers identify pupils who ...

Five things teachers should be asking their financial consultant

Tracy Isaac, business development manager at Wesleyan, answers the five questions that teachers should be asking their financial consultant in the face of COVID-19 Coronavirus has had a significant impact on teachers, with school shutdowns, centre ...