Barco’s Virtual classroom to expand reach of University College London’s professional development programme

London, UK, 10 June 2020: The prestigious University College London (UCL) recently selected the Barco weConnect virtual classroom technology as one of its teaching platforms for its CPD (Continuing Professional Development) medical education ...

Interserve’s expertise helping schools reopen across the country

Interserve is supporting the educational sector to ensure pupils, staff and visitors remain safe as schools open to larger numbers of children as the COVID-19 restrictions ease. The company provides best-in-class hard and soft facilities management ...

NEW FILM TO INSPIRE KIDS THROUGH STORIES OF EVERYDAY FEATS OF ENGINEERING

From eating a bacon sandwich in space and making the ultimate paper aeroplane to what bras have in common with Neil Armstrong’s space suit, TV Science presenter Dallas Campbell lifts the lid on amazing feats of everyday engineering in new film ...

Schools pulling teacher training placements for 2020-21, according to NASBTT survey

A “worryingly high” number of schools say they are not in a position to offer teacher training placements in the next academic year, according to the findings of a survey by the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers (NASBTT). From 247 ...

How leasing furniture can support business development when cashflow is tight

How do you invest in the equipment your business needs during uncertain times? Finance leasing from AJ Products can provide the answer. Even when cashflow is tight, businesses need to be able to invest in the future by having the right equipment to ...

BenQ launches new era of interactive flat panels

Internationally renowned manufacturer of display technology, BenQ, launches new additions to its Premium RP Series of interactive flat panels for education and corporate environments. Available in three sizes: 65” (RP6502), 75” (RP7502), 86” (RP8602) ...

Website scanning software launched to protect students online

Impero Web:check scans 150 million new URLs and 150,000 adult webpages per day 9 June 2020, Nottingham – School safeguarding leader Impero today launches Impero Web:check, a real-time web content filtering solution for schools. Powered by Netsweeper, ...

RHE IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS: DISCOVERY EDUCATION LAUNCHES ‘HEALTH AND RELATIONSHIPS’

New digital resources will help teachers to meet statutory curriculum changes and support blended learning during the COVID-19 pandemic A digital programme to help primary schools deliver the new RHE curriculum – both in the classroom and via ...

BenQ launches new era of interactive flat panels

Internationally renowned manufacturer of display technology, BenQ, launches new additions to its Premium RP Series of interactive flat panels for education and corporate environments. Available in three sizes: 65” (RP6502), 75” (RP7502), 86” (RP8602) ...

Coram Life Education launches free teaching toolkit to support children’s health and wellbeing when schools reopen

The charity Coram Life Education has launched a free online toolkit for primary school teachers, supporting pupils’ mental health as they adjust to a new school environment post-lockdown. For pupils, time away from school may have set them back ...

REMOTE AUDITING KEY TO MAINTAINING CERTIFICATION DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC, BUREAU VERITAS ADVISES EDUCATORS

With many businesses having to put their routine auditing on hold amid coronavirus restrictions, Bureau Veritas is encouraging school, universities and colleges to make use of remote auditing services to maintain the validity of accredited ...

Team GB and ParalympicsGB call on the nation to stay home and keep active together through Get Set

While we won’t be heading to the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games this year, the Travel to Tokyo virtual challenge from Get Set, with funding from Sport England and Spirit of 2012, is supporting millions of 5 to 11-year-olds and their families from ...