CALL FOR FERTILITY LESSONS IN SCHOOLS

Fertility education should be compulsory in schools, says Simon Fishel IVF pioneer and co-founder of menopause delay procedure ProFaM.  Scientist Professor Fishel, who worked alongside ‘test-tube’ baby trailblazers ...

Fruit waste jewellery, a playground for stressed pigs and extendable Dr Martens shortlisted for V&A national schools challenge

Ten projects put forward by teams of 11-14-year-olds from schools across England from Middlesbrough to Woking, have been shortlisted for the inaugural V&A Innovate National Schools Challenge. Tasked with creating a solution for a real-world ...

Birmingham School Works to Overturn Damning Ofsted Report

A West Midlands school which has been placed in special measures by Ofsted is adopting a radical approach to exclusions and behaviour problems in order to make a step-change in its culture for pupils and staff.  The most recent Ofsted inspection ...

Qualification for aspiring headteachers to become a prerequisite from August 2020

As of August, this year, any teacher appointed to their first permanent headteacher post must have been awarded the Standard for Headship.  Aimed at teachers likely to reach a headteacher post within the next two to three years, the fully funded ...

Scotland tops UK for digital proficiency in schools

Survey of 2,000 teachers finds schools in Scotland outperform those across England, Wales and Northern Ireland for availability and application of technology. Lenovo has commissioned a report from CEBR, Technology in UK Schools, detailing insights ...

BookTrust delighted by record total raised as over 8,000 people donate to Christmas Appeal

BookTrust is delighted by donations to its Christmas fundraising appeal, which raised a record £240,000 which is an incredible £47,000 over the target amount. The campaign caught the public’s attention immediately after launching on 4th ...

Test the safety of your school during Bett 2020

Prowise presents key foundations for privacy and security in the classroom During Bett, the world’s largest education fair which takes place from 22 to 25 January in London, visitors can arm themselves against potential dangers in the ...

York St John University chooses TechnologyOne to revolutionise HR and Finance

Common ethical culture makes TechnologyOne the perfect partner for University’s digital goals York St John University has chosen TechnologyOne to transform its HR, Finance and Payroll systems. TechnologyOne’s OneEducation Software as a Service (SaaS) ...

Ranked: The school tasks teachers think they are spending too much time on

Both primary (65%) and secondary (78%) school teachers think general administrative work is the non-teaching task they are spending too much time on Equally primary (52%) and secondary (41%) school teachers place organising resources and premises, ...

Twinkl partners with schools for the Bears of Sheffield Trail

Sheffield-based Twinkl has partnered with The Children’s Hospital Charity to support schools during the lead-up to the exciting Bears of Sheffield sculpture trail this summer. The educational publisher will create resources for all schools taking ...

How Teenagers and Students can Overcome Dyslexia for Better Results

Human Intelligence Entrepreneur, Jonathan Kemp, didn’t know he was dyslexic until he was in his late 40’s and invented a next generation form of note taking called SmartWisdom, that gives dyslexic students a real advantage during lectures and ...

Adobe Champions Creativity in the Classroom at Bett 2020

Adobe celebrates landmark year for education initiatives, driving creativity in the classroom London, UK – 22 January 2019 – Today, Adobe has announced that more than three million students and teachers in the UK have access to Adobe Creative Cloud ...