Free webinar to help DSLs at Multi-Academy Trusts spot students at risk online

Digital safeguarding leads (DSLs), Teachers and IT managers from Multi-academy Trusts (MATs) across the UK are invited to register for a free webinar designed to help spot potential online threats that could be impacting their students, while ...

North London Pupils Lead World in Trialling New Technology

Pupils at a North London primary school are discovering a whole new way of learning, as the first children in the world to use a new app that brings 3D dinosaurs, spaceships and ancient civilisations into the classroom.   Anson Primary ...

World’s first personal defibrillator launches in the UK

At up to one tenth of the price, size, and weight of conventional AEDs, CellAED® is designed to reduce unnecessary deaths from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest – and is available for pre-order at cellaed.io     ...

Trust leaders determined to grow this year, despite multitude of barriers

78% of trust leaders surveyed say their trust is planning to grow this year Yet most say they have experienced barriers to growth including ‘reluctance of schools to academise’ (48%) and schools needing to prioritise dealing with the impact of ...

Short Édition introduces the Short Story Cube at BETT 2022

In the UK, reading for pleasure is at an all-time low: in 2020, less than half of children and young people said they enjoy reading, according to the National Literacy Trust.  Short Édition is on a mission to change that and will be at BETT show ...

The world’s first IB special autism school building opens in Cambridge

The world’s first International Baccalaureate (IB) special autism school building has officially opened its doors, enabling The Cavendish School to accept an additional 50 students this term in Years 3 - 7.     The school, which started ...

College wins pioneering mental health award for the second time

Impington Village College, on the outskirts of Cambridge, has been awarded the Gold Status School Mental Health Award by the Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools for the second time. This is in recognition of its continuous ...

Kicking off our largest ever celebrations for World Book Day 2022 with over 100 partners

World Book Day celebrates 25 years This year the National Literacy Trust is celebrating World Book Day with over 100 partners to inspire and delight children with the wonder of books – including hundreds of businesses, publishers, booksellers and ...

Launch of askOLA by Education Taskforce

  Combines academic 'catch up’ and mental wellbeing   Schools choosing additional catch-up programmes    Pupil-led support alongside tutoring     Today (March 3rd) award-winning EdTech provider GLUU has ...

SCHOOLCHILDREN CELEBRATE WORLD BOOK DAY AT DOWNING STREET

24/02/2022. London, United Kingdom. Will Quince, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Education hosts a World Book Day Reception with children from the Hillingdon Primary school in 10 Downing Street. Picture by Luca Boffa / No ...

UNBOXED PUTS CREATIVITY AT THE HEART OF UK-WIDE LEARNING PROGRAMME DESIGNED TO INSPIRE MILLIONS OF YOUNG PEOPLE

Millions of young people across the UK are set to benefit from a unique schools’ programme that puts creativity and collaboration at the heart of learning, based on real-world examples.  UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK is launching the ...

GAME ON! BETT 2022 LAUNCHES NEW ESPORTS FEATURE

London: 1st March 2022   AN exclusive event showcasing the new world of esports will be unveiled at Bett 2022, the global community meet-up for education technology, next month .   Esports @ Bett is a new feature hosted in ...