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A girl uses a laptop with help from mother – Cypher Learning

Cypher Learning tailors learning to each student – wherever they are

NEO, a product of Cypher Learning, is a platform that offers a solution for teachers who want to create content, assess learning and process results in one place. Used by schools and universities…

A new initiative to support mental wellbeing

A new initiative to support mental wellbeing of children in schools

Funding from the Coronavirus Community Support Fund, distributed by the National Lottery Community Fund has helped AT The Bus to launch AT The Bus in a BOX, a new mobile service which will enable…

Al Kingsley from NetSupport – he discusses blended learning and edtech

Continuity and consistency; answering the core challenge of blended learning

The future success of eductation lies within the ability to adapt to ever-changing situations such as the global Covid-19 pandemic. Here Al…

Foodsight, tech solutions for caterers

Top of the class – allmanhall launch tech solutions for caterers to start the new school year!

This September sees food procurement experts allmanhall launch a face-lift of their food procurement portal, The Pass. This is an online resource hub and a means for caterers to raise requests for…

homeschooling

Millennial parents are the most likely to consider homeschooling in the future

  • Nearly two in five young parents say they might continue homeschooling
  •  43% of parents enjoyed teaching their children during lockdown
  • London parents enjoyed…
Teachers to Get 3.1% Pay Rise

Teachers to Get 3.1% Pay Rise – But They Could Earn More with Energy Cuts

Educational bodies and services across the UK recently welcomed news that public sector workers – teachers amongst them – would benefit from a wage increase across the year 2020 – 2021. 
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Sir David Carter on the power of collaboration

Sir David Carter on the power of collaboration between MATs and LAs

Many multi academy trusts (MATs) have strong existing relationships with their Local Authority (LAs). They work effectively together to deliver a high quality education to all students in their…

IT equipment

Entrust establishes initiative to provide IT equipment to Birmingham’s disadvantaged

Schools across Birmingham have continued to deliver lessons and other educational activities digitally for pupils who remain learning from home due to the Covid-19 pandemic.


However…

Educations and career aspirations

Educations and career aspirations hard to reach as result of pandemic.

The Covid-19 pandemic has significantly affected all aspects of life, from public health to the economy. Students of all ages have had their education and exam timetables disrupted, and there is…

COVID-19 Educational online event

COVID-19 Educational online event watched by eager STEM fans

Big Bang Digital 2020 – science, engineering & Covid-19, the one-day educational online event which took place online in mid-July gave an inspirational and uplifting look at the essential role…

child using Digital Learning

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

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation, has supported the Engineering Development Trust (EDT), its long-term STEM skills…

missing months in education

The Missing Months – exciting lessons from lockdown.

For many schools, the missing months from Easter to the summer holidays will be a mystery in terms of what our children learned, certainly until they can run assessments in autumn. 

child from West Yorkshire academy

Pupils at West Yorkshire academy produce video to ease coronavirus fears

Ahead of pupils returning to school in September, key worker pupils from West Yorkshire academy Thornhill Junior and Infant School have produced a short video for their fellow classmates…

Canva for Education

Canva for Education growth fuels $6B valuation

Canva for Education, the free design and collaboration platform for schools that launched at the start of 2020, has seen its total monthly active users increase tenfold since March, highlighting…

Pupils' winning flavour becomes brand new retailed Carb Killa® bar from Grenade ®

Pupils' winning flavour becomes brand new retailed Carb Killa® bar from Grenade®

Grenade ® is excited to announce it’s bringing a brand-new tasty limited-edition flavour to the Carb Killa® range, following the announcement of the winning entry of The National Enterprise…

Passageways

Passageways partners with The Confederation of Schools Trusts to support boards of academy trusts in England

Passageways, a leading provider of board management software solutions for boards and leadership teams has today announced it is partnering with The…

school route travel

QRoutes launches instant eligibility calculator for home to school route travel funding

QRoutes, a provider of software solutions for local authority transport planners, has launched a…

online safety hub

First-ever online safety hub to prevent children from falling victim to online risk

A new online safety hub from Internet Matters, is being launched today to help children with special educational needs navigate connected technology safely. 

As part of a joint initiative…

cyber security

Record number of teens sign up to learn cyber security skills in digital summer courses

A RECORD number of tech-savvy teenagers are taking cyber security classes this summer as courses have been moved from classrooms to their laptops. 

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC…

Youth Music fund

Youth Music fund aims to smash barriers to working in music industry

Youth Music has launched a campaign and a new £2 million