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Growing your ICT provision effectively - a boy on laptop

Growing ICT provision is not about making it ‘good enough’

Antony Mellor, Head of HE at Stone Group and Mark Newton, Managing Director at CoSector - University of London, discuss how future-proofing your organisation as far as is economically viable, is…

Dorset pupils gardening for countrywide gardening competition

Dorset School Wins Countrywide Gardening Competition

Hazelbury Bryan Primary School in Dorset, are the winners of this year’s Wilkinson Sword and Town & Country Gardening for Schools Campaign. The competition invited schools from across the…

Playground safety – a swing and play area

The importance of school playground safety

Playgrounds play a great part in the development of a child, the memories in a play park are often ones that are remembered. They’re the place where we play and explore risk, socialise with others…

promote your school at a fair

3 tips to help you promote your school at a fair (competition)

Richard Cutmore, Director of TFH Gazebos gives his best advice to promote your…

Teacher and students from Europe in a science class, using technology

Can technology help the most overburdened teachers in Europe? 

Once again, teacher workload is in the news. The issue has been at crisis point for some time, and its impact on retaining members of the profession is profound.

Recent figures from the…
Students at Pupils Innovation Festival

Pupils full of bright ideas for improving schools

Primary school pupils are being given the chance to shape the services offered in schools in North Yorkshire and beyond.

In the first event of its kind, up to 200 year 6 pupils took part…

Bilikis Banire, student at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, on incorporating autism in teaching via VR technology

Incorporating autism into lessons via VR technology

Bilikis Banire is a Ph.D student in computer science and engineering at Qatar Foundation member Hamad Bin Khalifa University. She is currently leading Qatar Foundation’s innovative project to…

The job application revolution

The job application revolution

A recent development in job-seeking technology has revolutionised candidate attraction across all industries, but it is schools who stand to gain the most. 

Every week, nearly 3,000…

Top 5 iPad teaching tips

Top 5 iPad teaching tips

Craig Smith, Education Sales Manager UK & Ireland, Jamf, has some pointers for using the iPad when teaching to ensure the…

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Mill on the Brue Outdoor Activity Centre, Bruton, Somerset

Welcome to our Outdoor Classroom!

Mill on the Brue Outdoor Activity Centre has been opening its doors to schools and unaccompanied children since 1982.  We have been using the outdoors…

Unique PSHE resources for mental health and safeguarding

Unique PSHE resources for mental health and safeguarding

There is now a realization by governments that schools play an important role in promoting good mental health. And there’s pressure on schools to deliver.

Promoting robust mental health is…

The Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway

The Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway Co Ltd

A traditional steam train, taking passenger on a unique journey to the tip of Lake Windermere.

The perfect addition to your Lake District adventure.

Established in 1973 The…
Viking School Visits

Viking School Visits

Most schools these days are used to working with external musicians, sports coaches, and dance teachers.  But what about using an external visitor to help with your history topic?

If you…

Young girl using classic music resources in classroom

Bring the magic of music to the classroom with Classical 100

The start of the school year is always an exciting, albeit busy, time. 

After summer, students and teachers (hopefully) come back to school feeling re-energised and eager to tackle the…

Foster carer with young girl

Busting the myths around becoming a foster carer in Manchester 

There are lots of misconceptions around foster care and what it takes to become that special person in a youngster's life.

Giving a young person a home where they can live, learn and grow…

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NEA Is Enormously Excited To Introduce...

Their brand new Filmed Group Performance Examinations in Acting, Musical Theatre, Devised Drama and Shakespeare.

After asking drama teachers and schools we learnt that there is a need for…

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Football and education: Our motivation for success 

As the first academic year of PeterDeen reaches a conclusion, Aberdeenshire’s Head of Education Vincent Docherty and his brother Tony, assistant manager at Aberdeen Football Club (…

RHS School Gardeners Of The Year Winners!

RHS School Gardeners of the Year 2019

RHS School Gardeners of the Year 2019 - winners announced 

City schools have swept the board in this year’s Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) School Gardeners of the Year…