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  Handbook For Short Monitoring And Unannounced Behaviour School Inspections Handbook For Short Monitoring And Unannounced Behaviour School Inspections  
  Guidance for Ofsted inspectors carrying out school inspections under section 8 of the Education Act 2005.  
   
   
Hallfield Dance Teacher Waltzes Her Way To Strictly Hallfield Dance Teacher Waltzes Her Way To Strictly  
  A dance teacher at Hallfield school in Edgbaston has waltzed and jived her way to becoming one of the brand new professional dancers on BBC's strictly come dancing.  
   
   
  Mental Health Practitioners Embedded In Schools As Part Of Innovative Multi Agency Move  
  Mental health practitioners are being embedded in secondary schools across Barnsley in a pioneering multi agency initiative to tackle poor mental health among children.  
   
   
Royal School For The Deaf Derby Improves Communications With Parents Pupils And Staff Through Weduc Royal School For The Deaf Derby Improves Communications With Parents Pupils And Staff Through Weduc  
  the royal school for the deaf, based in derby, has adopted the whole-school communication system, weduc, to help improve interaction and engagement between parents, staff and pupils. the new software will enable the school to communicate better with par  
   
   
  Oundle Athlete Ranked Third Nationally Oundle Athlete Ranked Third Nationally  
  oundle school pupil, archie parkinson (14) has had a very successful athletics season which sees him currently ranked 3rd nationally for 3000 metres and 16th nationally for 1500 metres at u15 level.  
   
   
Oundle Pupils Attend Yale Young Scholars Programme Oundle Pupils Attend Yale Young Scholars Programme  
  Over the summer, four current lower sixth form pupils, Alex Horwich (16), Danila Mikhailov (16), George Brettle (17) and Thomas Riegals (16) from Oundle school took part in the 2017 Yale Young Global Scholars Programme.  
   
   
  New Programme To Reduce Exclusions In England And Make The Difference For Vulnerable Students  
   
   
   
Antibullying Week All Different All Equal Antibullying Week All Different All Equal  
  Anti-bullying week is coming from 13-17 November 2017-this year the theme celebrates difference and diversity with the tagline: ‘all different, all equal’  
   
   
  Bedford Modern Schools State Of The Art Science Centre Opens For Business Bedford Modern Schools State Of The Art Science Centre Opens For Business  
  Space scientist, Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock, officially opened Bedford modern school’s (BMS) state-of-the-art science centre on Friday 16 June 2017 at an event attended by staff, students and special guests.  
   
   
Is The Future Of The U Ks I T Industry At Risk Is The Future Of The U Ks I T Industry At Risk  
  new research indicates that uk companies and educational institutions are facing serious consequences, hampering productivity and increasing staff workload. this uk wide digital skills deficit poses a major risk to company productivity. it has been re  
   
   
  What Is The Stem Shortage And Whats Being Done  
  Why is it industry in the UK is being threatened? What’s causing the skills shortage? the root is lack of skilled applicants.  
   
   
Entries For The National Young Mathematicians Awards 2017 Now Open Entries For The National Young Mathematicians Awards 2017 Now Open  
  Calling all schools and the next generation of mathematicians  
   
   
  Red Panda Workshops Red Panda Workshops  
  we take our workshops to primary schools (key stages 1 to 2), secondary schools (key stages 3 to 5), universities, nursery, colleges, sen, youth projects, independent school, dance school, music schools, extended services, after school clubs, as  
   
   
Have You Had A Look At Turning Pages Yet Have You Had A Look At Turning Pages Yet  
   
   
   
  Teaching The Teachers  B N F Launches New Nutrition Platform Teaching The Teachers B N F Launches New Nutrition Platform  
  The British Nutrition Foundation (BNF) has launched a new professional development platform for primary school teachers, in response to the results of research which shows that many teachers are getting little training in the area of nutrition.  
   
   
Academy Looks To The Future With Altuitys Asset Visualisation Academy Looks To The Future With Altuitys Asset Visualisation  
   
   
   
  Activity Holidays Calvert Trust Exmoor Activity Holidays Calvert Trust Exmoor  
  calvert trust exmoor enables people with physical, learning, behavioural and sensory disabilities to experience exciting, challenging and enjoyable outdoor activities.  
   
   
  Selfadhesive Numbers And Letters  
  pick your own - clean peel numbers and letters  
   
   
Frame It With Ease Frame It With Ease  
  make your notices stand out from the crown with these bright easy to use document frames - turns plain notice boards into colourful information centres  
   
   
  Exam Results Helpline Is Back For August 2017 Exam Results Helpline Is Back For August 2017  
  Careers advice service on hand to help stressed- out students  
   
   
  Higher Education Learning To Deal With Unexpected Network Security Issues  
  Modern higher education needs technology. IT drives research projects, it powers administrative systems, and it’s on every student’s desk and in every pocket.  
   
   
  Staff Wellbeing Project Reveals C E S Reduces Anxiety And Stress In Teachers  
  Stress has become endemic amongst staff in schools and academies, prompting Leigh academies trust in Dartford to explore an innovative solution of using cranial electrotherapy stimulation (CES).  
   
   
R  H  Theatricals Europe Catalogue Now Available R H Theatricals Europe Catalogue Now Available  
  r&h theatricals europe has released a brand new print catalogue containing useful information about our 100+ musicals to help you choose a show and prepare for your next production.  
   
   
  Free Library Of Ruby Tuesday Books On Offer Free Library Of Ruby Tuesday Books On Offer  
  enter our free draw to win your school a complete set of ruby tuesday books ready for the start of the autumn term.  
   
   
Turning Pages Reading Programme Is Now Available Turning Pages Reading Programme Is Now Available  
   
   
   
  Unlocking The Power Of Reading  
   
   
   
Protecting Educational Establishments During The Summer Break Protecting Educational Establishments During The Summer Break  
  the summer break is an exciting time for students and teachers alike, as everyone at an educational establishment can enjoy an extended holiday to recharge their batteries after a long year of studying. however, the break also means that schools wi  
   
   
  Is Leasing A Viable Option For School Equipment  
  like most of the public sector, education budgets have been hit hard by government austerity measures.  
   
   
  Covered Courts Served Twice  
   
   
   
Education Estates Has What Youre Looking For Education Estates Has What Youre Looking For  
  Education Estates 1-2 November, Manchester central exhibition, conference, dinner & awards  
   
   
  How Has Technology Changed Over Time Within The Classroom  
  within the classroom, technology throughout the ages has been required to make teaching easier and enhance the learning experience of young people. starting with the pen and paper, progressing to the desktop computer and now to the mobile tablet  
   
   
  Challenge Cheap Coach Hire  
  does your school obtain three quotes from the coach company and just choose the cheapest? does your school check the history of a coach company or assume that they must be safe and legal simply because they have an operator's licence? check out t  
   
   
  Enhancing School Security Through Body Cameras And Cctv  
  a report published has established that teachers at two schools in the uk are soon to trial wearing a body camera in the classroom.  
   
   
  Independent School Offers Free Places For Local Pupils  
   
   
   
  Simply Smiley Productions Launches New Show Peek Into The Jungle  
  award-winning children’s theatre company launches a new show with an environmental focus.  
   
   
  Redefining Security Standards In Education Regulation On The Horizon  
  colin mckeown, senior consultant at nw systems, discusses a regulatory landscape set for change and the impact of existing and upcoming regulations on education institutions making use of security systems in safeguarding students  
   
   
  Turning Pages Reading Programme Is Now Available  
   
   
   
  A Fresh Easy Way For Adults And Young Adults To Learn To Read  
   
   
   
  Teach Music In A Connected World  
   
   
   
  Delivering Music At Every Level  
   
   
   
  Action Mats A New Way To Help Deliver The New Obesity Strategy  
  with childhood obesity on the rise, action mats are the fresh new exercise resource making being active easy and fun!  
   
   
  Turning Pages Reading Programme Is Coming Soon  
  unlocking the power of reading. turning pages is a fresh, easy way for adults (and young adults) to learn to read, at their own pace, one to one with a friend, family member or other mentor.  
   
   
  New A5 Clipboards For Cooperative Learning In The Classroom  
  flipfile are pleased to launch an a5 clipboard for use in primary and secondary classrooms. get the learners up and about questioning, explaining and learning together. ideal for co- operative learning!  
   
   
Altuity And University Of Bristol To Drive Down Education Estate Management Costs Altuity And University Of Bristol To Drive Down Education Estate Management Costs  
   
   
   
  Delta Security installs new sliding gates at EastLondon School Delta Security installs new sliding gates at EastLondon School  
   
   
   
  Allinone And One For All For Every Musician Young Or Old  
  all-in-one music theory books present the most effective way to learn music theory – the new (2016) edition is being used in the classroom environment (as well as private tuition) with great success (please feel free to contact us for more information a  
   
   
1 in 3 governing bodies need volunteers with solid legal skills to support school improvement 1 in 3 governing bodies need volunteers with solid legal skills to support school improvement  
  1 in 3 governing bodies need volunteers with solid legal skills to support school improvement  
   
   
  Flipfile display files are now 100 recycled  
  we are pleased to announce that our ever popular flipfile display files are now made out of 100% recycled material. no change to spec or durability, just one more reason to buy from flipfile!  
   
   
Action Mats Debuted At The Beds PE Conference Action Mats Debuted At The Beds PE Conference  
  action mats were warmly received by the primary pe teachers at the bedfordshire pe conference, who were drawn in by the engaging concept and fresh designs  
   
   
  PETXis commitment to the community recognised with Midlands Business Award win PETXis commitment to the community recognised with Midlands Business Award win  
  pet-xi’s commitment to the community recognised with midlands business award win  
   
   
  Protecting Those Who Protect Others Introducing Slashpro Slash Resistant Clothing  
  slashpro™ slash resistant clothing is designed to protect frontline professionals working in hostile environments, including prison and correctional facility officers, homeland security professionals, police officers and those in the private s  
   
   
SGOSS Governors for Schools appoints new chief executive Louise Cooper SGOSS Governors for Schools appoints new chief executive Louise Cooper  
  SGOSS governors for schools appoints new chief executive Louise Cooper  
   
   
  Building for the future of British sports Building for the future of British sports  
  A state-funded academy in Kent is showing how an investment in the right facilities, alongside the integration of academic and sports teaching, can help develop the potential of young tennis players.  
   
   
All-In-One Music Theory What people are saying All-In-One Music Theory What people are saying  
  people love all-in-one music theory for many reasons, but primarily because it is visual, integrated, comprehensive (“extremely thorough" epta) … and fun! read the professional reviews and what customers have to say  
   
   
  GIRL POWER WHY ARENT MORE FEMALES TAKING ON APPRENTISHIPS  
   
   
   
  SupplyTeach Ltd  
  As the need for teachers gets greater, and budget to advertise gets smaller, what is the solution? welcome to supplyteach.co.uk  
   
   
Case study Eton College LED lighting upgrade reduces energy use by over 61 per cent Case study Eton College LED lighting upgrade reduces energy use by over 61 per cent  
  led lighting at eton college reduces energy use and shrinks carbon footprint by nearly 62% with payback through lower bills in under five years at historic independent school  
   
   
  Celebrating service to the community at St Johns School Leatherhead Celebrating service to the community at St Johns School Leatherhead  
  Student volunteers enjoy making a difference working with young and old.  
   
   
All-In-One Music Theory books  New 2016 edition suitable for classroom or private tuition All-In-One Music Theory books New 2016 edition suitable for classroom or private tuition  
  all-in-one...and one for all! a radically new teaching approach which dispenses with the usual rote learning and instead exposes simple rules and patterns, enabling students to work things out for themselves. in depth knowledge, minimum effort!  
   
   
  London Safeguarding Event Keeping Children Safe in London  
  safeguarding event organised by edukit and harris federation teaching school alliance in response to increasing rates of young people both carrying knives and being victims of knife crime in the capital  
   
   
Music is a lifesaver Every child should have a chance to play Music is a lifesaver Every child should have a chance to play  
  it isn’t always clever to follow the example of americans. they love guns, their steaks are too big, they fought against free healthcare, they’re more or less obliged to say their prayers, and a frightening number of them admire donald trump.  
   
   
  8 SIGNS THAT YOUR CHILD IS READY FOR PIANO LESSON 8 SIGNS THAT YOUR CHILD IS READY FOR PIANO LESSON  
  8 signs that your child is ready for piano lesson.  
   
   
  Children need art and stories and poems and music as much as they need love and food and fresh air and play  
  “children need art and stories and poems and music as much as they need love and food and fresh air and play. “  
   
   
  6 Benefits of Music Lessons  
  learning to play an instrument can help your child fine-tune her ear and enhance skills needed for education and social interaction. marie de bry arts academy ltd helps you with your musical dreams. we deliver high quality and enjoyable mus  
   
   
Marie De Bry The Gifted Violist and The Wonder Music Teacher Marie De Bry The Gifted Violist and The Wonder Music Teacher  
  marie studied violin with guido de neve and tatiana samouil at the royal conservatory of antwerp (belgium). in 2012 she obtained her master degree on the violin and moved to london to start her second master studies on the viola with jon thorne at the roy  
   
   
  MultiAcademy Trusts spend less on expenses and more on teaching staff  
  secondary schools within mats are spending £49 per pupil less on running expenses than la schools mats spend £23 more per pupil on teaching staff at primary level than la schools further savings made when geographic “clusters”  
   
   
  5 Minutes For Marking  
   
   
   
  Learning Music Just Got Better  
  marie de bry arts academy ltd lunches in london 2 months ago and is fast becoming london's leading home music tuition agency  
   
   
  The Government has put teachers back in charge what should we do with this freedom  
  As part of the group of teachers who set up Bedford free school in 2012, I've been through the exam results cycle twice now, in 2015 and 2016. thanks to a lot of careful planning and hard work by our staff, we have done well both times.  
   
   
Toolkit takes the stress out of organising school trips and reduces teacher workload by 75 Toolkit takes the stress out of organising school trips and reduces teacher workload by 75  
  toolkit – the first digital school trip management system of its kind - takes the stress out of organising school trips and reduces teacher workload by 75%  
   
   
   Music Lovers In London Now Have Access To Affordable  Effective Music Lessons As Marie Lunches Her Academy Music Lovers In London Now Have Access To Affordable Effective Music Lessons As Marie Lunches Her Academy  
  just nearly 2 months after marie de bry arts academy ltd lunched in london, its fast becoming london's leading home music tuition academy. music students of all ages and levels are now beginning to enjoy the benefits of learning a musical instrument.  
   
   
  School visits at KidZania London  
  welcome to kidzania london the city where the kids are in charge (sorry teachers!) at kidzania london school children can take part in more than 60 real-life adventures. spanning across 75,000 square feet, kidzania london is a child-size city located  
   
   
Why You Should Hire Kit For Your Schools DofE Expeditions Why You Should Hire Kit For Your Schools DofE Expeditions  
  we hire high quality dofe recommended expedition kit and tents to schools and groups. allowing all participants to have high quality lightweight kit that helps them complete and enjoy the experience.  
   
   
  Scorpion Safety Ltd Scorpion Safety Ltd  
  health and safety training, information and compliance - a brief guide.  
   
   
  What if asbestos removals go wrong  
  The risks associated with removing asbestos and how to prevent them.  
   
   
Character education and strong resilient learners   top of the agenda again Character education and strong resilient learners top of the agenda again  
  bdc invests in inspiring learning - winner of best residential experience in this year’s school travel awards – and funds expansion of kingswood activity centre network  
   
   
  School Financial Support for 2017 School Financial Support for 2017  
  if your school, academy or trust are considering changing financial support partners in 2017 then now is the time to give notice by 31st december.  
   
   
Communicating about asbestos Communicating about asbestos  
  how and what to reveal about asbestos in your school buildings.  
   
   
  New research benchmarks international IB students language skills for universities  
  New research results provide universities with a useful benchmark to compare the level of English language competency of non-native English speakers, demonstrated by different International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma programme (DP) course grades.  
   
   
Unilink has won the Queens Award for Enterprise for Innovation Unilink has won the Queens Award for Enterprise for Innovation  
  Unilink received the Queens Award for Enterprise in Innovation at a ceremony on 30th November in London.  
   
   
  DofE Qualifications Are Fantastic For a Students CV But Is The Experience Fantastic For Them It should Be DofE Qualifications Are Fantastic For a Students CV But Is The Experience Fantastic For Them It should Be  
  the duke of edinburgh awards scheme is more popular than ever. at muddy boots tent and kit hire we hire quality dofe recommended tents and kit at a fraction of the retail cost. all your pupils can have access to the correct gear making your expe  
   
   
School Premises Managers School Premises Managers  
  having well trained staff is essential for any school or academy. campion staff differ from agency staff; they have been hand selected by us and always have previous school premises experience. they hit the ground running when placed in any scho  
   
   
  How Outdoor play can enhance child development  
  children love the outdoors as it enables them to explore the world around them, but it also has a big impact on their development. we look at the main ways outdoor play can enhance a child's development.  
   
   
Government Needs To Act Now On Sex And Relationships Education Government Needs To Act Now On Sex And Relationships Education  
  The Government has published a formal response to the Women and Equalities select committee report on sexual harassment and sexual violence in schools.  
   
   
  IB stakeholders recognised in a series of accolades IB stakeholders recognised in a series of accolades  
  The influence of the International Baccalaureate (IB) in UK education was highlighted as six* IB world schools featured among the top 21 independent secondary schools named in the most comprehensive annual school league tables,.  
   
   
  Who Is Responsible For Managing My Schools Asbestos  
  a look at who is ultimately responsible for the management of asbestos containing materials in a school's buildings.  
   
   
  SECURIKEYS LOW COST KEY TRACKING SOLUTION OFFERED AS STANDARD  
  leading supplier securikey has extended the functionality offered by its extensive range of high security key cabinets, vaults and key filing systems, by incorporating the innovative closed loop feature across all steel door models as standard.  
   
   
ACTAVO  BUILDING SOLUTIONS DONATES 1000 TO BRISTOL SCHOOL ACTAVO BUILDING SOLUTIONS DONATES 1000 TO BRISTOL SCHOOL  
   
   
   
  Maintained Schools And Academies Inspections And Outcomes As At 31 August 2016 Maintained Schools And Academies Inspections And Outcomes As At 31 August 2016  
  data on maintained schools and academies covers 2015/16; September 2015 to March 2016 (revised) and April to August 2016.  
   
   
Young Carers Awareness Day  Life Chances Of UKs Forgotten Young Carers Dashed Young Carers Awareness Day Life Chances Of UKs Forgotten Young Carers Dashed  
  On 26th January 2017 it is carers trusts annual young carers awareness day. the UKs largest charity for unpaid carers is highlighting the issues these 700,000 young carers face to get them the support they desperately need.  
   
   
  Campion School Premises Services Campion School Premises Services  
  schools simply cannot afford to routinely procure costly outside services and are no longer able in some boroughs & counties to rely on the support of the local authority. based on our evidence, and what our school partners are telling us we have in  
   
   
  Cash Injection To Secure Youth Music For Four Years  
  Practical music teaching in England, delivered by a network of 121 hubs, is secure for another four years, ministers have announced.  
   
   
Swindon Primary School Installs Class Change and PA System Swindon Primary School Installs Class Change and PA System  
  st francis c of e primary school in swindon has just installed a new ‘child-friendly’ class change and pa system to help the smooth running of the school and improve safety for staff and students.  
   
   
  PETXi Training attends Skills Show 2016  
  pet-xi brings apprenticeships to life at the skills show careers event in birmingham  
   
   
  Countrys Most Talented Teacher Announced  
  Teachers are often seen as the backbone to society. they educate children in life skills that will help them for the rest of their lives. so, its only fair that they are recognised for all their hard work, patience, and continued efforts.  
   
   
  SECURIKEY MIRRORS AND SAFES ARE POLICE APPROVED  
  leading uk physical security supplier securikey has achieved ‘police preferred specification’ status for nine models within its convex safety mirror range, demonstrating that the company has met the high standards set by secured by design (s  
   
   
Suppliers of Audio Visual Equipment and Advice for the Digital Learning Environment  Avcom Suppliers of Audio Visual Equipment and Advice for the Digital Learning Environment Avcom  
  as technology marches on, classes are being fitted with the type of equipment normally found in conference rooms. with 30 years of av experience, avcom is ready to help your school.  
   
   
  Segregating Boys And Girls At Statefunded Islamic School Not Unlawful Discrimination  
  An Islamic school that separates boys and girls has not broken the law because segregation is not enforced but elected by parents and it doesnt make girls feel inferior, a judge has ruled, as the Inspector of Schools appealed the judgement.  
   
   
  Teachers V Techies The Big Robot Debate  
  Robots could soon replace teachers. in fact, not only could they replace them, but they should and will. thats the view of two top education technology experts.  
   
   
Academy Internal Audit Academy Internal Audit  
  it is expected that academy trusts will agree to a programme of work that will review risks and financial control, inform the annual governance statement and provide assurance to the external auditors.  
   
   
  The role freedom and autonomy has played in school improvement The role freedom and autonomy has played in school improvement  
  Nick Gibb addresses the Freedom and Autonomy for Schools - National Association (FASNA) autumn conference.  
   
   
New Report Highlights Acute Shortage Of Nursery Teachers Across England New Report Highlights Acute Shortage Of Nursery Teachers Across England  
  a new report by save the children highlights a shortage of 10,000 trained nursery teachers up and down the country, leading to calls for the government to invest urgently in the sector.  
   
   
  Refurbishment and Demolition asbestos surveys explained Refurbishment and Demolition asbestos surveys explained  
  how and why you should acquire a refurbishment and demolition survey before you upgrade the buildings in your school  
   
   
Skip2Bfit skipping Workshops Embedding a Growth Mindset Skip2Bfit skipping Workshops Embedding a Growth Mindset  
  many schools are now realising the importance of teaching children in an environment with a growth mindset. skip2bfit skipping workshops provide totally unique workshops incorporating skipping with motivation, healthy eating and numeracy and  
   
   
   Get aboard Underground Mathematics Get aboard Underground Mathematics  
  a new-look underground map has been unveiled by the university of cambridge, to help teachers navigate their post-16 students’ journey to new levels of mathematical understanding.  
   
   
Legionella water testing  healthcare delegates applaud practicality Legionella water testing healthcare delegates applaud practicality  
  temperature specialists, tme, returned for another year to the healthcare estates conference and exhibition, held at manchester central in october 2016.  
   
   
  Fantastic followup for TME at Lunch 2016 Fantastic followup for TME at Lunch 2016  
  tme had a fantastic response to its innovative range of food thermometers exhibited at lunch 2016!  
   
   
IB collaborates with Ellen MacArthur Foundation to include circular economy in the IB curriculum IB collaborates with Ellen MacArthur Foundation to include circular economy in the IB curriculum  
   
   
   
  Thousands more primary pupils on track to be excellent readers Thousands more primary pupils on track to be excellent readers  
  Results of this year's phonics screening check show a continued rise in pupils meeting the expected reading standard.  
   
   
New apprenticeship funding to transform investment in skills New apprenticeship funding to transform investment in skills  
  How apprenticeships will be funded as part of the drive to help millions get the skills they need for a successful career  
   
   
  Yorkshire community school cuts energy bills by 4400 a year with LED lighting Yorkshire community school cuts energy bills by 4400 a year with LED lighting  
  savemoneycutcarbon team fully manages retrofit for eastwood community school in keighley and successful application for self-financing funding.  
   
   
  CALL FOR SCHOOL PE SHAKE UP WINS PLAY INDUSTRY SUPPORT  
  A call for a radical shake-up of physical activity in UK schools, made by the all party parliamentary group for a fit and healthy childhood in its new report on PE.  
   
   
Asbestos can delay your refurbishment plans Asbestos can delay your refurbishment plans  
  paul phillips takes you through a typical scenario when unexpected asbestos is discovered during building refurbishment.  
   
   
  Written Statement To Parliament Primary Education Written Statement To Parliament Primary Education  
  A written ministerial statement by Education Secretary Justine Greening on primary education.. 'setting out steps to improve and simplify assessment arrangements'  
   
   
  Computers have altered childrens ability to imagine and play  
  art of technology schools competition shows dramatic changes in kids’ creative thinking as technology embeds deeper  
   
   
There are likely to be only 1% of facility managers who actually know their buildings energy systems in detail. There are likely to be only 1% of facility managers who actually know their buildings energy systems in detail.  
  all occu­pied buildings have teams of people who know everything about how the building works, right?  wrong. there are likely to be only 1% of facil­ity managers who actually know their building’s energy systems in detail. most people who work in  
   
   
  MINDSETS HELPING PUPILS TO DEVELOP MORE POSITIVE ATTITUDES THROUGH OUTDOOR LEARNING  
  case study: how professor carol dweck’s ‘mindset’ model is utilised in an outward bound® residential programme for the benefit of children from service families.  
   
   
Working safely with ventilation intakes Working safely with ventilation intakes  
  common air intake plenums sit behind a weather louvre and vermin mesh. this mesh is notoriously difficult and time consuming to clean.  
   
   
  Following in the family footsteps 16 yearold Jake Sexton joins PETXi as a higher level apprentice  
  following in the family footsteps – 16-year-old jake sexton joins pet-xi as a higher level apprentice  
   
   
Setter Play complete a huge bespoke canopy project for Water Hall Primary School Milton Keynes Setter Play complete a huge bespoke canopy project for Water Hall Primary School Milton Keynes  
  water hall put out a tender through mk council for 9 new canopies to complement their riba-award winning building  
   
   
  Ealing Hammersmith West College London chooses TechnologyOne to streamline financial systems  
  the implementation of technologyone’s solution is part of a strategic move by ealing, hammersmith & west college to update and streamline its finance systems to meet the demands of a multi-site college in the 21st century.  
   
   
Poor asbestos surveys can lead to unexpected costs Poor asbestos surveys can lead to unexpected costs  
  the importance of an asbestos survey prior to building refurbishment at schools and colleges  
   
   
  Air quality and Health Air quality and Health  
  The London assembly published Air quality and health' in which they discussed airborne particulates and the resulting concentrations of air pollutants and how these affect health  
   
   
Have a financial health check Have a financial health check  
   
   
   
  NORD ANGLIA EDUCATIONS NEW STEAM CURRICULUM  
  Helps children to solve environmental problems in cities around the world.  
   
   
Justine Greening Sec for Education announces six Opportunity Areas Justine Greening Sec for Education announces six Opportunity Areas  
  60 million to be invested on school improvement, teacher support and other initiatives in areas of low social mobility.  
   
   
  EVOMAX 150 PACKS POWER INTO A SMALL PACKAGE  
  when a high output wall hung condensing boiler is needed for a commercial installation, look no further than evomax 150 from ideal commercial boilers.  
   
   
Extracting the benefit Extracting the benefit  
  overhead trees? not a problem for rabscreens.  
   
   
  Plans To Make The Uk One Of The Most Digitallyskilled Nations Plans To Make The Uk One Of The Most Digitallyskilled Nations  
  The Government has announced plans to make training in basic digital skills free for adults lacking relevant qualifications.  
   
   
Social Mobility Package Unveiled By Education Secretary Social Mobility Package Unveiled By Education Secretary  
  A new opportunity areas across England will receive 60 million of funding to help local children get the best start in life.  
   
   
  Restaraunts and Canteens Restaraunts and Canteens  
  saving money easily with the rabscreen external filter  
   
   
DISABLED STUDENTS URGED TO APPLY FOR SUMMER 2017 WORK PLACEMENTS DISABLED STUDENTS URGED TO APPLY FOR SUMMER 2017 WORK PLACEMENTS  
  Leading companies are looking for talented disabled students, and recent graduates, to take on work placements in summer 2017.  
   
   
  NEW hot and cold water temperature aids for legionella risk management NEW hot and cold water temperature aids for legionella risk management  
  keep tabs on your hot and cold water temperatures with new red and blue tc wall ports from tme thermometers, market leaders in temperature test aids for legionella risk management.  
   
   
Thousands more primary pupils on track to be excellent readers Thousands more primary pupils on track to be excellent readers  
  Results of this year's phonics screening check show a continued rise in pupils meeting the expected reading standard.  
   
   
  Its Dyslexia Awareness Week Its Dyslexia Awareness Week  
  Dyslexia actions president Charley Boorman will help launch the event when he appears on BBC London news at 6.30pm on Monday 3rd  
   
   
IB Director General launches initiative to raise student aspirations in Kent IB Director General launches initiative to raise student aspirations in Kent  
  Dr. Siva Kumari, the Director General of the International Baccalaureate officially launched the career-related programme project in Kent.  
   
   
  TREIGN SOLUTIONS FOR LAND AND SEA ADVENTURES  
  in 2014, adventurer dave cornthwaite joined forces with outdoor product supplier securikey t-reign for his expedition1000 journeys, during which a selection of products from the retractable gear tether and procase ranges were provided for the tr  
   
   
Think you dont have space for a school kitchen Think again Think you dont have space for a school kitchen Think again  
  need a kitchen in your school but space being used for educational needs? there is a solution...  
   
   
  Its everyones job to get children reading Its everyones job to get children reading  
  It's a real shame we don't get to read so much anymore, for children it's a serious worry.  
   
   
Plan A for Asbestos Plan A for Asbestos  
  why planning is essential for the safe and smooth running of your schools asbestos management systems.  
   
   
  Norfolk schools to save 1000s a year with energy efficiencies Norfolk schools to save 1000s a year with energy efficiencies  
  energy saving company savemoneycutcarbon is helping norfolk schools to ease pressure on tight budgets with self-financing energy saving projects.  
   
   
BITUCHEM CREATES LANDSCAPE FOR NEW LEICESTERSHIRE SCHOOL BITUCHEM CREATES LANDSCAPE FOR NEW LEICESTERSHIRE SCHOOL  
  hard-landscaping specialists, bituchem, has recently been involved in the creation of a brand new primary school in leicestershire.  
   
   
  Global Environmental Asbestos consultancy to UK schools and colleges  
  experienced team providing asbestos surveys, asbestos management plans, gap analysis, training and project management.  
   
   
Global Environmental Asbestos Bulletin Global Environmental Asbestos Bulletin  
  A quarterly roundup of asbestos news and views  
   
   
  PM to set out plans for schools that work for everyone PM to set out plans for schools that work for everyone  
  The Prime Minister unveils measures to increase the number of good school places and ensure all children have the best start in life.  
   
   
Thousands more children to benefit from antibullying app Thousands more children to benefit from antibullying app  
  A 4.4 million government fund backs projects including Tootoot app to let children use screenshots of online abuse to report bullying.  
   
   
  Pupils across England start intensive lessons in Mandarin Pupils across England start intensive lessons in Mandarin  
  Mandarin excellence programme will see at least 5,000 young people on track towards fluency in Mandarin Chinese by 2020  
   
   
Thousands of children back to school in 21st century facilities Thousands of children back to school in 21st century facilities  
  Twenty-eight schools open state-of-the-art buildings as part of a 4.4 billion building programme.  
   
   
  Three teachers put Oldham Greater Manchester on the world map for innovation in special needs technology Three teachers put Oldham Greater Manchester on the world map for innovation in special needs technology  
  three teachers put oldham, greater manchester, on the world map for innovation in special needs technology  
   
   
  MODULAR VAULTS OFFER THE SOLUTION FOR PHARMACEUTICAL DRUG STORAGE  
  according to a recent report brought out by the association of the british pharmaceutical industry (abpi), the uk pharmaceutical industry now makes a greater contribution to the nation’s economy than any other industrial sector. it is therefor  
   
   
  Safer cheaper school lighting with new LED battens  
  led eco lights has added smart sensor technology to its goodlight™ g5 led battens for schools, allowing the luminaires to be grouped and respond intelligently to lighting needs. schools can reduce their lighting energy bill by up to 65% by replacing  
   
   
  IMAX XTRA EL TOP OF THE CLASS ON NOx EMISSIONS  
  leading british manufacturer, ideal commercial boilers is committed to ensuring that every condensing boiler in its range outperforms current regulations in terms of output, efficiency and energy use. in keeping with this undertaking, the lates  
   
   
Asbestos handbook for schools Asbestos handbook for schools  
  Asbestos consultancy, global environmental, has published a handbook to assist schools in managing asbestos. the handy, 24-page a5 booklet clarifies the responsibilities for managing asbestos in schools.  
   
   
  Character education is essential for social mobility says John Bentley CEO of Inspiring Learning Character education is essential for social mobility says John Bentley CEO of Inspiring Learning  
  character education is essential for social mobility, says john bentley, ceo of inspiring learning  
   
   
The benefits of BYOD Bring Your Own Device in a teaching environment The benefits of BYOD Bring Your Own Device in a teaching environment  
  James Symons explores how BYOD schemes are increasing in the workplace and how this is affecting the classroom environment.  
   
   
  THE SECURIKEY SAFEBUYERS GUIDE THE SECURIKEY SAFEBUYERS GUIDE  
  buying any product can be daunting, but when selecting a safe there is the added pressure that the incorrect choice could result in the loss of cash or valuable items which, at worst, will mean the loss of items that are irreplaceable and, at be  
   
   
A lesson in digital learning A lesson in digital learning  
  Ed Vaizeys vision for a truly digital UK economy by 2020 is fast appearing on the horizon, with education high on the governments agenda.  
   
   
  Unlimited CPD from Optimus Education Unlimited CPD from Optimus Education  
  the only school membership organisation where you get access to the full programme of established national best-practice conferences and cpd events - for no additional cost.  
   
   
Nick Gibb Why We Must Have Debate In Our Schools Nick Gibb Why We Must Have Debate In Our Schools  
  Nick Gibb addresses the debating matters competition finalists.  
   
   
  Lessons in Recruitment Software Success Lessons in Recruitment Software Success  
   
   
   
Trust Setter Play to oversee your play area development Trust Setter Play to oversee your play area development  
  muswell hill primary called setter play in to redevelop six of their play areas, with fantastic results  
   
   
  THE ART OF ACHIEVING SECURITY IN A HOSPITAL ENVIRONMENT THE ART OF ACHIEVING SECURITY IN A HOSPITAL ENVIRONMENT  
  it goes without saying that, for those in need of a medical procedure or who are in a vulnerable state of health, there is an innate desire to be looked after in an environment that is safe and secure.  
   
   
  KEEP MAIL SAFE FROM PRYING EYES WITH SECURIKEY POST BOXES  
  leading physical security supplier securikey has extended its best-selling secure post box range with the addition of four new models. the new sleek, weatherproof and corrosion- resistant post boxes have been expertly designed for outdoor enviro  
   
   
IB Middle Years Programme students receive eAssessment results IB Middle Years Programme students receive eAssessment results  
  more than 7,500 international baccalaureate (ib) middle years programme (myp) students around the world have received their results following the first myp eassessment examination session in may.  
   
   
  Future First alumni urged to inspire 12000 state students to career confidence  
  alumni urged to inspire 12,000 state students to career confidence  
   
   
Building A Renaissance In Mathematics Teaching Building A Renaissance In Mathematics Teaching  
  Schools minister addresses delegates at the Advisory Committee on Mathematics Education (ACME) conference.'a renaissance in mathematics teaching that is taking place in our schools'  
   
   
  Amanda Spielman confirmed as next Ofsted Chief Inspector Amanda Spielman confirmed as next Ofsted Chief Inspector  
  Amanda Spielman has been confirmed as the next Chief Inspector of Ofsted after approval by the Privy Council.  
   
   
DigiExam test authoring delivery and grading platform reduces marking time for teachers by 50 DigiExam test authoring delivery and grading platform reduces marking time for teachers by 50  
  digiexam test authoring, delivery and grading platform reduces marking time for teachers by 50% - and enables faster more efficient feedback to help improve student outcomes  
   
   
  New anticlimb fascia provides protection to vulnerable roofs New anticlimb fascia provides protection to vulnerable roofs  
  a new anti-climb fascia system, designed to protect rooflines from unauthorised access and vandalism is now available from contour. the design is ideal for high security locations such as prisons, police stations and mental health facilities.  
   
   
Goodbye To Gum Goodbye To Gum  
   
   
   
  In Focus Education Forum In Focus Education Forum  
  Taking centre stage at the Whittlebury Hall hotel in Northampton on the 21st and 22nd November this 2016, the education forum returns for its 14th year bigger and better than ever with the launch of the inaugural education it forum.  
   
   
Technical Education Overhaul Unveiled By Skills Minister Technical Education Overhaul Unveiled By Skills Minister  
  Transformation of post-16 education with thousands of courses to be replaced with 15 straightforward routes into skilled employment.  
   
   
  South Asian Method Of Teaching Maths To Be Rolled Out In Schools South Asian Method Of Teaching Maths To Be Rolled Out In Schools  
  8,000 primary schools in England will receive 41 million over 4 years to support the Maths Mastery approach.  
   
   
Cash Savings For Schools  On Energy Etc. Cash Savings For Schools On Energy Etc.  
  DfE offers schools the chance to save thousands on energy, ICT and multi-functional devices.  
   
   
  Saxon Way Primary School rated a good school and praised by Ofsted for its transformation  
  Saxon way primary school rated a good school and praised by Ofsted for its transformation.  
   
   
David Cameron Announces 31 New Free Schools On Final Visit As Prime Minister David Cameron Announces 31 New Free Schools On Final Visit As Prime Minister  
  Visiting reach academy in Feltham, the PM announced 31 new free schools that will provide around 20,000 high-quality places for pupils.  
   
   
  Bespoke education accounting software is coming to schools and academies Bespoke education accounting software is coming to schools and academies  
  hcss education has launched a beta version for its new, innovative accounting software, allowing finance teams in schools and academies to test it out before the new term.  
   
   
SECURIKEY MIRRORS AND SAFES ARE POLICE APPROVED SECURIKEY MIRRORS AND SAFES ARE POLICE APPROVED  
  leading uk physical security supplier securikey has achieved ‘police preferred specification’ status for nine models within its convex safety mirror range, demonstrating that the company has met the high standards set by secured by design (s  
   
   
  John Bentley CEO of Inspiring Learning comments on the governments latest policy paper on sport John Bentley CEO of Inspiring Learning comments on the governments latest policy paper on sport  
  john bentley, chief executive officer of inspiring learning, the largest independent provider of out of classroom learning experiences in the uk, shares his thoughts on the government’s new policy paper ‘sporting future: a new strategy for a  
   
   
Suppliers of Audio Visual Equipment and Advice for the Digital Learning Environment  Avcom Suppliers of Audio Visual Equipment and Advice for the Digital Learning Environment Avcom  
  as technology marches on, classes are being fitted with the type of equipment normally found in conference rooms. with 30 years of av experience, avcom is ready to help your school.  
   
   
  4969 UK IB graduates celebrate 2016 exam results  
  More than 149,454 international baccalaureate (ib) diploma programme (dp) and career-related programme (cp) students around the world have received their results from the may 2016 examination session.  
   
   
Uptake Of Physical Activities On The Rise In Dagenham Uptake Of Physical Activities On The Rise In Dagenham  
  Daisy Hamilton is the head of PE at all saints secondary school in Dagenham. she has been at the school for over six years now, and absolutely loves seeing students develop and enjoy sport.  
   
   
  A Summertime Challenge Outward Bound Course That Will Give You Skills For Life A Summertime Challenge Outward Bound Course That Will Give You Skills For Life  
   
   
   
Using The International Baccalaureate As A Social Mobility Tool Using The International Baccalaureate As A Social Mobility Tool  
  In a new report published in april 2016, the institute of directors has called for a huge shift in the way we think about education, in order to give todays students the best chance to get ahead in the future in a world of technological revolution.  
   
   
  SAFE SECURE AND PERSONALISED SAFES BY SECURIKEY SAFE SECURE AND PERSONALISED SAFES BY SECURIKEY  
  securikey, a leading uk supplier of physical security products, offers a safe range with an eye-catching difference. euro grade safes come with the option of multiple customisations; from the outside colour to the inner compartments and the lock  
   
   
DigiExam wins EdTechXGlobal All Stars Award DigiExam wins EdTechXGlobal All Stars Award  
  digiexam wins edtechxglobal all stars award. swedish start up recognised for significant innovation and growth of digital assessment and grading platform.  
   
   
  Stephen Clarke appointed Managing Director by Wauton Samuel the school management software and services specialist Stephen Clarke appointed Managing Director by Wauton Samuel the school management software and services specialist  
  stephen clarke appointed managing director by wauton samuel, the school management software and services specialist  
   
   
Premium desk top air filtration  units Premium desk top air filtration units  
  benchvent are a uk's best manufacturer of premium desk top air filtration units. we are dedicated to providing reliable, high quality and cost-effective fume & dust extraction equipment. all our products are designed to ensure that you can opera  
   
   
  ENSURING SAFETY DOESNT HAVE TO BE A TALL ORDER ENSURING SAFETY DOESNT HAVE TO BE A TALL ORDER  
  jeremy cassady, managing director for securikey, explores why a high level of care must be taken when work at height is required, and highlights the importance of providing workers with high quality safety items like retractors for securing hand  
   
   
  SECURIKEY RETRACTORS AND CASES KEEP TOOLS CLOSE TO HAND  
  securikey, a leading supplier of physical security products, has extended its comprehensive key reel offering with the new range of t-reign retractors and cases. designed and manufactured by the same team that developed securikey’s best-selli  
   
   
Keston Boilers score top marks at Lancing College Keston Boilers score top marks at Lancing College  
  leading british manufacturer keston boilers has supplied three 55kw heat only twin flue boilers and a frame and header kit to lancing college in lancing, west sussex, which have been installed as part of a refurbishment project to improve the re  
   
   
  New research shows families outstrip celebrities as childrens healthy living role models  
  new research from the british nutrition foundation (bnf) shows that immediate family members are the strongest role models for influencing children’s healthy eating and physical activity habits.  
   
   
fischertechnik chooses Gratnells trays for its education kits fischertechnik chooses Gratnells trays for its education kits  
  fischertechnik, manufacturers and marketers of the award-winning construction set system which has established a reputation for its unique design, specifies gratnells trays to carry a range of some 20 education kits into schools across the globe.  
   
   
  The First School In The UK Trained In Dementia Awareness The First School In The UK Trained In Dementia Awareness  
  With the prospect of 1 million people being diagnosed with dementia in the UK by 2025, we beg the questions how can we prepare the next generation for such an emotional condition?  
   
   
Get rid of chewing gum fast Get rid of chewing gum fast  
  get rid of chewing gum fast with gum challenger from spinaclean.  
   
   
  Goodbye to gum  
  get rid of chewing gum fast with gum challenger from spinaclean.  
   
   
  Spinaclean chewing gum removal  
  get rid of chewing gum fast with gum challenger from spinaclean  
   
   
London secondary school demonstrates good practice in performance management through use of online CPL management system London secondary school demonstrates good practice in performance management through use of online CPL management system  
  Johnnie Pavey, Assistant Head at Lampton School and also Teaching School Specialist Leader of Education, discusses the performance management and CPL programme  
   
   
  Paving and patio cleaning made easy  
  paving,patios,drives,stepsand walkways can be a nightmare to clean back to their original state. don't accept the best that pressure washers can do; try slipstream pro.  
   
   
  Paving and patio cleaning made easy  
  paving, patios, drives, steps and walkways can be a nightmare to clean back to their original state. don't accept the best that pressure washers can do; try slipstream pro from spinaclean and experience the difference!  
   
   
  SECONDARY SCHOOL INVESTS IN OFFSITE BUILDING TO ACCOMMODATE RISE IN PUPIL NUMBERS  
  pressure from population growth in the uk has already impacted on primary schools in terms of necessitating additional pupil capacity. that wave will, later this year, flow into secondary schools according the department for education . in prepa  
   
   
  Future First  
  midlands alumni urged to join state old school tie networks.  
   
   
  TUCO launches indepth study on how to tackle food waste  
  the university caterers organisation (tuco) has announced the findings from the most extensive research into food waste in the uk education sector. the research discovers that with 123,000 tonnes of food waste being generated every year in the s  
   
   
Ofsted And Food By The Childrens Food Trust Ofsted And Food By The Childrens Food Trust  
  Ofsteds new common inspection framework ensures that inspectors will now observe pupils over lunchtime. they will be looking to see that children can explain accurately and confidently how to keep themselves healthy.  
   
   
  Trust Me New resource from Childnet and The London Grid for Learning helps young people become critical thinkers online Trust Me New resource from Childnet and The London Grid for Learning helps young people become critical thinkers online  
  e-safety charity, childnet, have launched trust me, a new resource designed to support primary and secondary school teachers in exploring critical thinking online.  
   
   
TREIGN SOLUTIONS FOR LAND AND SEA ADVENTURES TREIGN SOLUTIONS FOR LAND AND SEA ADVENTURES  
  in 2014, adventurer dave cornthwaite joined forces with outdoor product supplier securikey t-reign for his expedition1000 journeys, during which a selection of products from the retractable gear tether and procase ranges were provided for the tr  
   
   
  Teach First appoints BlueSky  online staff development expert  to track progress of its teachers Teach First appoints BlueSky online staff development expert to track progress of its teachers  
  bluesky’s online tool will provide support at over 900 schools working with teach first participants throughout the uk  
   
   
The Marches Academy Trust Festival Of Education The Marches Academy Trust Festival Of Education  
  The inaugural Marches Academy Trust festival of education will take place on 1st July 2016 in Oswestry, Shropshire. its aim is to bring together leading educational experts and inspire debate and discussion amongst industry professionals  
   
   
  Joel Worrall Headmaster At Stroud School On Core Values Joel Worrall Headmaster At Stroud School On Core Values  
  Honesty, respect and happiness underpin everything that happens at Stroud school. children develop a values structure which is fundamentally moral, but also allows them to be self-reflective.  
   
   
  Future First Shadow education spokesperson joins alumni inspiring state students to success  
  Shadow Education spokesperson joins alumni inspiring state students to success.  
   
   
KEEP VALUABLE DOCUMENTS SAFE WITH THE FIRE STOR FROM SECURIKEY KEEP VALUABLE DOCUMENTS SAFE WITH THE FIRE STOR FROM SECURIKEY  
  the fire stor range of fire and burglary resistant storage cabinets from securikey offers an extremely reliable and affordable solution for the safekeeping of important documents and other valuables – providing complete peace of mind even in t  
   
   
  Ofqual accepts IB Middle Years Programme eAssessment  
  all subjects in the international baccalaureate middle years programme eassessment have been accepted by ofqual, in recognition of the myp’s distinct educational value and growing credibility among uk schools.  
   
   
KEYLEX FROM SECURIKEY  FOR ACCESS CONTROL THAT IS SIMPLE CONVENIENT AND EFFECTIVE KEYLEX FROM SECURIKEY FOR ACCESS CONTROL THAT IS SIMPLE CONVENIENT AND EFFECTIVE  
  the keylex range of mechanical digital door locks from securikey, a leading supplier of physical security products, offers the perfect access control solution for most buildings from domestic and light commercial to heavy industrial applications  
   
   
  KEEP ITEMS BY YOUR SIDE WITH SELFRETRACTING KEY REELS FROM SECURIKEY KEEP ITEMS BY YOUR SIDE WITH SELFRETRACTING KEY REELS FROM SECURIKEY  
  heavy duty key reels securikey’s heavy duty range of key reels is designed for the industrial and commercial market, with each model capable of carrying up to 284g. the range includes the best-selling super 48 models, which feature an extreme  
   
   
Government Climbdown Over Forced Academies Plan In England Government Climbdown Over Forced Academies Plan In England  
  plans to force all of England's schools to become academies are being abandoned in a government climbdown.  
   
   
  London secondary school demonstrates good practice in performance management through use of online CPL management system London secondary school demonstrates good practice in performance management through use of online CPL management system  
   
   
   
SECURIKEY UNDERFLOOR SAFES  THE HIDDEN SECURITY SOLUTION SECURIKEY UNDERFLOOR SAFES THE HIDDEN SECURITY SOLUTION  
  securikey is one of the few physical security suppliers that offers a comprehensive range of products suitable for applications from domestic to high end commercial, with full listing on the ais list. one range that is becoming increasingly popu  
   
   
  Immersive Interactive is crowned April MIA winner Immersive Interactive is crowned April MIA winner  
   
   
   
  Audient Across the Board in New Creative Industries School  
   
   
   
Savvy schools check out new uniform styles Savvy schools check out new uniform styles  
   
   
   
  Vacancy Filler is Top of the Class at Loughborough Endowed Schools  
   
   
   
GBP 56 million European backing for 7 new schools in Yorkshire GBP 56 million European backing for 7 new schools in Yorkshire  
  The European investment bank has agreed to provide GBP 56 million to build seven new secondary schools in Bradford, Harrogate, Keighley and Huddersfield.  
   
   
  Healthy Eating Week 2016 sets out to positively change childrens behaviour Healthy Eating Week 2016 sets out to positively change childrens behaviour  
  Across the UK, school children will be taking part in the British Nutrition Foundations (BNF) healthy eating week 2016, from 13 to 17 June.  
   
   
Major supplier to the Education sector announces collaboration with national charity Potential Plus UK Major supplier to the Education sector announces collaboration with national charity Potential Plus UK  
   
   
   
  Future First  
  building for the future : norwich north m.p. joins leading education charity future first.  
   
   
ENSURING SAFETY DOESNT HAVE TO BE A TALL ORDER ENSURING SAFETY DOESNT HAVE TO BE A TALL ORDER  
  Trips and falls when working at height are among the biggest causes of fatalities and minor accidents in the workplace in 2013/14.  
   
   
  PHS Data Solutions to showcase secure document solutions at Legalex  
   
   
   
From Bricks to Clicks new inquiry report explores what student data will mean for higher education From Bricks to Clicks new inquiry report explores what student data will mean for higher education  
  Big data is probably one of the most talked about topics in the modern age. trailblazers like Amazon and IBM have been analysing data for years now giving them and their clients a commercial edge  
   
   
  Over half of female teachers say not enough is being done to help women go for top jobs  
  Meanwhile, 43% of female teachers believe a glass ceiling is holding them back in their careers  
   
   
  ACCESS CONTROL SOLUTIONS COMPLEXITY ISNT ALWAYS THE KEY  
  as technological developments flourish in the security sector, suppliers of access control systems are creating ever more complex solutions to prevent unwanted entry into various types of buildings and institutions. far from being the intriguing  
   
   
  IDEAL COMMERCIAL BOILERS PULLS DOUBLE DUTY WITH THE NEW IMAX XTRA EL 7151240kW  
  leading british manufacturer ideal commercial boilers has extended the recently launched imax el range with additional models ranging from 715kw to 1240kw. pairing two imax xtra el condensing and floor standing boilers side by side, the new ext  
   
   
Top opportunity at Top Model show Top opportunity at Top Model show  
  Hair and make-up students gain invaluable work experience at London fashion show to improve their employment prospects.  
   
   
  John Bentley chief executive officer of Inspiring Learning believes that character education should be put on the national curriculum John Bentley chief executive officer of Inspiring Learning believes that character education should be put on the national curriculum  
  john bentley, chief executive officer of inspiring learning, the largest independent provider of out of classroom learning experiences in the uk, believes that character education should be put on the national curriculum  
   
   
Global Inspiration for Peace by Jim Phillips of Global Caring Ethics Global Inspiration for Peace by Jim Phillips of Global Caring Ethics  
   
   
   
  SECURIKEY MIRRORS AND SAFES ARE POLICE APPROVED SECURIKEY MIRRORS AND SAFES ARE POLICE APPROVED  
  leading uk physical security supplier securikey has achieved ‘police preferred specification’ status for nine models within its convex safety mirror range, demonstrating that the company has met the high standards set by secured by design (s  
   
   
Double First Ltd scoops 2016 Queens Award for Enterprise Double First Ltd scoops 2016 Queens Award for Enterprise  
  The developer of Engage educational software has won a 2016 Queens Award for Enterprise for International Trade.  
   
   
  Inclusive TechnologyHelpKidzLearn wins 2016 Queens Award for Enterprise for its online special educational needs solutions Inclusive TechnologyHelpKidzLearn wins 2016 Queens Award for Enterprise for its online special educational needs solutions  
  oldham is home to the world leaders in assistive technology innovation  
   
   
School Business Services and PS Financials Partnership Helps to Drive Financial Health and Efficiency in Schools School Business Services and PS Financials Partnership Helps to Drive Financial Health and Efficiency in Schools  
  sbs and ps financials partnership and software integration means service efficiency and instant budget monitoring for schools.  
   
   
  Train your sights on excellence with Kestons Vocational Courses  
  product training from leading british manufacturer keston boilers provides installers and heating engineers with the necessary tools to ensure that all aspects of commissioning and servicing can be attended to quickly and efficiently.  
   
   
  Ideal Commercial Boilers condensing range has now expanded  
  leading british manufacturer ideal commercial boilers has been creating heating solutions for over 100 years and their condensing range has now expanded to include the new imax xtra el.  
   
   
Once more with Mark Lehain  Principal of Bedford Free School Once more with Mark Lehain Principal of Bedford Free School  
  We last spoke to Mark when Bedford Free School was very new and an Ofsted report was in the post. two years later the school is nearly full, the policies and style regarding education have been set.  
   
   
  The Sustainable Alumni Communities Project  
  ‘old school tie’ networks for south west’s state students. 12,000 students in 40 schools to benefit from alumni skills and connections.  
   
   
Gratnells lends support to UK School Science Technician Survey Gratnells lends support to UK School Science Technician Survey  
  gratnells, one of the the uk’s leading suppliers of storage and stage systems to the schools sector, has sponsored the publication of a far-reaching report which highlights the role and importance of school science technicians  
   
   
  New Low Cost Temperature Testing Fights Food Bacteria New Low Cost Temperature Testing Fights Food Bacteria  
  why spend money on different colour coded thermometers to fight bacterial cross contamination when there’s a more hygienic and affordable way to keep food safe?  
   
   
  Global Caring Ethics by Mr Jim Phillips  
   
   
   
Reducing teacher workload  discussion with Denise Inwood Managing Director BlueSky Reducing teacher workload discussion with Denise Inwood Managing Director BlueSky  
  reducing teacher workload - denise inwood, managing director of bluesky discusses the issue and how to ease the burden for today’s teaching staff.  
   
   
  CHILDREN NEED PLACES TO PLAY FAMILIES URGE GOVERNMENT  CHILDREN NEED PLACES TO PLAY FAMILIES URGE GOVERNMENT  
  Public playgrounds vibrant hubs for fun physical activity or neglected, litter-strewn wastelands abandoned long ago? the Association of Play Industries campaigns at the highest levels for policy recognition of the value of play.  
   
   
  The Securikey Safe Buyers Guide  
  keep your home safe as houses by ensuring that you buy the right safe for your requirements.  
   
   
  ACCESS CONTROL SOLUTIONS - COMPLEXITY ISNT ALWAYS THE KEY  
  innovation on a budget  
   
   
NEW RESEARCH REVEALS LOOMING CASH CRISIS FOR ACADEMIES NEW RESEARCH REVEALS LOOMING CASH CRISIS FOR ACADEMIES  
  Rising costs and pupil numbers threaten a looming cash crisis for academies, with most predicting that they will be running at a deficit within two years.  
   
   
  7 Ways To Make Your IcCTSpend Go Further 7 Ways To Make Your IcCTSpend Go Further  
  Technology is changing the world and will inevitably have a huge impact on the world our children grow up into. but as it becomes an increasingly integral part of education, so does the challenge for schools to save money, spend it wisely and use ICT more  
   
   
BOXING CLEVER WITH SECURIKEYS SAFETY KNIFE  RETRACTOR BOXING CLEVER WITH SECURIKEYS SAFETY KNIFE RETRACTOR  
  knife safety is thrown into sharp relief with the retractable safety knife, cord and karabiner from leading physical security product supplier, securikey.  
   
   
  200 million to transform life chances of vulnerable young people 200 million to transform life chances of vulnerable young people  
  Education Secretary unveils new 200 million investment to overhaul services for the most vulnerable children and young people.  
   
   
SAY CHEESE BUDDING YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS CHALLENGED TO SNAP UP 1000 FOR SCHOOL SAY CHEESE BUDDING YOUNG PHOTOGRAPHERS CHALLENGED TO SNAP UP 1000 FOR SCHOOL  
  a national competition has been launched offering snap- happy students the chance to win £1,000 for their school. cartridgesave.co.uk is challenging children aged 4-11 nationwide to print off and send in a photo of something that matters to  
   
   
  FIRST NURSERY TAKES PART IN TEALS KIDDIWASH CLEAN HANDS COMPETITION FIRST NURSERY TAKES PART IN TEALS KIDDIWASH CLEAN HANDS COMPETITION  
  teal’s kiddiwash clean hands competition has had its first entry from a nursery based in the heart of birmingham’s jewellery quarter.  
   
   
  As GCSE season approaches it's vital to reengage disaffected learners  
  how can schools help those pupils who are disaffected with education and struggling to revise and get to grips with their fast approaching gcse examinations?  
   
   
Viking Adventures at the British Museum   London Grid for Learning develops new resource for Key Stage 2 Pupils Viking Adventures at the British Museum London Grid for Learning develops new resource for Key Stage 2 Pupils  
  viking adventures at the british museum – london grid for learning develops new resource for key stage 2 pupils  
   
   
  Starting an All Through school Starting an All Through school  
  Steve Hall has lead and taught in the state education sphere for nearly 37 years. he has just overseen the expansion of his school to include a primary school.  
   
   
Qualification and Credit Framework QCF Qualification and Credit Framework QCF  
  scorpion safety limited don't get stung get safe!  
   
   
  Health and SafetyTraining in Education Health and SafetyTraining in Education  
  scorpion safety limited don't get stung get safe!  
   
   
Award Winning Seating Chosen for Award Winning College Award Winning Seating Chosen for Award Winning College  
  ki’s award-winning range of educational seating products has been chosen to take pride of place in one of scotland’s largest colleges. 14,000 individual products across 400 different product lines will be used by city of glasgow college staf  
   
   
  CASE STUDY  Cairo English School CASE STUDY Cairo English School  
  mathletics from 3p learning supports effective differentiation and promotes ‘a frenzy of learning’ in the classroom  
   
   
Why everyone needs a role model Why everyone needs a role model  
  There can't be many people whose lives have not been touched by role models. most of us could name several people who have had an influence on what we have done or the way we do things.  
   
   
  Education Show a hit for Gratnells Education Show a hit for Gratnells  
  gratnells, best known for 40 years of designing, manufacturing and marketing advanced storage systems for the education and medical sectors, has enjoyed a successful return to the education show at nec birmingham.  
   
   
Schools raise over 20000 by renting out spare parking spaces online Schools raise over 20000 by renting out spare parking spaces online  
   
   
   
  More support to reduce teacher workload More support to reduce teacher workload  
  Education Secretary pledges more support to reduce teacher workload during landmark speech at NASUET conference.  
   
   
Plan ahead to schedule your summer projects Plan ahead to schedule your summer projects  
  now that we’re well into spring, it’s time to start planning ahead for all those projects which will need attending to during the summer holiday. we have created a six point 'condition report' checklist that helps prioritise requirements for  
   
   
  The need for our nations children to get outdoors The need for our nations children to get outdoors  
   
   
   
Trailflex leads the way to historic school Trailflex leads the way to historic school  
  new hall school, a long-established catholic boarding and day school, and former tudor palace, has recently installed a new 1.5km entrance pathway using langford direct ltd's specialist trailflex flexible porous paving system.  
   
   
  Apps Central  Case Study Apps Central Case Study  
  brockmoor primary - improving communication with parents using apps central’s school calendar and news app  
   
   
  How can we improve pupils learning experience through classroom design?  
   
   
   
Why goodquality music education matters Why goodquality music education matters  
  The Schools Minister explains why both equity and quality need to be at the heart of music education.  
   
   
  Teachers called to give views on data use in secondary schools Teachers called to give views on data use in secondary schools  
  teachers using data system fft aspire are invited to take part in research on the impact of the ways schools use data.  
   
   
Local areas to get more notice of SEND inspections Local areas to get more notice of SEND inspections  
  From May, Ofsted and the Care Quality Commission will inspect local areas' responsibilities to children and young people with SEND.  
   
   
  New funding for sport in Primary schools New funding for sport in Primary schools  
  520 million pounds to double the amount of funding dedicated to sport in every primary school.  
   
   
Education and the budget Education and the budget  
  From the Budget speech. 'We are going to complete the task of setting schools free from local education bureaucracy, and we are going to do it in this Parliament.'  
   
   
  Schools and the Budget Schools and the Budget  
  The Chancellor has presented his budget to parliament. Here's a summary of what was announced regarding schools  
   
   
Educational excellence everywhere Educational excellence everywhere  
  The Education Secretary sets out her vision for education, delivering educational excellence everywhere.  
   
   
  A new vision for the education system A new vision for the education system  
  Education white paper outlines plans to transform England's schools and build on the progress that has already been made.  
   
   
The importance of school funding reform The importance of school funding reform  
  Education and Childcare Minister speaks about ensuring funding is fair, transparent, and based on pupils needs.  
   
   
  NEW TRAILFLEX BROCHURE PUBLISHED ON  BENEFITS OF FLEXIBLE POROUS PAVING SYSTEM NEW TRAILFLEX BROCHURE PUBLISHED ON BENEFITS OF FLEXIBLE POROUS PAVING SYSTEM  
  a brand new brochure on the flexible porous paving solution, trailflex, has been published by langford direct ltd., to advise specifiers on the benefits of the leading material.  
   
   
Gratnells take to the stage Gratnells take to the stage  
  gratnells, the family run business with over 100 years of history has added to its record on product innovation with two new ict introductions, powertray and powertrolley.  
   
   
  Gratnells new generation science trolley offers more storage space Gratnells new generation science trolley offers more storage space  
   
   
   
Every school to become an academy ministers to announce Every school to become an academy ministers to announce  
  Plans for all schools in England to become academies will be outlined in the budget on wednesday.- BBC  
   
   
  Ban junk food advertising near schools and nurseries Ban junk food advertising near schools and nurseries  
  Powers to ban junk food advertising near schools, nurseries and childrens centres should be given to councils in a bid to beat the child obesity crisis, say town halls.  
   
   
Actavos first bim project delivered to primary school Actavos first bim project delivered to primary school  
   
   
   
  Multipolar Communal Refrigerator Multipolar Communal Refrigerator  
  ideal for student or staff accommodation – and most recently prisons – rieber’s ‘multipolar’ undercounter and cabinet compartmentalized refrigerators offers from four to 16 lockable compartments within an impact and shock resistant outer cabinet  
   
   
NEW METOS Futura HD HEAVY DUTY BRATT PANS NEW METOS Futura HD HEAVY DUTY BRATT PANS  
  metos futura hd bratt pans offer multi-mode cooking, a 250°c frying surface and up to 41.4 k/w power!  
   
   
  Metos Marvel Pressure Steamer  
  bgl rieber is introducing the new marvel range of pressure steamers from finnish manufacturer metos.  
   
   
  Energy saving metos combi kettles for perfect mashed potato, soups, stews, roast potatoes, cake mixes  
  combi-kettles are among the most energy efficient items of modern kitchen equipment for bulk food production.  
   
   
  Thermoport Midi Range proves a winner at Rise Park School Romford  
  rieber’s new thermoport midi range has proved a winner with kitchen staff at rise park school, romford.  
   
   
VOLUME COOKING FOR BOLTON SCHOOL VOLUME COOKING FOR BOLTON SCHOOL  
  bolton school is celebrating 500 years of history in 2016 with a brand new kitchen complete with a metos culino combi kettle featuring automatic mixing.  
   
   
  KPOT SERVERY FOR CORRINGHAM PRIMARY  
  space was too tight for a conventional servery unit at corringham primary near stanford-le-hope, essex.  
   
   
Taking Collaboration From Virtual To Reality Taking Collaboration From Virtual To Reality  
  in recent times, collaboration has perhaps become one of the most over-used terms in education, but surprisingly it remains largely misunderstood.  
   
   
  Term Time Holidays A Contentious Issue Term Time Holidays A Contentious Issue  
  Education Magazine gives some editorial space to John Kinnear of the family holiday association to state their case.  
   
   
The Playground  Equipment You Want The Playground Equipment You Want  
   
   
   
  Stellar Security That Wont Cost The Earth Stellar Security That Wont Cost The Earth  
  as part and parcel of managing the health and safety of any business and its employees, it is essential to conduct regular risk assessments to identify potential risks in the workplace and to implement the appropriate physical security measures.  
   
   
  Securikey Picks Master Lock  
  leading uk supplier securikey is proud to be able to offer a range of master lock security products following the master lock© company’s recent acquisition of sentry© safe.  
   
   
Technology that puts schools in control of their data Technology that puts schools in control of their data  
  Too many management information systems attempt to wrestle data into meaning something it was never intended to mean. this premise is doomed to fail but worryingly many schools and teachers remain unaware.  
   
   
  Government drive to help more children become confident readers Government drive to help more children become confident readers  
  Schools minister announces a series of phonics roadshows to help schools share best practice.  
   
   
Software company launch new solution for schools in response to increasing demands on Careers Leaders Software company launch new solution for schools in response to increasing demands on Careers Leaders  
  grofar have launched a new software solution for schools, an integrated set of tools that enables careers leaders to improve the service offered to students, save time and meet statutory guidance more easily as well as helping them to achieve th  
   
   
  Key decision opens door for major public sector education projects Key decision opens door for major public sector education projects  
  Local authorities across the UK have a new opportunity to take major school-building projects forward after the door was opened for a new form of private finance model to be widely adopted.  
   
   
MSCs lessons on Ocean Sustainability a great catch for schools MSCs lessons on Ocean Sustainability a great catch for schools  
  The Marine Stewardship council, have taken part in a successful tour of certified primary schools.  
   
   
  Alcohol is everywhere in my school Alcohol is everywhere in my school  
  Simon Gallacher, who is currently headteacher of a primary school in Bradford writes on the influence that alcohol has in his school.  
   
   
Deb and Handz Campaign Join Forces to Make Hands Matter in Schools Deb and Handz Campaign Join Forces to Make Hands Matter in Schools  
  deb group has teamed up with the handz campaign to help educate primary school and nursery children on the importance of hand hygiene. the handz campaign was founded by andrea jenkyns, mp for morley and outwood, having tragically lost her fath  
   
   
  Schools behaviour tsar wants to tear up gold stars Schools behaviour tsar wants to tear up gold stars  
  BESA calls on the government not to micromanage teachers use of classroom resources.  
   
   
2016 Music Teacher Award Winners 2016 Music Teacher Award Winners  
  The winners for the 2016 music teacher awards for excellence, presented at a black-tie gala dinner and ceremony on 25 February by Classic FM's Margherita Taylor.  
   
   
  Ofsted to directly manage early years inspections Ofsted to directly manage early years inspections  
  Ofsted will have full control over the selection, training and management of early years inspectors from April 2017  
   
   
  Free Science Education Resources  
  copper development association has launched a collection of free resources spanning biology, chemistry and physics.  
   
   
Premium canopies and outdoor classrooms from Setter Play Premium canopies and outdoor classrooms from Setter Play  
  As the days get warmer and the sun gets brighter, have you considered taking your classes outdoors?  
   
   
  BVS ECOtouch  Creating Waves BVS ECOtouch Creating Waves  
  bvs ecotouch touch screens creating waves across the country  
   
   
What Kids Are Reading 2016 report What Kids Are Reading 2016 report  
  What Kids Are Reading has revealed that the most popular book for secondary school children is Girl Online by vlogger Zoe Sugg aka Zoella.  
   
   
  Write here right now The trouble with handwriting in schools today Write here right now The trouble with handwriting in schools today  
  pupils’ handwriting can make the difference between ofsted awarding schools ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ yet, statistics reveal, one child in three is leaving primary school unable to write to the expected standard. so what’s the problem?  
   
   
Design  Build  Manage  Maintain Design Build Manage Maintain  
  Whether you are looking at adding new buildings, considering refurbishing existing buildings or ongoing maintenance work Education Estates Conference & Exhibition is here to help you.  
   
   
  Are Your Staff and Students Ready for Lockdown Are Your Staff and Students Ready for Lockdown  
  one hundred and thirty schools went into lockdown in one month alone because of a perceived threat to the students according to a bbc report1. admittedly this was in the usa, where 50 school shootings are reported annually, but uk schools have also experi  
   
   
Sir Michael Wilshaw  about education in Manchester and Liverpool Sir Michael Wilshaw about education in Manchester and Liverpool  
  Ofsted's Chief Inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, spoke to the institute for public policy research about education in Manchester and Liverpool.  
   
   
  Birmingham Botanical Gardens  
  be inspired by an urban oasis, be engaged with nature! here at the gardens we offer school trips like no other! you can explore our unique glasshouses and experience an authentic rainforest adventure!  
   
   
No evidence of a decline in Alevel maths standards since the 1990s No evidence of a decline in Alevel maths standards since the 1990s  
  New research shows A-level maths standards have declined since 1960 but appear to have remained consistent over the last 20 years.  
   
   
  The importance of storytelling The importance of storytelling  
  Nick Gibb explains how storytelling stretches childrens vocabularies, expands their horizons and extends their ability to learn.  
   
   
Getting the basics right in mathematics Getting the basics right in mathematics  
  Schools Minister Nick Gibb speaks at Elmhurst primary school about the importance of learning multiplication tables and number facts.  
   
   
  Focused inspection of Academies Enterprise Trust Focused inspection of Academies Enterprise Trust  
  Ofsted on 4 February 2016 published the outcome letter of the focused inspection of academies in academies enterprise trust (AET).  
   
   
  Give Your School a Technology Boost  
  in today’s ever evolving it market, schools are becoming more aware of their it infrastructure and the solutions that they are putting in place to address the changing needs of their learning environment.  
   
   
Connecting Education with the BDR Group Connecting Education with the BDR Group  
   
   
   
  Bring Maths To Life At The Lgfl Secondary Maths Conference Bring Maths To Life At The Lgfl Secondary Maths Conference  
  The London grid for learning (LGfl) 2016 secondary maths conference  
   
   
Noise Induced Hearing Loss NIHL Noise Induced Hearing Loss NIHL  
   
   
   
  A spoonful of CPD Music Education Expo A spoonful of CPD Music Education Expo  
  We take a look at the latest trends and approaches explored at the 2016 Music Education Expo and Musical Theatre & Drama Education Show.  
   
   
Lancashire Business Owner Urges Schools To Upgrade Computers To SSDs Lancashire Business Owner Urges Schools To Upgrade Computers To SSDs  
  a lancashire business owner is urging all schools to ensure their computer hard drives are properly upgraded to future proof their computers or face the impending risks.  
   
   
  Colourful New Probes Fight Food Bacteria Colourful New Probes Fight Food Bacteria  
  tough on bacteria – easy on the budget. that’s the concept behind a new colour coded temperature kit launched by uk thermometer manufacturer, tm electronics (tme).  
   
   
Vote of confidence for NEW Legionella Thermometer with builtin timer Vote of confidence for NEW Legionella Thermometer with builtin timer  
  specialists in health and safety and environmental management are backing tme’s new legionella thermometer with built-in timer which simplifies and speeds up the hot and cold water temperature tests required for legionnaires’ disease risk assessment m  
   
   
  Ofsted celebrates exceptional school leaders Ofsted celebrates exceptional school leaders  
  Sir Michael Wilshaw has written to 3 headteachers who have shown exceptional leadership by supporting other schools to improve.  
   
   
Alternative school provision findings of a three year Ofsted  survey Alternative school provision findings of a three year Ofsted survey  
  findings from an ofsted survey on the use of off- site alternative provision by schools and pupil referral units.  
   
   
  British Safety Council supports Time to Talk Day  
  'Mental health is a difficult subject to discuss, not least in the workplace. the British Safety Council is pleased to lend its support for time to talk day and encourage our members and others to do the same.'  
   
   
Minister marks 25 billion employment and skills funding boost with visit to prison restaurant Minister marks 25 billion employment and skills funding boost with visit to prison restaurant  
  Employment minister Priti Patel launches the 2.5 billion European social fund (ESF) programme for England at Styal prison in Cheshire.  
   
   
  Vote of confidence for NEW Legionella Thermometer with builtin timer Vote of confidence for NEW Legionella Thermometer with builtin timer  
   
   
   
You are responsible for safety You are responsible for safety  
  taking (away) responsibility? a short blog by dame judith hackitt dbe - hse, these are some of her early observations regarding individual attitudes to health and safety in the workplace. are they still relevant in yours?  
   
   
  ANSecurity Helps Academy Trust Deliver Byod Educational Benefits ANSecurity Helps Academy Trust Deliver Byod Educational Benefits  
   
   
   
Ofsteds Chief Inspector a statement on the wearing of the full veil in schools Ofsteds Chief Inspector a statement on the wearing of the full veil in schools  
  Michael Wilshaw has now instructed his inspectors to mark down institutions if they judge the wearing of the veil is acting as a barrier to learning and to positive social interaction.  
   
   
  PARENTS SPEND AN AVERAGE OF 41000 ON EACH CHILDS EDUCATION PARENTS SPEND AN AVERAGE OF 41000 ON EACH CHILDS EDUCATION  
  According to new research released by the Royal Merchant Navy Education Foundation (RMNEF), parents of a child starting school this year should expect to spend upwards of 41,000 on their education.  
   
   
  AN Security helps Academy Trust deliver BYOD educational benefits  
   
   
   
Friston Building Refurbishment at University of Sussex Friston Building Refurbishment at University of Sussex  
  bad acoustics often have a detrimental effect on the built environment, creating areas where voice and audio communication is disrupted. as a designer and supplier of flooring systems, quadrant carpets has the expertise to provide solutions that  
   
   
  Solarsense complete 240kWp Solar PV system for Westfield Academy  
  solarsense worked with south somerset community energy (ssce) to design and install a bespoke 240kwp solar pv solution for westfield academy in yeovil.  
   
   
New software helps schools to ensure students online safety New software helps schools to ensure students online safety  
  a uk software developer is set to give schools and colleges a significant helping hand with their duty to protect students’ online safety.  
   
   
  Rosetta Stone predicts 5 key 2016 learning trends  
  donavan whyte, vice president, emea enterprise & education at rosetta stone, has listed below five key trends for the learning and development sector in 2016.  
   
   
Evidence based and transparent CPL system makes discussions about performance related pay much easier Evidence based and transparent CPL system makes discussions about performance related pay much easier  
  johnnie pavey, assistant head at lampton and also teaching school specialist leader of education discusses the performance management and cpl programme he and his team have implemented for the school’s 120 staff, who year on year have been  
   
   
  Schools in 30 million savings boost after deal with Microsoft Schools in 30 million savings boost after deal with Microsoft  
  Agreement means schools can spend less on backroom administration and more on directly helping students.  
   
   
Child-friendly class change and pa system Child-friendly class change and pa system  
  blossom house school have just installed a new child-friendly class change and pa system to help the smooth running of the school, increase learning time and improve safety for staff and students.  
   
   
  Apps Central  Case Study Apps Central Case Study  
  windmill primary school – improving school/home communications with apps central’s school calendar and news app  
   
   
Reduce your supply teacher costs AND create a healthier school Reduce your supply teacher costs AND create a healthier school  
  staff sickness is a major issue for any school and, with the average daily charge to schools for a supply teacher being as much as £100 higher than the daily pay rate for the absent teacher, costs can escalate quickly!  
   
   
  WHAT DO CHILDREN REALLY WANT AND NEED FROM THEIR SCHOOL MEAL WHAT DO CHILDREN REALLY WANT AND NEED FROM THEIR SCHOOL MEAL  
  eden went back to school to ask adults and children as part of a ‘big plates’ little plates’ debate  
   
   
New measures to keep children safe online at school and at home New measures to keep children safe online at school and at home  
  All schools to filter inappropriate content and teach pupils about staying safe including online harm.  
   
   
  REWARDING HYGIENE IN SCHOOLS REWARDING HYGIENE IN SCHOOLS  
  education providers are being rewarded for their commitment to improving hygiene in schools- especially in the toilet. the 2015 loo of the year awards have, for the first time, introduced a special award for school hygiene rooms, sponsored by t  
   
   
New website for Childcare Expo New website for Childcare Expo  
  Early December saw the launch of a brand new website for childcare expo, incorporating all three early years shows taking place across the uk in 2016.  
   
   
  Childrens Food Trust celebrate their 10th birthday Childrens Food Trust celebrate their 10th birthday  
  It's now a decade since they started work to get every child eating better and while there's been huge progress, there's still much more to be done.  
   
   
The Education Forum The Education Forum  
   
   
   
  Goffs Schools partnership with PETXi Training boosts the attainment of disadvantaged pupils Goffs Schools partnership with PETXi Training boosts the attainment of disadvantaged pupils  
  goffs school in cheshunt, hertfordshire has won national recognition for demonstrating and sharing best practice in spending its pupil premium grant. here tom sparks, assistant principal and the lead for pupil premium, outlines the most effective  
   
   
CALVERT TRUST EXMOOR WINS GOLD AT VISIT DEVON AWARDS 2015 CALVERT TRUST EXMOOR WINS GOLD AT VISIT DEVON AWARDS 2015  
  calvert trust exmoor were thrilled to win gold in the “access and inclusivity” category at the 6th annual devon tourism awards held on thursday 26th november, at plymouth’s holiday inn on the hoe.  
   
   
  LONDON COLLEGE USES CYGNUS WIRELESS  FIRE ALARM SYSTEM DURING BUILDING DEVELOPMENT LONDON COLLEGE USES CYGNUS WIRELESS FIRE ALARM SYSTEM DURING BUILDING DEVELOPMENT  
  development at westminster kingsway college, a further education college in the heart of central london, has seen the creation of more space and the re-fitting of existing areas in the college.  
   
   
  London Grid for Learning to save schools a total of 16m and deliver more for less to UK Schools  
   
   
   
Autumn Statement  Education Autumn Statement Education  
  Sixth form colleges will now be able to become academies, Mr Osborne says.Total spending on education will increase in cash terms from 60 billion in 2015-16 to nearly 65 billion in 2020.  
   
   
  Judgement on GCSE religious content hailed as common sense  
  Three families who said the religious studies GCSE their children would study illegally prioritised religious views over non-religious ones have won their case in the High Court.  
   
   
Cracking the code Cracking the code  
  what makes a great novelist, musician or entrepreneur? without a doubt, there’s more to success than the ability to read and write, play guitar or think of a business idea. similarly, becoming a successful programmer takes a little more talen  
   
   
  Im Dreaming of a Write Christmas Im Dreaming of a Write Christmas  
  Festive short story competition challenges students to win £1,500 for their school  
   
   
  KIs MAESTRO CHAIRS POSTURA LAB STOOLS JOIN THE SPACE AGE LEIGH UNIVERSITY TECHNOLOGY COLLEGE  
  ki have supplied leigh utc over 600 maestro chairs and 205 postura+ laboratory stools for the uk’s future engineering and computer science workforce. the leigh utc is one of the first of its kind in kent which focuses on computer sciences and  
   
   
  New data analysis system drives school and pupil improvement in Welsh Schools  
  fft aspire, a new online data analysis system for schools is set to revolutionalise how teachers, governors and school leaders across wales use school performance and target setting data.  
   
   
3P Learning launches IntoScience interactive digital resource and showcases multiawardwinning Mathletics now proven to improve learner attainment 3P Learning launches IntoScience interactive digital resource and showcases multiawardwinning Mathletics now proven to improve learner attainment  
  alongside spellodrome and reading eggs for curriculum mapped literacy support  
   
   
  Online CPD accredited training module to ensure schools and academies comply with their statutory Prevent Duty to help prevent radicalisation and extremism  
   
   
   
Focussing teachers on improvement priorities with collaborative professional development projects Focussing teachers on improvement priorities with collaborative professional development projects  
  northants secondary school achieves measurable impact on its improvement plans  
   
   
  New OneLeg Sizes Now Available New OneLeg Sizes Now Available  
  due to popular demand, the oneleg is now being produced in three heights, all of which are now available from spectrum healthcare.  
   
   
London Grid for Learning launches CyberPass KS2 esafety tool The Cold War KS 3  4 history resource and CounterExtremism content for tackling radicalism in schools London Grid for Learning launches CyberPass KS2 esafety tool The Cold War KS 3 4 history resource and CounterExtremism content for tackling radicalism in schools  
  the london grid for learning will be featuring for the first time its new resources, cyberpass, a trackable, data-rich, competence-based e-safety assessment and training tool for ks 2 pupils; the cold war, an engaging ks 3 & 4 history resource d  
   
   
  Future First Future First  
  State schools have on-site Alumni Officer to harness experience of former students to inspire the current generation  
   
   
  Transforming your school footprint and maximising school space  
   
   
   
  floodgates Open For New Wave Of Grammar Schools Across England  
  at least eight more regions of the uk prepare for applications for extensions from schools, after government gives green light to first new selective school in half a century.  
   
   
1 in 3 UK primary teachers still lack the confidence to effectively teach the new computing curriculum 1 in 3 UK primary teachers still lack the confidence to effectively teach the new computing curriculum  
  farnell element14 survey reveals that despite these worries from teachers, pupils are reacting positively to the new curriculum  
   
   
  AUTOPA launches the UKs first ever Illuminated Sheffield Cycle Stand  
  autopa limited is proud to announce the launch of its new illuminated sheffield cycle stand. featuring a powerful, yet energy efficient 1.2w led, this is the first product of its type in the uk marketplace. each stand provides secure cycle parki  
   
   
  Ensuring excellence in staff induction  
  denise inwood, former assistant head teacher and managing director of bluesky, creators of bluesky education, the leading online performance management, professional learning and self- evaluation solution for schools, shares how schools can ensur  
   
   
  More than half of people prioritise work over a holiday with loved ones  
  A new study has highlighted the importance of taking a break from work and going on holiday, revealing that 76 per cent of annual holidaymakers are more satisfied and happy with their lives overall, compared to people who never commit to taking a break.  
   
   
 New Argos business account to improve purchasing processes New Argos business account to improve purchasing processes  
  innovative solution provides businesses with a streamlined purchasing method and burden free administration.  
   
   
  Groundbreaking literacy intervention that enables struggling Year 7 pupils to succeed at secondary school Groundbreaking literacy intervention that enables struggling Year 7 pupils to succeed at secondary school  
   
   
   
Registration now open for fourth annual Music Education Expo Registration now open for fourth annual Music Education Expo  
  visitors can now register for their free ticket to music education expo; a two-day cpd event for music teachers, now incorporating the musical theatre & drama education show, which is completely free to attend.  
   
   
  Protect your workforce at all times Protect your workforce at all times  
   
   
   
Culvers House Primary success story Culvers House Primary success story  
  sutton primary school uncovers £34k refurbishment fund as a result of precise sbs online budgeting tool from school business services.  
   
   
  Alton Towers Resort launches updated Education Centre Alton Towers Resort launches updated Education Centre  
   
   
   
Latest Classroom Management software release embraces Microsofts Windows 10 Latest Classroom Management software release embraces Microsofts Windows 10  
  leading classroom management specialist, netsupport, has released the latest version of netsupport school to coincide with the worldwide availability of windows 10.  
   
   
  SBS Online   Innovative budget planning and monitoring for education SBS Online Innovative budget planning and monitoring for education  
  sbs online is a secure, cloud-based budget management system, incorporating budget planning and monitoring in one easy to use interface for schools.  
   
   
McDonalds highlight value of softskills and their impact on employability McDonalds highlight value of softskills and their impact on employability  
  mcdonald’s have done some research into the value of ‘soft skills’ and found that they contribute £88 billion to the uk economy today, with this contribution predicted to increase to £109 billion during the next five years. but  
   
   
  National  online mentoring scheme to boost academic success and career confidence. National online mentoring scheme to boost academic success and career confidence.  
  Online mentoring award for Exeter duo  
   
   
 Pooling your resources Pooling your resources  
   
   
   
  Young People and esafety report shows over a third of children have made friends online with people they did not know  
  One third of young people have made friends online with people they did not know before and over half of these have met up in person. 40% of boys have made friends with strangers online compared to 32% of girls.  
   
   
SportTop by Abacus Playgrounds boosts play while reducing spend SportTop by Abacus Playgrounds boosts play while reducing spend  
  boost play while reducing spend with a unique sports surfacing range perfect for both outdoor and indoor use.  
   
   
  Safe Storage Assured with the Secure Stor from Securikey Safe Storage Assured with the Secure Stor from Securikey  
  independently tested and certified, the secure stor range is the ideal security solution for storing bulky items in commercial environments like hospitals, schools and retail premises.  
   
   
  Growing up around the World aims to develop cultural understanding in schools  
  Teachers will soon have an engaging way of developing cultural awareness and understanding in their pupils, thanks to a new resource from the london grid for learning entitled ‘growing up around the world’.  
   
   
AUTOMATED DEFIBRILLATORS  INCREASE CHANCE OF SURVIVAL TO 50 AUTOMATED DEFIBRILLATORS INCREASE CHANCE OF SURVIVAL TO 50  
  Most public buildings have a fire extinguisher which is sensible considering that around 350 people die in fires in the UK every year. yet 200,000 die from sudden cardiac arrest (sca), and thousands of them could be saved.  
   
   
  LIVEN UP LANDSCAPES WITH BITUCHEMS COLOURTEX SURFACE LIVEN UP LANDSCAPES WITH BITUCHEMS COLOURTEX SURFACE  
  hard landscaping specialists, the Bituchem group has created a colourful and decorative surfacing material to brighten up any project or landscaping scheme.  
   
   
  Caledonian Modular awarded for school building achievement  
  stephen wightman, managing director of the uk’s largest modular manufacturing company caledonian modular says that by choosing modular, you don’t have to compromise on school design, aesthetics, sustainability or occupier comfort. and you can be sure  
   
   
  Caledonian gets Top Marks for Modular Buildings  
  steve wightman, managing director of the caledonian group explains how modular construction is light years ahead of traditional methods when it comes to school building projects! how would you feel if your new car was delivered to your house as a kit o  
   
   
  Caledonian Modular scores top marks for energy efficiency at Nottingham College  
  in 2012, caledonian modular (cm) won a £8.7m, landmark project working for carillion for the offsite construction of a new state-of-the-art school building for over 1,000 pupils at farnborough school & technology college, nottingham (the last notts  
   
   
  Caledonian Modulars bespoke North West schools meet EFA standard  
  no two schools are the same so why should they be built to look identical? caledonian modular’s (cm) approach is to offer choice of school design, economies of scale, energy efficiency and occupier comfort while conforming to the education funding agenc  
   
   
Raintree Helps Teachers Raise Spelling Standards in the KS2 Classroom Raintree Helps Teachers Raise Spelling Standards in the KS2 Classroom  
  A new complete spelling programme created by teachers for teachers, that is flexible and easy to use and designed to meet the new curriculum.  
   
   
  Sika at Work For Lakenheath Community Primary School Sika at Work For Lakenheath Community Primary School  
  after worrying roof leaks and subsequent damage were discovered at lakenheath community primary school in suffolk, an urgent refurbishment of some areas of the roof was required to keep the school open and in a good state of repair.  
   
   
KI KI  
  ki – maestro chairs now available in 4 more colours!  
   
   
  Transforming extracurricular activity management at St Faiths Transforming extracurricular activity management at St Faiths  
  diana johnson, vle director, st faith’s independent prep school for girls and boys in cambridge, talks about management of extra- curricular activities using chq's virtual activities environment software (vae).  
   
   
  Create a nurturing environment  
  children love to crawl into cosy and inviting spaces, they can be immersed in their own little world. creating an area to help imaginations to soar but also where children feel calm, secure and snug needs careful consideration. think about different textu  
   
   
Rugby School Embarks On Innovative Coaching Programme  Rugby School Embarks On Innovative Coaching Programme  
  One of the countrys most prestigious schools, which revolutionised the sporting world nearly 200 years ago, is taking an exciting and innovative step towards its teaching and learning approach.  
   
   
  50m of Pupil Premium funding for disadvantaged pupils remains unclaimed by London schools 50m of Pupil Premium funding for disadvantaged pupils remains unclaimed by London schools  
  Not-for-profit London grid for learning urges parents to visit online free school meals checker so their schools can claim pupil premium funding.  
   
   
New resource helps schools counter extremism and online radicalisation New resource helps schools counter extremism and online radicalisation  
  Freely available to all UK schools, the new counter-extremism - narratives and conversations resource from the London grid for learning aims to help schools prevent pupils from being radicalised online.  
   
   
  Raise Standards through Effective Staff Recruitment Management  Retention Raise Standards through Effective Staff Recruitment Management Retention  
  Recruiting and retaining outstanding teachers and senior leaders has reached crisis point. The need to move away from traditional recruitment methods and develop staff internally is crucial.  
   
   
Schools get A for procurement practices Schools get A for procurement practices  
  The school bursar, Richard White used the leverage of the group to claim back over 150,000 of wrongly invoiced waste charges.  
   
   
  George Spencer Academy Maximises Solar Panel Return  
   
   
   
  Over 200000 secondary school pupils not taking part in Sports Day  
   
   
   
  FAMILY OF BOMBING VICTIM LAUNCHES ANTIEXTREMISM CAMPAIGN TO SCHOOLS  
  A new programme to help tackle extremism is being launched to schools to coincide with the 10th anniversary of the 2005 London bombings.  
   
   
  Why online assessment diagnostics and elearning resources are important  
  Jonathan wells, Ofqual external expert in assessment and a director of Forskills, explores on-line assessment, diagnostics.  
   
   
  NEETS how can we reduce the numbers  
  Jonathan Wells, Ofqual external expert in assessment and a Director of Forskills, discusses NEET's and how we can reduce their number.  
   
   
  GCSE Maths and English and the negative impact this can have on lower ability learners  
  Jonathan Wells, Ofqual external expert in assessment shares his thoughts on compulsory re-sits.  
   
   
Lincat adds ribbed plate models to Opus 700 clam griddle range Lincat adds ribbed plate models to Opus 700 clam griddle range  
  three new clam griddles, with ribbed upper plates, have been added to lincat’s opus 700 range of prime cooking equipment. in line with the existing models, the new clam griddles will offer speed, but will also bring an attractive branded finish to  
   
   
  Top 5 Thermometer Buys for the Professional Kitchen Top 5 Thermometer Buys for the Professional Kitchen  
  planning to upgrade your current kitchen equipment? looking for must-have products for a new café or restaurant? when choosing a new smart phone, tablet or portable technology, most of us know which models are the market leaders – but what ab  
   
   
  Radicalisation and Terrorism A Teachers Handbook for Addressing Extremism  
  This practical handbook provides a reliable and objective resource to enable lower secondary (KS3) school teachers to tackle the complex subjects of terrorism and radicalisation with confidence.  
   
   
Reading +  writing + arithmetic   = great science Reading + writing + arithmetic = great science  
   
   
   
  New miniature 3D animals launched New miniature 3D animals launched  
  following on from the success of the 3d range of rubber animals and shapes, playtop has launched a mini range of 12 animals. the mini 3d range is ideal for smaller children and for where space is more limited.  
   
   
  SportTop by Abacus Playgrounds Ltd boosts play while reducing spend  
  abacus playgrounds is set to satisfy the growing needs of school sports facilities everywhere – by launching their unique sporttop range, which offers a playing surface to suit almost any sport.  
   
   
  British Muslims to Launch a Counterterrorism curriculum  
  A UK based Islamic organisation has taken the initiative to confront ISIS head on.  
   
   
  BEDFORD MODERN SCHOOL JUNIORS TRIUMPH AT NATIONAL QUIZ CHAMPIONSHIPS  
  Bedford Modern Junior school quiz team triumphed at the quiz club national championships held at Dulwich college on 11 June for the second year running, winning the final in nail-biting style on the very last question.  
   
   
  Goffs Schools partnership with PETXi Training boosts the attainment of disadvantaged pupils  
  goffs school in cheshunt, hertfordshire has won national recognition for demonstrating and sharing best practice in spending its pupil premium grant. here tom sparks, assistant principal and the lead for pupil premium, outlines the most effective  
   
   
  Online digital curriculum resources are game changers at an inner-city primary  
  Online digital curriculum resources have proved to be game changers at Snowsfields primary school in London, which has been using the mathletics, reading eggs and spellodrome online maths and literacy digital resources from 3P learning as part  
   
   
Securikey Launches New Digital Door Lock Access Control Solutions Securikey Launches New Digital Door Lock Access Control Solutions  
  securikey's best-selling keylex digital door lock range has been extended to offer even more options.  
   
   
  Keep Mail Private with Securikeys High Security Post Box Range  
  high security post boxes from securikey keep mail safe and secure from prying eyes.  
   
   
  Antibacterial Side or Visitor Chairs  
  an easy clean, antimicrobial range of furniture designed to prevent the spread of healthcare associated infections.  
   
   
MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER VISIT LOCAL BATTERSEA SCHOOL TO HELP GET KIDS CRAFTING MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER VISIT LOCAL BATTERSEA SCHOOL TO HELP GET KIDS CRAFTING  
  The Cbeebies star and Pritt Stick mascot made a special appearance at Sacred Heart RC Primary school for a fun crafting session with pupils  
   
   
  Back-up power systems Back-up power systems  
  back-up power systems are an essential part of most prisons nowadays, as our electricity supplies become increasingly less reliable. ppspower explains how best to protect your facility from back-up failure.  
   
   
ROYAL WELCOME FOR AMBULANCE CADET ROYAL WELCOME FOR AMBULANCE CADET  
  Alex Clewlow, year 12, was among almost 100 young people invited to the St John ambulance annual young achievers reception in London on 29 April where he met HRH the Princess Royal, patron of the charity.  
   
   
  BITUCHEM MATERIAL USED FOR SAFER PLAYGROUND BITUCHEM MATERIAL USED FOR SAFER PLAYGROUND  
  a newly constructed primary school in waterlooville, hampshire has applied over 1500 square metres of bituchem’s most popular hard landscaping material, natratex cotswold, to its outdoor playground and teaching areas.  
   
   
  New online Parents Evening Booking Service simplifies the organisation of parents evenings  
  the more parents are engaged with their children’s education, the more likely their children are to achieve, so to make it easier for parents to take an active role, wisepay, leading provider of school communications and online payment solutio  
   
   
Wildlife world presents school with prize for bug hotel designs Wildlife world presents school with prize for bug hotel designs  
  Children at Millbourne lodge school have recently taken part in a 'bug hotel' design competition sponsored by habitat experts Wildlife World.  
   
   
  School LED lighting upgrade to free 1000s a year for pupilfocused activities School LED lighting upgrade to free 1000s a year for pupilfocused activities  
  blessed hugh faringdon catholic school in reading is saving £1000s a year for pupil-focused activities, cutting lighting bills by 57% with a full led lighting upgrade.  
   
   
  Restructuring staff How do you make this effective  
  denise inwood, former assistant head teacher and managing director of bluesky, creators of bluesky education, the leading online performance management, professional learning and self- evaluation solution for schools, shares how schools can restr  
   
   
Course bookings and student enrolment made easy Course bookings and student enrolment made easy  
  wisepay has launched a new 24/7 online course booking and enrolment service, designed to simplify the booking and payment processes for courses, to improve the student experience and reduce administration costs.  
   
   
  Helping BME teachers into leadership roles Helping BME teachers into leadership roles  
  David Hermitt, Executive Principal of Congleton High School, discusses why a new government scheme helping BME teachers into leadership roles is vital for both education and wider society.  
   
   
LED Stage Lighting  The Future is Bright LED Stage Lighting The Future is Bright  
  led stage lighting has come of age. the latest series of specialist led fixtures punch out enough light for any drama studio or school stage.  
   
   
  VQ Day  
  vq day! taking place to raise recognition for vocational education across the uk!  
   
   
Discounted broadband, ICT services now available to schools nationwide Discounted broadband, ICT services now available to schools nationwide  
  educational not-for-profit organisation lgfl trust has launched trustnet, a comprehensive new package comprising discounted broadband, ict services and bett award-winning digital curriculum content. previously only available to a 2,500-strong co  
   
   
  Audio Visual Maintenace Audio Visual Maintenace  
  protecting your investment in audio visual and reducing the cost of ownership through professional maintenance services  
   
   
  New Computing GCSE to prepare students for 21st century  
  collaboration with codio, creators of the codio cloud-based coding and content platform, will provide teachers with the support they need to teach ocr’s new gcse specification  
   
   
  nowpressplay  
  now>press>play is a cross-curricular audio resource. using sound, story and movement, now>press>play immerses children in their curriculum topics. now>press>play is a cross-curricular resource that brings an innovative approach to today's learning  
   
   
  ELECTROLUX TO HOST EVENT FOR THE EDUCATION SECTOR  
  Electrolux Professional is holding a kitchen management workshop on 23rd June 2015 geared towards helping those in the education sector streamline daily processes and improve kitchen output.  
   
   
TRAKHUPFER PUTS MEALS ON WHEELS TRAKHUPFER PUTS MEALS ON WHEELS  
   
   
   
  Education sector switching over to lighting control savings  
  Large buildings are starting to enjoy huge savings and operational benefits from the high-spec lighting controls now on the market. here Andy Davies, business development manager explains why.  
   
   
What makes a successful transition from primary to secondary school What makes a successful transition from primary to secondary school  
  what can secondary schools do to help their new year 7 pupils make a successful transition from their cosy primary schools? fleur sexton, a former teacher and now joint managing director of pet-xi, leading provider of intensive results-based int  
   
   
  WILDLIFE WORLD FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH SCHOOL BOOK FAIR COMPANY WILDLIFE WORLD FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH SCHOOL BOOK FAIR COMPANY  
  wildlife world uk is now working with travelling books, the u.k.’s leading independent school book fair company, to offer its range of wildlife habitats to schools across the u.k. and ireland. travelling books take their book fairs into aro  
   
   
Head Teachers How Does the 201516 Tax System Affect You Head Teachers How Does the 201516 Tax System Affect You  
  The current government made changes to our taxation system in 2015 which, in their words, are designed to reward work  
   
   
  Sharing experiences of using digital technology in the classroom  
  Primary school head teacher Christine Terrey is a founder member of the UK branch of a global community of education professionals passionate about transforming the learning experience with digital media.  
   
   
MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER VISIT IRELAND TO HELP GET KIDS CRAFTING USING JUNK MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER VISIT IRELAND TO HELP GET KIDS CRAFTING USING JUNK  
  Cbeebies star and Pritt Stick mascot made a special appearance at Carrabane national school for a fun crafting session with pupils.  
   
   
  Hockey Players to Benefit From Synthetic Pitch Innovation  
  tx hdtm the latest in artificial turf technology  
   
   
  Mix things up in your messy play area with TTS  
  tts group ltd, supplier of high quality educational resources to schools and early years settings, have a great range of resources to mix things up in your messy play area. a quality messy play environment provides lots of opportunities to explore the sen  
   
   
  Improving outcomes for students with spoken and written language difficulties  
  when you're reading, you're not just decoding words, you're decoding language. when you're writing you're not just forming letters, you're forming sentences. how can literacy and language be separated? in this article we discuss an innovative spee  
   
   
  New online resource from the London Grid for Learning and the Scott Polar Research Institute engages pupils with the history of polar exploration  
  polar exploration in the heroic age of scientific discovery is the title of a new cross-curricular resource for key stages 2, 3 and 4 from the london grid for learning (lgfl) and the scott polar research institute (spri), designed to provide pup  
   
   
  Holmfirth students go online to prepare for work  
  Holmfirth high school delivers an extensive work related learning programme for year 9 students which includes first aid, health and safety, food hygiene, enterprise, careers and personal finance  
   
   
Illuminating Class Changes at Chatham Special Needs Academy Illuminating Class Changes at Chatham Special Needs Academy  
  bradfields academy, a leading centre of excellence in the special education sector based at chatham, kent, has just installed a new ‘child-friendly’ class change system to help the smooth running of the school.  
   
   
  School LED lighting upgrade to free 1000s a year for pupilfocused activities School LED lighting upgrade to free 1000s a year for pupilfocused activities  
  blessed hugh faringdon catholic school, a secondary in reading is set to save more than £16,500 a year through a comprehensive led lighting retrofit by energy-efficiency specialists savemoneycutcarbon.  
   
   
  Female school leaders suffer motherhood penalty  
  Research suggests that becoming a parent has a negative effect on the careers of female school leaders but that men tend to benefit from becoming fathers.  
   
   
  100 Future Leaders appointed to headship  
  National education charity the Future Leaders trust announced that the 100th headteacher to be trained on the Future Leaders programme has been appointed.  
   
   
WILDLIFE WORLD FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH SCHOOL BOOK FAIR COMPANY WILDLIFE WORLD FORMS PARTNERSHIP WITH SCHOOL BOOK FAIR COMPANY  
  wiWldlife world UK is now working with travelling books, the UK's leading independent school book fair company, to offer its range of wildlife habitats to schools across the UK and Ireland.  
   
   
  How the BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching helps get teachers ready How the BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching helps get teachers ready  
  codio has released the third episode in its ‘ask the experts’ series, which provides expert insight on the best ways to teach computer science and coding in schools. watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7-dag19yc0  
   
   
Head Teachers How Does the 2015/16 Tax System Affect You Head Teachers How Does the 2015/16 Tax System Affect You  
  whatever our government looks like in may, these rules will remain in place until the next budget in 2016. but how will the tax system  
   
   
  The first hand dryer to kill infection and bacteria launches  
  infections that spread in public washrooms including salmonella, e-coli, mrsa and hepatitis a can be eradicated. which will hugely benefit schools, offices, care homes, hospitals and all public washroom environments.  
   
   
  Dashboard helps schools pinpoint underperforming GCSE pupils in each subject  
   
   
   
TEACHERS URGED NOT TO LET RAIN STOP PLAY FOR UK CHILDREN TEACHERS URGED NOT TO LET RAIN STOP PLAY FOR UK CHILDREN  
  Teachers in the UK need to embrace the notion of encouraging children to 'have a go'.  
   
   
  Girls DO work better when taught separately in singlesex schools  
  While single-sex education is not exactly a new idea, current opinion would indicate girls do work better when taught separately from boys.  
   
   
Parents build Magical New Outdoor Learning Space for Killigrew School with the help of local businesses Parents build Magical New Outdoor Learning Space for Killigrew School with the help of local businesses  
  A playground at Killigrew nursery and primary school in Chiswell Green, St Albans has been transformed into an excellent new outdoor learning space.  
   
   
  Fifteen Years After the ILoveYou Bug  
  was your computer one of the tens of millions of pcs the love letter attacked?  
   
   
New First World War elearning materials for schools New First World War elearning materials for schools  
   
   
   
  ACADEMIES UNITE TO LAUNCH MIDLANDS FORUM ACADEMIES UNITE TO LAUNCH MIDLANDS FORUM  
  A midlands forum for multi-academy trusts is being set up.  
   
   
Steel buildings solve school storage buildings Steel buildings solve school storage buildings  
  autobuild ltd have introduce an extended range of storage buildings, machinery stores and workshops which are proving popular with schools.  
   
   
  Codio supports teachers studying for the BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching Codio supports teachers studying for the BCS Certificate in Computer Science Teaching  
  teachers embarking on the bcs certificate in computer science teaching can now benefit from free access to the codio cloud-based coding and content platform for the cpd and programming project elements of the certificate.  
   
   
  When NEETs have something to celebrate  
   
   
   
  Unique designs with extra sparkle from TTS  
  tts group ltd, supplier of high quality educational resources to schools and early years settings, have added some new resources to their marvellous metallicstm range.  
   
   
Save the date  The World Education Games are back  1315 October 2015 Save the date The World Education Games are back 1315 October 2015  
  Calling all teachers it's time to pre-register for this year's world education games, an exciting, free-to-enter global on-line event for schools and students all over the world.  
   
   
  Sterillo hygienic hand dryer  Are you drying your hands the cleanest way Sterillo hygienic hand dryer Are you drying your hands the cleanest way  
  we are clearly trying, but do we dodge the germs? research by sterillo, the world's most hygienic hand dryer, has revealed we are a nation ignorantly smothering ourselves in germs and bacteria every time we visit a public washroom or restaurant toilet.  
   
   
Fieldwork Education Taking the IPC on the move to Academy Fieldwork Education Taking the IPC on the move to Academy  
  Simon Bramwel, Executive Principal of SS Simon and Jude C of E primary school in Bolton, talks about converting to an academy.  
   
   
  Your School Uniform heads to top of the class with new Your School Uniform heads to top of the class with new  
   
   
   
Election Manifesto Promises on Education  Can They be Delivered Election Manifesto Promises on Education Can They be Delivered  
   
   
   
  Boost play and maximise the use of all your sports facilities  
  satisfy the growing needs of your sports facilities and boost play while reducing spend - the launch of a new, unique range of sports surfacing, fencing and lighting promises to reduce maintenance costs for a variety of sports.  
   
   
Keep lessons light bright and positive to help disaffected students feel good about learning Keep lessons light bright and positive to help disaffected students feel good about learning  
  when pupils are disaffected with education, feeling hopeless about their future and struggling to revise, the fast approaching exam season is an especially stressful time – both for students and teachers alike. fleur sexton, a former teacher and  
   
   
  Zerocarbon Schoolhaus nominated to win a 2degrees sustainability award  
  a berkshire school's zero-carbon schoolhaus, which generates five times more energy than it uses, is nominated to win a 2degrees sustainability award for best new building.  
   
   
NEW DUOWIN BOILER COMBINES   HEATING WITH WOOD AND PELLETS NEW DUOWIN BOILER COMBINES HEATING WITH WOOD AND PELLETS  
  Windhager has just launched its brand windhager’s new duowin combination biomass boiler.  
   
   
  LocknCharge mobile deployment storage solutions for schools  
  lockncharge ceo james symons provides mobile device deployment tips for schools.  
   
   
  Lockncharge school storage solutions for tablets  
  lockncharge ceo james symons provides mobile device deployment tips for schools.  
   
   
NetSupport School now delivers complete classroom management for Android NetSupport School now delivers complete classroom management for Android  
  new netsupport school teacher app for android ensures schools now have a complete classroom management solution for android equipped classrooms.  
   
   
  NEW RECRUITS ALREADY TOP OF THE CLASSROOM MEDICS NEW RECRUITS ALREADY TOP OF THE CLASSROOM MEDICS  
  science education specialists classroom medics have doubled their roving teaching team with three new recruits.  
   
   
  Samsung Electronics unveils new tablet designed especially for education  
  samsung launches new tab 4 education as part of its connected classroom, to facilitate collaborative learning, distance learning, the digital curriculum and the future of innovation.  
   
   
Exeter College uses online payment solutions to improve the experience of its 11000 students Exeter College uses online payment solutions to improve the experience of its 11000 students  
  in a drive to further improve the customer experience, exeter college decided to implement wisepay’s online payment and booking solutions accessible to its 11,000 students, 24/7 365 days a year.  
   
   
  Hot meals guaranteed for Ramadan Hot meals guaranteed for Ramadan  
   
   
   
KEEP SAFE FROM TOKEN CLONING IN ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEMS KEEP SAFE FROM TOKEN CLONING IN ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEMS  
  with access control token cloning technology easily available to anyone and third party tokens being cheap, duplicating a token can be done within a few seconds with the right equipment. but, this is not the full story.  
   
   
  NEW PAC VANDAL AND PANEL READERS PROVIDE AN EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO TOKEN CLONING NEW PAC VANDAL AND PANEL READERS PROVIDE AN EFFECTIVE SOLUTION TO TOKEN CLONING  
  pac has launched two new easy to install and configure readers to the oneproxtm gs3 range. providing the highest level of security in the most demanding of operating environments they combat the issue of token cloning.  
   
   
The Complete Marketing Package for Your School The Complete Marketing Package for Your School  
   
   
   
  Data protection and Ofsted regulations  
  government-certified encryption service helps primary school to share electronic information securely with parents, government organisations and regulatory bodies.  
   
   
Welsh Slate helps a unique Conservation Area regenerate Welsh Slate helps a unique Conservation Area regenerate  
  a new school at the heart of a town’s regeneration has been roofed in welsh slate.  
   
   
  That sucks protecting your business from a reputational nightmare  
  brands worst nightmares could be about to become a reality this june when hundreds of questionable web domain names go up for grabs.  
   
   
  SAS Shelters Completes Collaboration With Balfour Beatty at Orchard School  
  sas shelters are pleased to announce that our work at orchard school with the world-renowned balfour beatty has been successfully completed.  
   
   
Altuity Solutions Brings Enterprise Grade Asset Management Solution To The Education Sector Altuity Solutions Brings Enterprise Grade Asset Management Solution To The Education Sector  
  altosites - a new, highly visual map and plan based asset management system for individual schools, clusters and federations. enhance the management of site records and maintenance quickly and easily.  
   
   
  OCRs Rob Leeman discusses teaching the new computer science curriculum in Codios second Ask the Experts video OCRs Rob Leeman discusses teaching the new computer science curriculum in Codios second Ask the Experts video  
  codio has released the second in its series of short videos which provide expert comment on the best ways to teach computer science and coding in schools.  
   
   
  New technology gets top marks for energy savings  
  a revolutionary new energy saving and storage solution is offering schools greater opportunities for cutting their electricity bills than ever before. dr alex mardapittas of powerstar explains.  
   
   
A Voyage of Discovery for Claires Court Senior Boys A Voyage of Discovery for Claires Court Senior Boys  
  Budding student reporters from Claires Court senior boys, Maidenhead spent the day exploring television production and learning how to create attention-grabbing news stories at discovery communications headquarters in London.  
   
   
  Fastpaced intensive resultsbased interventions help thousands of students move from GCSE Grade D to C and gain employability skills  
  immersive interventions from training providers pet-xi, guaranteed to move grade d students up to grade c in english and maths, are receiving the thumbs up from teachers nationwide following the government’s decision that all students must leave  
   
   
Enistic Helps Okehampton College Cut Energy Use by 65 Enistic Helps Okehampton College Cut Energy Use by 65  
  Enistic energy monitoring and software solutions have helped the school save 40,000 a year on energy costs.  
   
   
  New scheme to boost middle management in challenging schools New scheme to boost middle management in challenging schools  
  Excellent school middle leaders will be placed in underperforming schools in a drive to raise standards.  
   
   
Schools budgets increase above the rate of inflation Schools budgets increase above the rate of inflation  
  Research shows that budget forecasts continue to show an increase in almost all areas of expenditure.  
   
   
  Unity diversity and integration  key themes in improving cultural integration Unity diversity and integration key themes in improving cultural integration  
  Former teacher Fleur Sexton is Joint Managing Director of Pet-xi, leading provider of intensive, results-based interventions that have a positive impact on learner progress from primary to GCSEs. Here she discusses unity.  
   
   
  Healthcare Estates March 2015  
  Registration opens for Healthcare Estates 2015.  
   
   
Instilling hope and aspiration for the futures of young people with EBD mental or physical challenges Instilling hope and aspiration for the futures of young people with EBD mental or physical challenges  
  fleur sexton is joint managing director of pet-xi, leading provider of intensive, immersive, motivational, results-based interventions that have a positive impact on learner progress from primary to gcses. here she outlines some of her tried and  
   
   
  Managing behaviour in the classroom Managing behaviour in the classroom  
  pete hallam, assistant head teacher at bedminster down school in bristol talks about the strategies he uses to manage behaviour in the classroom including the use of class charts from contact group and edukey, an online system for managing class  
   
   
STUDENTS MAKE A BOLT FOR IT STUDENTS MAKE A BOLT FOR IT  
  students from a wolverhampton school raced against a virtual usain bolt as part of an interactive pe workshop using real sports science equipment.  
   
   
  Discovery Education launches comprehensive professional development services to support educators in harnessing technology and digital resources  
  customised, research-based professional learning opportunities will offer educators proven 21st century pedagogies to enhance student learning  
   
   
Mastering coding at Parkfield Primary Mastering coding at Parkfield Primary  
  parkfield primary, middleton, near manchester, is a small one-form entry school with seven teachers and a 237-strong pupil roll. the school’s motto is that ‘every learner matters’ and its mission is to develop successful lifelong learners, c  
   
   
  Decisions following consultation on GCSEs and A levels Decisions following consultation on GCSEs and A levels  
  Ofqual has confirmed the assessment arrangements for a number of GCSE, as and a level subjects which will be taught from 2016.  
   
   
New headteacher standards and review of ITT published New headteacher standards and review of ITT published  
  Education Secretary Nicky Morgan unveiled new professional standards for headteachers in England ahead of a speech she will give at the education world forum - the biggest global gathering of education ministers.  
   
   
  Highquality and more rigorous artsbased GCSEs and A levels Highquality and more rigorous artsbased GCSEs and A levels  
  Education Secretary Nicky Morgan announces final content for more rigorous and demanding arts GCSEs and a levels, and GCSE computer science.  
   
   
Schools budgets increase above the rate of inflation Schools budgets increase above the rate of inflation  
  Research findings released have shown that schools budgets continue to rise significantly above the level of inflation.  
   
   
  Cloudbased online payment online booking expenditure management enrolment consent management and communication services for education now accessible from mobiles tablets and PCs anytime anywhere  
  wisepay, leading provider of cloud-based pci- compliant1 online payment, enrolment, booking, expenditure, consent management and communication services for education, is launching new versions of all its solutions now featuring device specific in  
   
   
WisePays online payment solutions save Bournemouth primary school 24 days of administration time per year WisePays online payment solutions save Bournemouth primary school 24 days of administration time per year  
  rob munro, school business manager, outlines how wisepay’s solutions have improved accountability for him and made payments convenient for parents, while saving administration staff 15 hours per week.  
   
   
  Improving attendance at Hillocks Primary School  
  louise regan, head teacher at hillocks primary school in nottinghamshire has improved attendance, increased parental engagement and raised awareness using a variety of strategies including the use of a school attendance messaging system called t  
   
   
School children get lifesaving lesson in heart health for Valentines Day School children get lifesaving lesson in heart health for Valentines Day  
  Philips supports national launch of community defibrillator programme designed to teach CPR as a basic life skill.  
   
   
  New Generation ThermoBarScan offers instant feedback on temperature measurements  
  uk thermometer manufacturers, tme, are excited to launch a new barcode scanning logging thermometer, the mm7100 new generation thermobarscan, representing the next generation in handheld temperature measurement.  
   
   
  Unannounced behaviour inspections by Ofsted  
  Unannounced behaviour inspections by Ofsted...  
   
   
  Local Authorities under increased pressure further to publication of DfE guidance on education of looked after children  
  stephen clarke, managing director, contact group, providers of best in class communication and data services to the public sector, discusses the dfe’s revised statutory guidance on the education of looked after children and the increased pressur  
   
   
  Using midyear reviews to improve performance  
  denise inwood, former assistant head teacher and managing director of bluesky, creators of bluesky education, the leading online performance management, cpd and self-evaluation solution for schools, outlines the key principles of ensuring that m  
   
   
DKfindout A free online encyclopedia for children DKfindout A free online encyclopedia for children  
  dkfindout! a free online encyclopedia for children dk launches new education website dkfindout! to outstanding feedback from teachers at the bett show.  
   
   
  Smart Wall Paint Partners with Education Initiative Teach Design Smart Wall Paint Partners with Education Initiative Teach Design  
  smart wall paint, the award-winning whiteboard paint supplier is on a mission to help educators throughout the uk, teach and engage students like never before.  
   
   
  Codio launches Ask the Experts video series on the best ways of teaching computer science and coding in schools  
  codio has released the first in a series of five-minute videos which provide comment from industry specialists on the best ways of teaching computer science and coding in schools. the videos will be featured on codio’s youtube channel and the  
   
   
Girls Day School Trust  Discovery Education inspire future digital leaders Girls Day School Trust Discovery Education inspire future digital leaders  
  the girls’ day school trust (gdst) digital leaders conference, held in south hampstead brought together over 150 uk students, their teachers, and industry mentors to compete in a uniquely inspiring digital business challenge.  
   
   
  Government calls on Tech Partnership employers to review digital skills in further education  
  Employers from the Tech Partnership have welcomed a major report published on the UK's digital future.  
   
   
  Tips on accurately awarding pupil premium  
  stephen clarke, managing director of contact group, providers of communications solutions for local authorities and schools, discusses the changes to pupil premium funding and the importance of good data management to ensure effective safeguardi  
   
   
16 billion to help ensure every child has a school place 16 billion to help ensure every child has a school place  
  Details of local funding allocations to support the creation of the new school places needed by September 2018.  
   
   
  Crime Prevention Minister announces mandatory reporting of FGM Crime Prevention Minister announces mandatory reporting of FGM  
  Crime Prevention Minister Lynne Featherstone has announced front line professionals will have a mandatory duty to report cases of female genital mutilation (FGM).  
   
   
Ofsted to inspect early years initial teacher training Ofsted to inspect early years initial teacher training  
  From April 2015 Ofsted will inspect early years initial teacher training providers which provide training for those working with children up to five years of age.  
   
   
  Considerable support for proposed inspection changes Considerable support for proposed inspection changes  
  Ofsted has confirmed some of the most significant changes to the inspection of education in its history, following an extensive programme of public consultation.  
   
   
Top tips on reengaging disaffected young pupils Top tips on reengaging disaffected young pupils  
  fleur sexton, joint managing director, pet-xi, leading provider of intensive results-based interventions for young people at risk of not achieving their academic potential, outlines the support which schools, teachers and learners need to re-eng  
   
   
  Case Study Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys LED Lighting system upgrade Case Study Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys LED Lighting system upgrade  
  uk energy partners delivered a custom-designed project which reduced tunbridge wells’ electricity requirements by 43%; creating annual energy cost savings of £22,819.  
   
   
3M Transforms Spaces at Garth Hill College to Inspire Young Minds 3M Transforms Spaces at Garth Hill College to Inspire Young Minds  
  high quality vinyls from 3m have been used to transform spaces at garth hill college in bracknell into inspirational and thought provoking areas for both staff and students. innovative graphical design specialists, surface view, worked closely with the co  
   
   
  Keep Valuable Documents Safe with the Fire Stor from Securikey  
  the fire stor range of fire and burglary resistant storage cabinets from securikey offers an extremely reliable and affordable solution for the safekeeping of important documents and other valuables.  
   
   
  Securikey First Stop for Master Lock Products  
  offering a comprehensive range of highly innovative products including combination padlocks, key padlocks, locker locks, safety lockout and key storage solutions, all master lock® ranges from securikey are designed to meet the exact needs and s  
   
   
  Navitron Helps UK Primary School Save 2600 Per Year on Energy  
  several months before the uk department for energy and climate change (decc) updated its solar photovoltaic strategy and publically backed the installation of panels on schools, a rutland primary school decided to invest in a 60-panel solar pv arr  
   
   
  Simple online payment for school meals school trips and other nonmeal purchases soon to be available to Scotlands parents and carers  
  wisepay accepted on online school payments framework introduced to help schools make significant savings and reduce administration  
   
   
  Magic Does The Trick For Classroom Confidence  
   
   
   
CARBON ZERO CONSULTING LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE CARBON ZERO CONSULTING LAUNCH NEW WEBSITE  
  carbon zero consulting is delighted to launch its new website (www.carbonzeroco.com) today, designed to showcase the company’s breadth and depth of expertise in all areas of renewable energy technology and water and environment management. the  
   
   
  Rodeca panels help bring the wow factor to redeveloped college Rodeca panels help bring the wow factor to redeveloped college  
  rodeca panels have been used for a glazed wall at north hertfordshire college.  
   
   
  Case Study  
  exceptional senior leadership team is the key to outstanding results - ensure the very best are supporting you.  
   
   
  Discovery Education works in partnership with Mission Grove Primary school to deliver new professional development initiative  
  discovery education, the leading provider of digital content for school classrooms, announced today that it has partnered with mission grove primary school in walthamstow, london on a new professional development effort that will support teacher  
   
   
Visible Classroom Visible Classroom  
  visible classroom, ai-media's ground-breaking professional development tool, helps hard- pressed think critically about their methods and find ways to improve their practice - and all without anybody setting foot in their classroom.  
   
   
  Major investment boosts apprentice training on the Isle of Man Major investment boosts apprentice training on the Isle of Man  
  a £1 million investment in engineering at isle of man college of further and higher education in partnership with xyz machine tools will provide a major boost to high tech manufacturing on the island.  
   
   
  BOUNDARIES WITHOUT LIMITS  
  duralock performance fencing is strong enough to withstand heavy treatment, from children letting off steam to energetic sports players and enthusiastic spectators.  
   
   
LAUNCH OF AQUASNAP AND ECOSNAP TO HELP IMPROVE PUPILS EDUCATIONAL PERFORMANCE LAUNCH OF AQUASNAP AND ECOSNAP TO HELP IMPROVE PUPILS EDUCATIONAL PERFORMANCE  
  scientifically tested training programmes to help enhance students’ cognitive abilities  
   
   
  New Integrated PA and Alerts System introduced by School Time Management Specialists New Integrated PA and Alerts System introduced by School Time Management Specialists  
  harmonys, a versatile network-based pa, audio and bell sounding system has just been launched by international time management specialists bodet ltd. this new system uses internet protocol to broadcast live or recorded announcements, emergency alerts or s  
   
   
  Frog Education named ICT Company of the Year at BETT 2015  
  Frog education, one of the uk’s leading education technology companies with over 12 million users worldwide, has been awarded ict company of the year with between £1m and £10m turnover at the 2015 bett awards.  
   
   
  Energys supports Special Schools in applying for latest round of Salix funding  
  energys is encouraging community and foundation special schools to take advantage of new salix funding which has been allocated to them for energy-efficient upgrades. the funding, which was unveiled in december 2014, has an application deadline of 20th ma  
   
   
Minister joins UK Lighting Manufacturer in Call for Focus on Green Technologies Minister joins UK Lighting Manufacturer in Call for Focus on Green Technologies  
   
   
   
  NEW SCHOOL IN WARWICK TO OPEN ITS DOORS THIS YEAR THANKS TO ASHE CONSTRUCTION NEW SCHOOL IN WARWICK TO OPEN ITS DOORS THIS YEAR THANKS TO ASHE CONSTRUCTION  
  AYLESFORD School in Warwick is poised to become one of the first combined secondary and primary schools in the county.  
   
   
Education sector overspending on energy by 173 million per year Education sector overspending on energy by 173 million per year  
  reveals new analysis from the energy efficiency financing scheme.  
   
   
  Revolutionary literacy invention ReadingWise English launches  
   
   
   
  Reflex provides AV solution for The Winchcombe School  
   
   
   
  New study reveals 94 of leaders see an advantage in using elearning to improve language skills in their organisations  
  rosetta stone launches “business value in languages” report which demonstrates an appetite for language training through e-learning.  
   
   
  Listen and learn from PentaClass at the BETT Show this January  
  hi, if you are intending on visiting the bett show this week, i would like to invite you to stand g412 to interview certes, the developers of pentaclass and its uk distributor, i7 technologies. pentaclass is a revolutionary new product that enabl  
   
   
  Dickens replaces DVDs in the classroom  
  New technology gives students and teachers instant access to innovative digital content  
   
   
Education Conference  An Evidence Based Approach to Managing Academy and School Performance Education Conference An Evidence Based Approach to Managing Academy and School Performance  
  a conference for governors and senior leaders in academies and schools. date: thursday 5 february 2015, from 9.30am – 4.30pm. venue: europarc innovation centre, grimsby, dn37 9tt  
   
   
  Cambridge University Press strengthens International Education offering with the acquisition of Advance Materials list  
  Cambridge university press today announced the acquisition of the modern foreign language list from advance materials, the uk-based independent publishing house, specialising in the publication of language learning materials.  
   
   
  Business Value in Languages  
  are businesses muting themselves? 87% of british and german executives state their organisations rely on more than one critical language, yet 70% agree that language skills are not taught to a sufficient standard. rosetta stone launches “business value  
   
   
Would your floorcare get an A Would your floorcare get an A  
  After a holiday of sleeping in and doing things at their own pace, students up and down the country head back to schools, colleges and universities all over the country.  
   
   
  Frog launches partnerships to to support teachers  
  frog education has launched a range of new and exciting partnerships to boost its offering to primary school teachers.  
   
   
  Amthal Fire Security is now a top achiever at Malborough Science Academy  
  amthal fire & security has upgraded the fire and security measures at the marlborough science academy to feature high performance ip cctv, access control and automatic fire detection systems to provide ultimate peace of mind for staff, pupils and  
   
   
Townscape launches innovative solar bollard range Townscape launches innovative solar bollard range  
   
   
   
  New guidance website designed by teachers for teachers New guidance website designed by teachers for teachers  
   
   
   
EXCLUSIVE LONE WORKER KEY FOB ALARM EXCLUSIVE LONE WORKER KEY FOB ALARM  
   
   
   
  GForce Europe  Plastic storage lockers GForce Europe Plastic storage lockers  
  have you considered plastic lockers for your school? storage lockers are a common sight across schools and colleges, providing a simple and effective place for students and teachers to store personal possessions. in the past schools have typically o  
   
   
  iClean Systems Ltd  
  i-clean pass 200 provider milestone, as calls for independent benchmarking grow  
   
   
Kawneer goes large in Cardiff and Vale college. Kawneer goes large in Cardiff and Vale college.  
  glazed elements by kawneer feature on the new cardiff and vale college.  
   
   
  Low surface temperature radiators warmth and safety  
  low surface temperature radiators are the ideal way to achieve comfortable warmth without endangering people who will live and work in the area where they are sited. stelrad lsts conform to the department of health's guidance for ‘safe hot water and su  
   
   
  Armstrong Ceilings launches its project showcase for 2015  
  armstrong ceilings' annual project showcase has been launched for 2015.  
   
   
JOHNSTONES HELPS NEW COLLEGE SHOW ITS TRUE COLOURS JOHNSTONES HELPS NEW COLLEGE SHOW ITS TRUE COLOURS  
   
   
   
  PORTAKABIN HIRE SEES RECORD DEMAND FROM SCHOOLS FOR HIGH QUALITY INTERIM TEACHING ACCOMMODATION PORTAKABIN HIRE SEES RECORD DEMAND FROM SCHOOLS FOR HIGH QUALITY INTERIM TEACHING ACCOMMODATION  
   
   
   
  Epson helps Handcross Primary School look back in time  
   
   
   
Bett Award Finalist BlueSky to showcase BlueSky Education the leading online performance management solution for schools Bett Award Finalist BlueSky to showcase BlueSky Education the leading online performance management solution for schools  
   
   
   
  Why Are UK Teenagers Skipping School  
  Analysis of the results of a large-scale survey reveals the extent of truancy in English secondary schools and sheds light on the mental health of the countrys teens.  
   
   
Jacqueline Wilson and Helen Pankhurst Competition Jacqueline Wilson and Helen Pankhurst Competition  
  win an opportunity to have a visit to your school from best-selling children’s author, jacqueline wilson or suffragette descendant, helen pankhurst!  
   
   
  New book from Cambridge University Press combines storytelling with computer coding to engage and improve skills among Key Stage 3 students  
  using this unique combination of storytelling and coding, black flag encourages avid readers to become coders and engages avid coders in literature.  
   
   
  TME pairs up with local basketball team  
  uk thermometer manufacturer, tm electronics (tme), are proud to announce their partnership with local national basketball league team, worthing thunder. tme have supplied brand new uniforms for the worthing thunder u13 juniors team 2014/2015 sea  
   
   
The Complete Marketing Package for Your School The Complete Marketing Package for Your School  
  mbdm offer a uniquely comprehensive range of services to the education sector.  
   
   
  SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY CHOOSES RECOOLER FOR REFURBISHMENT PROJECT  
  when the building services department at sheffield hallam university set about refurbishing the newly acquired arundel building, it specified a highly efficient ventilation system from fläkt woods uk.  
   
   
First school menus get Trusts stamp of approval First school menus get Trusts stamp of approval  
  Thousands of school pupils will start 2015 enjoying meals from menus guaranteed to comply with the revised school food standards.  
   
   
  Create a reading space the whole school can enjoy Create a reading space the whole school can enjoy  
  Presenting reading as an attractive offer isn't always that easy.  
   
   
  Books.. Less is more  
  when too many books can sometimes be damaging.  
   
   
Is there such a thing as too much choice Is there such a thing as too much choice  
  can children become overwhelmed by the sheer number of books on offer resulting in an inability to choose?  
   
   
  Supporting boyfriendly practice in your school library Supporting boyfriendly practice in your school library  
  six quick fixes to support boy-friendly practice in your school library  
   
   
Digital and Mobile Solutions for Websites Digital and Mobile Solutions for Websites  
   
   
   
  Digital and Mobile Solutions for Websites  
  presenting information in digital form is now a vital part of promoting your educational establishment to prospective parents, governors and other stakeholders.  
   
   
Lamington loves Welsh Slate Lamington loves Welsh Slate  
  the new lamington primary school features like-for- like welsh slates.  
   
   
  The Aimetis Symphony open-standard VMS integrates with over 40 security manufacturers video camera ranges. The Aimetis Symphony open-standard VMS integrates with over 40 security manufacturers video camera ranges.  
   
   
   
Steni cladding provides an educational metamorphosis Steni cladding provides an educational metamorphosis  
  cladding by steni uk features on a school extension in rotherham.  
   
   
  Armstrong Ceilings help an academy with a new hart Armstrong Ceilings help an academy with a new hart  
  Hartsdown academy's new sixth form block features Armstrong ceilings.  
   
   
Armstrong Ceilings help an academy with a new heart Armstrong Ceilings help an academy with a new heart  
   
   
   
  Energys encourages academies to take up the energy efficiency challenge with new Salix funding pot  
  energys encourages academies to take up the energy efficiency challenge with new salix funding pot the new round of interest-free salix loans for academies and sixth form colleges represents an important opportunity to cut carbon and unlock energy savi  
   
   
  The Great BETT giveaway  
  win! win! win! ipad mini! champagne! 10% discount on orders placed at show!  
   
   
  Free travel to BETT with the Turn IT On BETT Bus  
  turn it on! www.turniton.co.uk , ict support and training provider (stand f130), will once again be providing free travel to the show on its bett bus for teachers based in oxford and buckinghamshire.  
   
   
  The Monster BETT Giveaway  
  bett award double finalist, discovery education, is hosting a star appearance by special guest jeremy wade, a biologist, extreme angler, writer and host of 'river monsters'.  
   
   
SECURIKEY SIMPLIFIES PRODUCT SELECTION WITH DYNAMIC NEW WEBSITE SECURIKEY SIMPLIFIES PRODUCT SELECTION WITH DYNAMIC NEW WEBSITE  
  securikey has launched a brand new website featuring a striking design that is both enjoyable and easy to navigate, allowing visitors speedy access to the wealth of product, installation and lock programming information offered by this leading physical se  
   
   
  Application Crafts Codio cloudbased programming environment for limitless learning in secondary schools FE and HE shortlisted in Innovator of the Year category BETT 2015 Awards Application Crafts Codio cloudbased programming environment for limitless learning in secondary schools FE and HE shortlisted in Innovator of the Year category BETT 2015 Awards  
  “i’d like to teach the world to code!” says freddy may, whose company application craft, creators of codio the cloud-based computer programming platform for coding in secondary schools, fe colleges and he institutions, has been shortlisted  
   
   
Keynote Olympic legacy project boasts fencing first Keynote Olympic legacy project boasts fencing first  
  an innovative 'green' acoustic fencing panel has been used for the first time on an olympic legacy project – by the largest supplier of temporary high-security fencing systems to the london 2012 games.  
   
   
  NEW pitches for Wolverhampton academy  
  a wolverhampton academy is enjoying two brand new multi- purpose sports pitches installed by etc sports surfaces using city sports fencing specialist zaun’s products.  
   
   
  New LED lighting scores top marks at Berkshire school  
  many schools are starting to realise the value of installing led lighting – both in creating a better environment for learning and in generating substantial energy savings. earlsmann has recently helped the marist schools in sunninghill, berkshire, to r  
   
   
  Educational Play  
  the education show 2015 will see the classroom loft company showcasing their novel classroom lofts, which are designed to enhance space in the classroom.  
   
   
Why Active Learning is Good for Children Why Active Learning is Good for Children  
   
   
   
  MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER  MAKE A CRAFTY VISIT TO PENARTH PRIMARY SCHOOL MR PRITT AND MISTER MAKER MAKE A CRAFTY VISIT TO PENARTH PRIMARY SCHOOL  
  the cbeebies star and pritt stick mascot made a special appearance at evenlode primary school for a fun crafting session with pupils  
   
   
Philosophers of the future inspired by master class Philosophers of the future inspired by master class  
  Philosophers of the future were given the opportunity to question moral and ethical dilemmas in a lesson with a difference at a leading north east school.  
   
   
  EducationCity shortlisted in three categories in the BETT Awards  
  bett 2014 award winner educationcity, leaders in online educational content for 3-12 year olds worldwide, has been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories within the bett awards 2015 - international digital resource, ict exporter of the ye  
   
   
Childrens Mental Health Childrens Mental Health  
  Mental heath - your school, your responsibility  
   
   
  Contact Group shortlisted in BETT 2015 Awards ICT Company of the Year  
  contact group, leading provider of communication, payment and data services for schools and local authorities, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the bett 2015 awards - ict company of the year – between £1m and 10m turnover.  
   
   
EXPANDED EATING ENVIRONMENT IS KEY FOR EDUCATING ESSEX STUDENTS EXPANDED EATING ENVIRONMENT IS KEY FOR EDUCATING ESSEX STUDENTS  
  the classrooms and corridors of passmores academy will be familiar to those that tuned in to watch hit tv show educating essex, but it is the new outdoor dining fixture that has been given top marks from both students and staff.  
   
   
  BlueSky  creators of BlueSky Education online performance management solution for schools shortlisted in BETT 2015 Awards  ICT Leadership  Management BlueSky creators of BlueSky Education online performance management solution for schools shortlisted in BETT 2015 Awards ICT Leadership Management  
  celebrations are afoot at bluesky, creators of bluesky education, the leading online performance management, cpd and self-evaluation solution for schools, further to the company being named as a finalist in the bett 2015 awards – ict leadership  
   
   
Oxfordshire preschool swaps muddy garden for lush LazyLawn Oxfordshire preschool swaps muddy garden for lush LazyLawn  
  youngsters at a preschool near chipping norton, oxfordshire, have ditched their wellies and are spending more time outside after having their outdoor play area transformed  
   
   
  Promethean Scores Education Technology Award Hat Trick  
  -global education company named finalist in three bett 2015 award categories-  
   
   
Can you Make a Jelly Baby Scream Can you Make a Jelly Baby Scream  
  An innovation challenge to find the regions best developers and inventors using the revolutionary Raspberry Pi computer  
   
   
  Brabham Racing Aims To Inspire Next Generation of Young Engineers  Brabham Racing Aims To Inspire Next Generation of Young Engineers  
  Brabham, one of the most successful and iconic names in motorsport history, has released details about how it aims to inspire a new generation of engineers.  
   
   
New epilepsy training course for schools launches New epilepsy training course for schools launches  
  UK-wide charity epilepsy action has launched a free online learning course for schools.  
   
   
  Igloo delivers 25m school breakfasts Igloo delivers 25m school breakfasts  
   
   
   
BRIGHTON SCHOOL WINS SUPACORD CARPET COMPETITION BRIGHTON SCHOOL WINS SUPACORD CARPET COMPETITION  
   
   
   
  Britannica and Frog announce partnership to bring millions of resources to schools at the click of a button  
  The leading education solutions provider Frog education today announces an exclusive partnership with world-renowned Britannica digital learning.  
   
   
SURREY SCHOOLS ENSURE THERE IS NO OBSTACLE IN EDUCATION SURREY SCHOOLS ENSURE THERE IS NO OBSTACLE IN EDUCATION  
  schools in surrey have installed disability aids designed and manufactured by swallow emp to ensure all students have access to the schools’ facilities.  
   
   
  New LED lighting scores top marks at Berkshire school New LED lighting scores top marks at Berkshire school  
   
   
   
GAME CHANGING TV BREAKTHROUGH FOR EDUCATIONAL BUSINESS GAME CHANGING TV BREAKTHROUGH FOR EDUCATIONAL BUSINESS  
  a midlands-based educational company has showcased its unique sprint simulator on a leading tv programme aimed at getting more children involved in sport.  
   
   
  Information Tree Notice Boards Information Tree Notice Boards  
  create and capture attention for your important notices & events with our eye catching wall mounted or free standing external information tree notice boards. designed to inform and communicate to parents, pupils and visitors.  
   
   
  Adolescence and exams are you or your children feeling the strain  
  if so try these simple hand reflexology self help techiques  
   
   
  Nobel wins place at Harrow School  
  harrow school ensures new kitchens are protected from danger of fire by installing award winning suppression system.  
   
   
GIMA AWARDS GIVE WARM  PRAISE FOR HEDGEHOG IGLOO GIMA AWARDS GIVE WARM PRAISE FOR HEDGEHOG IGLOO  
  wildlife world’s bestselling hedgehog igloo is a finalist in the 2014 gima awards in the pet care, aquatics and wild bird care category.  
   
   
  EDUCATION GOES WILD FOR MINIBEASTS EDUCATION GOES WILD FOR MINIBEASTS  
  wildlife world is expanding its range of educational products with the launch of the new pyramid insect hotel, designed to be used both in and outside the classroom.  
   
   
Academies funding training videos and webinars launched Academies funding training videos and webinars launched  
  An online resource aimed at academies and free schools to help them understand the impact of the funding changes for 2015 to 2016  
   
   
  Primary schools receive fresh funding boost of over 150 million to improve PE lessons as part of the PE and sport premium Primary schools receive fresh funding boost of over 150 million to improve PE lessons as part of the PE and sport premium  
  Hadteachers have already used the PE and sport premium to recruit hundreds of extra specialist PE teachers, to buy new equipment and to offer a wider selection of sports, and free after-school clubs.  
   
   
100000 more pupils on track to succeed in reading via phonics 100000 more pupils on track to succeed in reading via phonics  
  Phonics check results show more pupils are now doing well.  
   
   
  35 new free schools providing more than 22000 places announced 35 new free schools providing more than 22000 places announced  
  New schools announced alongside a survey of Free school headteachers.  
   
   
2 million fund to tackle homophobic bullying in schools 2 million fund to tackle homophobic bullying in schools  
  Organisations urged to come forward with ideas to stamp out homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying.  
   
   
  Primary school pupils denied lifesaving skill Primary school pupils denied lifesaving skill  
  National governing body calls for greater priority for swimming and water safety  
   
   
  Delta Security provides innercity primary school with total security solution  
   
   
   
Steni cladding gives new sixth form centre its own identity Steni cladding gives new sixth form centre its own identity  
  rainscreen cladding by steni uk features on a modular sixth form centre in london.  
   
   
  nora provides exceptional comfort underfoot for school of excellence nora provides exceptional comfort underfoot for school of excellence  
  originally founded in 1573, the queen elizabeth grammar school for boys in barnet, has expanded over the years to create facilities of excellence for its students, aged 11 to 18 years, by adding several new buildings to its 30-acre campus. fl  
   
   
Dishwash systems for schools Dishwash systems for schools  
  free school meals: winterhalter offers advice on making warewashing easy  
   
   
  Its fast its healthy its easy its Rational  
  rational combi ovens help st george’s school scoop healthy eating awards  
   
   
DuPont Tyvek at University of Brightons Waste House DuPont Tyvek at University of Brightons Waste House  
  The university of Brighton has undertaken a fascinating new living experiment in sustainable building. the Brighton waste house demonstrate ways to combat co2 emissions from buildings.  
   
   
  SAINTGOBAIN WEBER RENDER SYSTEM FOR EXEMPLAR GATEWAY TO THE VALLEYS SCHEME SAINTGOBAIN WEBER RENDER SYSTEM FOR EXEMPLAR GATEWAY TO THE VALLEYS SCHEME  
  the high performance weber.rend mt render system from saint-gobain weber has been specified for a new secondary school and community campus in bridgend, south wales.  
   
   
SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR 21ST CENTURY LLANWERN HIGH SCHOOL SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR 21ST CENTURY LLANWERN HIGH SCHOOL  
  external wall insulation (ewi) by saint-gobain weber has been used extensively in the construction of the new llanwern high school, newport, south wales.  
   
   
  WEBER EWI SYSTEM IS TOP OF THE CLASS AT BURE VALLEY SCHOOL NORFOLK WEBER EWI SYSTEM IS TOP OF THE CLASS AT BURE VALLEY SCHOOL NORFOLK  
  external wall insulation (ewi) from saint- gobain weber, has been specified for the remodelling of the bure valley school, norfolk. pupils will now enjoy greatly improved classroom facilities and a fresh, bright and vibrant exterior colour schem  
   
   
SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR 21ST CENTURY THETFORD ACADEMY BUILDING SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR 21ST CENTURY THETFORD ACADEMY BUILDING  
  saint-gobain weber has been specified for the thetford academy, norfolk. predominantly new build, the £16.9 government-funded scheme creates a new state-of-the-art facility for the community of thetford.  
   
   
  SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE SPORTS CENTRE SAINTGOBAIN WEBER EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION FOR UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE SPORTS CENTRE  
  external wall insulation (ewi) by saint-gobain weber, has been specified for the exciting new university of cambridge sports centre, west cambridge.  
   
   
  WiFi SPARK GAINS JANET ACCREDIATION  
  the uk’s fastest growing wireless network solutions provider, wifi spark, is now an approved supplier to janet, a government funded body which assists universities, schools, further education and research institutions to get the best out of cloud and da  
   
   
  New School Building from Smart Space is Top of the Class for Kingsbury  
  following a tendering process, based around the low environmental impact requirements, kingsbury school in warwickshire opted for a permanent structure from light-weight buildings specialists smart space.  
   
   
  University hosts Newly Qualified Teachers Conference  
  two major players in england’s education came head to head at the university of wolverhampton’s newly qualified teachers' conference.  
   
   
  Check out Rationals Hospitality  
  hospitality 2015, stand 510, birmingham nec. 19-21st january 2015  
   
   
New 28m Portobello High School in Edinburgh New 28m Portobello High School in Edinburgh  
  balfour beatty has commenced work on the new £28m portobello high school in edinburgh  
   
   
  nora Lady Eleanor Holles  
  Nora flooring specified for lady eleanor holles school a popular choice for educational facilities worldwide, nora flooring solutions have installed over 2500m2 of its noraplan stone floor covering at lady eleanor holles school in hampton, middlesex  
   
   
  Jonas Software Acquires Cunningham Cash Registers Ltd  
  jonas software has acquired cunningham cash registers, ltd. (cunninghams), a leading provider of technology solutions to the primary and secondary education markets, along with electronic point of sale (epos) to the retail and hospitality sector  
   
   
  STELRAD RAISES THE TEMPERATURE AT LAGAN COLLEGE  
  stelrad radiators are being used to help transform northern irelands first integrated school - lagan college.  
   
   
EDUCATION CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS AT HIGHEST LEVEL IN TWO YEARS EDUCATION CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS AT HIGHEST LEVEL IN TWO YEARS  
  Figures released on 23rd October reveal that the value of education construction contracts awarded in September reached its highest level in two years.  
   
   
  Frog brings in MINTclass to make seating plans simpler and more effective  
  frog education has today announced mintclass as a new partner, providing teachers with the power to optimise their classrooms in a quick and flexible manner.  
   
   
  BETT 2015 Cambridge University Press launches for reformed GCSEs and A Levels and showcases Cambridge IGCSEs IB and ELT material  
  not for profit, world-leading educational publisher cambridge university press will showcase its comprehensive range of inspirational, high quality print, digital and online resources for the reformed gcses and a levels, as well as for cambridge  
   
   
Ofsted-ready assessment reports help Virtual School Heads in LAs Ofsted-ready assessment reports help Virtual School Heads in LAs  
  Ofsted-ready assessment reports on looked after children (lacs) can be accessed in real-time by virtual school heads (VSH) in local authorities using looked after call from contact group a management information system (MIS) for monitoring l  
   
   
  NetSupport School named PC PRO Education Product of the Year NetSupport School named PC PRO Education Product of the Year  
  Leading technology magazine pc pro has announced classroom management software solution Netsupport school as one of its 2014 awards of excellence winners.  
   
   
Babcock Education Babcock Education  
  Bookings now open for the academies summit - securing success in a changing landscape.  
   
   
  Classroom on wheels takes to Suffolks roads  
  teachers looking to shake up their students’ learning experience and people needing to hire a space for a community events are amongst those now able to make use of suffolk’s first mobile meeting room.  
   
   
New free App for bereaved young people New free App for bereaved young people  
  A new app has been created by a group of bereaved young people working with leading bereavement charity Child Bereavement UK  
   
   
  The Wernick Group launches new website  
   
   
   
 WORLDS LARGEST YOUTH MUSIC FESTIVAL WORLDS LARGEST YOUTH MUSIC FESTIVAL  
  40,000 young musicians set to take part in a music festival.  
   
   
  Manufacturing Report calls for Demand Led Education Manufacturing Report calls for Demand Led Education  
  Manufacturing companies contributed to a 'manifesto for manufacturing' calling on government to move towards 'demand-led education'.  
   
   
Kawneer systems help save Liverpool schools  and how Kawneer systems help save Liverpool schools and how  
  Glazing systems by Kawneer feature on a pioneering school in Liverpool.  
   
   
  BETT 2015 Contact Group launches new websites and apps to help schools manage payments from parents communicate with parents more efficiently and reduce administration costs  
  BETT 2014 finalist, !st contact group (stand a250), is launching a new range of payment and communications solutions designed to help schools interact with parents, operate more efficiently and significantly reduce administrative costs.  
   
   
  BETT 2015 Discovery Education unveils new digital service for secondary schools and debuts the DEN professional learning community for UK educators  
  bett award winner espresso education, which is now discovery education, is launching discovery education secondary, a brand new digital learning service featuring engaging curriculum and news content spanning a wide range of subject areas for key st  
   
   
Assettrac Ltd  Physical Asset Management  Dedicated to helping schools manage their assets more efficiently Assettrac Ltd Physical Asset Management Dedicated to helping schools manage their assets more efficiently  
  assettrac provides asset data collection, web managed software, labels and hardware. it provides a staged tailored package for the whole system. one provider for a school's asset management needs.  
   
   
  Armstrong is flush about its new Axiom range Armstrong is flush about its new Axiom range  
   
   
   
  Spains leading business school chooses Scientias resource scheduling optimisation and timetabling solution  
  Scientia, leaders in resource scheduling, optimisation and timetabling solutions for universities worldwide, has won a major contract from esade, spain’s leading private business school in mba and executive education and a top global centre for ma  
   
   
  Turn IT On showcases free training sessions on computing by teachers for teachers  
  Offering expert advice on technical support, curriculum training and school development  
   
   
  STIs HIV and AIDS to be given a place in the new secondary science curriculum  
  The National Children's Bureau, welcomes the addition of sexually transmitted infections (STIS), including HIV and aids to the revised draft national curriculum for science.  
   
   
  DANCE AND HISTORY ARE A GREAT FIT YES REALLY  
   
   
   
  STUDENTS CHOOSE NEW LOOK AS A SMART REWARD  
   
   
   
Accounts what does the new Charity SORP mean for you Accounts what does the new Charity SORP mean for you  
  The Charity SORP (Statement of Recommended Practice) sets out how charities, including academies and free schools, should prepare their annual accounts and report on their finances.  
   
   
  35 new free schools providing more than 22000 places announced 35 new free schools providing more than 22000 places announced  
  Education Secretary Nicky Morgan approved 35 new free school applications, creating more than 22,000 additional school places for children across England. (30/9/2014)  
   
   
Timelines for schools mandatory and useful information Timelines for schools mandatory and useful information  
  Autumn term 2014 updated information to help Headteachers, Principals and Governors plan for the academic year ahead.  
   
   
  Failure of leadership in tackling poor behaviour costing pupils up to an hour of learning a day Failure of leadership in tackling poor behaviour costing pupils up to an hour of learning a day  
  Low-level disruptive behaviour in classrooms across the country is impeding childrens learning and damaging their life chances, according to an Ofsted report  
   
   
Investigation into allegations of Ofsted inspection irregularities in Norfolk Investigation into allegations of Ofsted inspection irregularities in Norfolk  
  Ofsted has released the findings of an investigation into allegations of inspection irregularities in Norfolk.  
   
   
  BETT 2015 EducationCity showcases its National Curriculum ready primary elearning platform Computing and PlayLive French modules  
  bett award winner, educationcity, leading provider of e-learning resources for primary schools (stand d300) will be showcasing its brand new online platform, refreshed and upgraded in line with customer feedback and packed with new english, mat  
   
   
  Fairfield Preparatory School is a class above with an 8m expansion  
  Fairfield preparatory school in Loughborough is laying the foundations for an 8m expansion plan to create additional learning space and a brand new kindergarten.  
   
   
  Scientia Announces Strategic Partnership with Scope4mation  
  global leader in higher education timetabling and resource management solutions delivers new integration platform to facilitate data exchange between business applications  
   
   
Sussex Schools urged to learn Academy Lessons Sussex Schools urged to learn Academy Lessons  
  Academies in Sussex, as well as those schools considering conversion to academy status, need to adopt a rigorous approach to financial structures and governance following a report recently issued by the university of London's Institute of Education.  
   
   
  Viglen wins place on important new education software licensing framework  
  british it company viglen has won a coveted place on the new crescent purchasing consortium (cpc) education framework, designed to allow uk academies and schools to procure it software licences more efficiently.  
   
   
Sustainability covered at Bristols largest school Sustainability covered at Bristols largest school  
  Street furniture manufacturer, townscape products limited, has provided bristol’s largest primary school with new eco-timber shelters as part of the school’s £5.2million extension.  
   
   
  Maths and English results just not good enough Maths and English results just not good enough  
  According to a recent government report), most students who fail to get good GCSEs in English and maths at 16, also fail to get them by 18, figures for 2013 suggest.  
   
   
Birmingham school pupils get active on new LazyLawn Birmingham school pupils get active on new LazyLawn  
  pupils at a birmingham school can now get active whatever the weather after having a lazylawn installed in their playground.  
   
   
  Free arts portfolio space now available to all UK schools Free arts portfolio space now available to all UK schools  
  arts award’s free portfolio space and app, artsbox, is now available for all uk  
   
   
  Teaching the Teachers Music Copyright  
  teaching the teachers-copying music in schools. for further information visit our website http://www.davidnewham.co.uk/schools.htm to discuss your requirements for twilight and staff meetings or conferences and inset days during the next school y  
   
   
Revised Guidance For Inspections Of Nonassociation Independent Schools Revised Guidance For Inspections Of Nonassociation Independent Schools  
  on 31 July 2014, Ofsted published the revised guidance for inspections of maintained schools and academies.  
   
   
  Ofsted Begins Series Of No Notice School Inspections Ofsted Begins Series Of No Notice School Inspections  
  HM inspectors are mounting a wave of no notice inspections of schools across every region in England, Ofsted announced on 16/9/2014  
   
   
Scottish Independence To Boost UK Degree Grade Average Scottish Independence To Boost UK Degree Grade Average  
  Scottish tuition fee free degrees deliver fewer top grades  
   
   
  Espresso Codings interactive web event empowers teachers to deliver the coding elements of the new computing curriculum  
  free coding live stream event provides climax to the espresso coding summer camp and showcases step-by- step approaches to the challenging new curriculum  
   
   
  Espresso Education top provider of primary school digital education content is now Discovery Education  
  Discovery education in the UK will offer schools powerful, relevant and timely digital services to accelerate student learning  
   
   
  Delta Improves Security At Berger Primary School  
   
   
   
ECOCHEF  NOW COOKING at Kidderminster Academy ECOCHEF NOW COOKING at Kidderminster Academy  
  catering students at kidderminster academy, part of birmingham metropolitan college, are learning to cook on a state-of-the-art, british-made suite supplied by chr foodservice equipment that uses the latest technologies, including in-built energy monitori  
   
   
  Local Authority vs Free Schools Accountability into asbestos  
  In light of the recent results of the hse investigations into asbestos management in non local authority schools. telegraph journalist Toby Young states when when schools convert to academy status they become more accountable, not less.  
   
   
Badgemaster announces takeover of Akorn Badge Company Badgemaster announces takeover of Akorn Badge Company  
   
   
   
  Zero Above Education Websites Zero Above Education Websites  
  Award-winning digital design agency launches website service for schools and colleges Zero above has launched the education website service after statistics from OFCOM revealed that 97% of 15 to 16 year-olds have a computer and internet access.