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Catering & hospitality View all

School grub's up at Pestaurant

Rentokil's Lunch Club educates students on entomophagy with an insect-based feast to aid learn...

The power of food

Holroyd Howe explains how to make sure pupils have a positive relationship with food in school...

Vale Academy Trust

An interview with Sally Cox, Trust Catering Manager at the Vale Academy Trust in Oxfordshire

Carmel Education Trust

The Carmel Education Trust has overarching accountability and governance of a number of academ...

Be good to yourself

Brookwood Partnership's Sue Parfett and Amanda Ursell talk sports nutrition in school catering...

Can you reduce your costs by changing the way you buy?

Simon Gurney, Procurement Manager at Pelican Procurement Services, shares some practical tips ...

The Real Junk Food Project: Waste not, want not

Charley Rogers talks to The Real Junk Food Project and Dixons Marchbank Academy about food was...

The BNF celebrates 50 years with a new launch

The new nutrition platform will be available online and free for primary school teachers

Events View all

Hans Price Academy students shortlisted for design prize

Year 10 students at Hans Price Academy entered the Design Ventura challenge

TV personalities attend Bristol Met's Maths Hub conference

Dr Emily Grossman and Johnny Ball delivered workshops and led key speeches at the Boolean Math...

Big name speakers set for Bett 2018

Natasha Kaplinsky, Lord Adonis and Baroness Beeban Kidron will share the podium with a record ...

Matific searches for young UK maths champions

The primary school maths resource provider is offering schools up to £50,000 in prizes in a ne...

COMPETITION: win a school book bundle worth over £100

To celebrate the start of 2018, Academy Today is giving away a back to school book bundle for ...

Oasis Awards recognise Bristol pupils' achievements

Oasis Academy Brightstowe, Brislington and John Williams' students recognised at the awards ce...

Young musicians follow in legends' footsteps at the Cavern

Talented students from the Academy of St Francis of Assisi played a sold out gig at Liverpool'...

National Student Awards celebrate exceptional pupils

Oasis Community Learning, the UK's second largest multi-academy trust, held its biannual Natio...

Facilities & buildings View all

How schools can benefit from better outsourcing

Matt Garner, Managing Director, Schools by Sodexo explains

How school facilities can make a social impact

School Space reveals their passion for bringing together communities by making school faciliti...

The advantages of heating and cooling from the same system

SPONSORED: By Roberto Mallozzi, MD, Gree UK, the British face of Gree, the world's largest air...

14,500 more UK secondary school classrooms required by 2020

England alone will see more than 400,000 additional pupils enter the secondary school system i...

Opportunities in Essex as state-of-the-art academy opens

The new building at Olive Alternative Provision Academy in Tilbury has helped the institution ...

Construction pay trends 'reflect confidence in sector'

Hudson Contract has revealed this year's winners and losers across 10 regions and 17 trades

Willmott Dixon aims for another Passivhaus first

Willmott Dixon is planning to deliver an ultra-high energy efficient secondary school in the L...

Pupils celebrate official handover of new Forge Wood Primary

The new primary school is part of GLF Schools, a multi academy trust which runs more than 20 s...

Health & wellbeing View all

Jamie Oliver calls for age restrictions on energy drinks

Jamie Oliver, National Education Union and academics request government action on energy drink...

Schools' homelessness warning from Centrepoint

The youth charity says that issues at school can be an early sign of future homelessness

YoungMinds encourage taking a break from smartphones

Cyber Aware is working with the mental health charity to encourage everyone to have a #techfre...

What every Head should be told before they're appointed

Viv Grant, Founder of Integrity Coaching, reveals her personal experience of being a headteach...

Why school leader wellbeing must be made a priority

Viv Grant, Founder of Integrity Coaching, asks why is duty of care not shown towards headteach...

Sense of belonging directly related to tendency to self-harm

Research has found that young people are seven times more likely to self-harm if their sense o...

Caught in the middle: managing workload as a middle leader

Supporting colleagues and inspiring students is a huge part of the middle leader's role, but h...

YMCA launch new health and well-being school programme

The new programme hopes to support the health and well-being of young people

International View all

Bellevue Education chooses AccountsIQ and iSAMS solution

International schools group opts for affordable middle market Cloud accounting platform to mee...

Military school honoured with International School Award

The Duke of York's Royal Military School was praised for its efforts to 'bring the world into ...

UK school takes on world in international Rocketry final

One of the challenges was to make a model rocket that could fly a raw egg to 800 feet and retu...

Worldstrides winners at the Telegraph Festival of Education

Zara Daswani from St Peter's School and Helen Cook from Dowdales School walk away with GoPros ...

How translation software can help schools

Schools up and down the country are dependent on the children themselves to communicate with t...

Academy student wins scholarship to study in the US

Ben Ashton beat 1,000 other applicants to the scholarship

How pencils are helping to change children's lives

Evan Lewis, Founder of Hope, asks: if you had a million spare pencils, what would you do with ...

Sixth formers fundraise for 'once in a lifetime' trip

St Francis Xavier's College students are preparing for a 2018 expedition to Central America

Law, finance, HR View all

Good financial management key to facing education demands

Paul Leigh, Chief Financial Officer at Focus-Trust, explains how schools can meet the resource...

Making money count for multi academy trusts

Graham Cooper, Head of Education at Capita SIMS, looks at what's missing from existing financi...

New online learning portal for financial literacy launches

RedSTART aims to improve confidence in handing money for one million young people by 2025

Academy sector developments in November

This update covers the latest academy and MAT news on funding and finance, policy, financial r...

Sourcing new and inventive ways to boost income

Paul Andrews, Director of School Lettings Solutions, discusses how academies can utilize their...

84% of adults think primary pupils should learn about money

Money Advisor explains why primary schools should encourage a positive discussion about saving...

How to challenge Ofsted reports

What can a school do to prevent publication of an Ofsted report? Liz Timmins, an associate at ...

How to reap the full benefit of edtech for your school

Chris Labrey, Managing Director UK & IRL, Econocom, talks digital transformation and the proce...

People, policy, politics View all

Cardiff Uni renews civic mission to work with schools

Cardiff University launches 'The Way Forward 2018-2023', an ambitious strategy which includes ...

Oasis Academy Brightstowe announces new deputy principal

The new deputy principal is replacing Julia Hinchliffe, who is now Headteacher at Orchard Scho...

BESA in conversation with SSS Learning

Sam Preston, Safeguarding Director at SSS Learning, talks to BESA about the key issues that sc...

Ormiston Academies Trust appoints Nick Hudson as new CEO

Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) announced the appointment during its annual conference in Notti...

The barriers faced by Leading Women

Leading Women is a collection of essays from female bosses across the education sector, reveal...

Bristol Brunel Academy maintains 'Good' Ofsted grading

The academy is delighted with the grading and will continue to work towards an 'Outstanding'

Ash Trees Academy celebrates revival after Ofsted rating

A Teesside school has been recognised by Ofsted for turning around its fortunes and fulfilling...

Less social mobility for poorer students

The Sutton Trust report states that young people from less advantaged backgrounds are missing ...

School life View all

British schools 'at breaking point' due to funding issues

Redundancies, disputes and long-term sickness are among the worries affecting the mental healt...

NAHT: Personal touch most important when selecting schools

School leaders' union, the NAHT, is advising parents and carers that their top priority should...

Ofsted says Fairfield is going from strength to strength

After joining the Excalibur Trust, Ofsted is pleased with the opportunities that are available...

Meopham Community Academy pupil wins national competition

Discovery Education have announced the winner of their 'Make Your World Bigger' competition

The case for an international reading standard

Laura Bush, Programme Manager of Global Services at MetaMetrics, explains how to support child...

Thistley Hough and NHS partner for pioneering project

Year 7 to 10 pupils are participating in a series of sessions which will improve their wellbei...

OAT sows seeds of curiosity with magazine partnership

A pilot programme is being launched between The Week Junior magazine and Ormiston Academies Tr...

Bristol Met perform hit Broadway musical 'Hairspray'

The staff and student production comes on the back of last year's sell-out show, The Lion King...

Sports & leisure View all

Inclusivity festivals inspire over 2,500 children

30,960 boccia balls were thrown and 200 seated volleyball games took place to help primary sch...

Hans Price Academy 3G Pitch officially opens

Somerset cricketer and ex-student, Pete Trego, opened the facility

NFL Flag football children's programme expands nationwide

Already a success in London, NFL UK's training scheme is spreading around the country

Wicked wins again

The musical was voted Best Theatre Production For Schools for a second successive year at the ...

Behaviour programme creates European basketball champions

Teams from Bristol Metropolitan Academy travelled to Belgium to take part in the Flanders Coas...

Connell Sixth Form College launches new sport diploma

The qualification will be taught in partnership with Manchester City Football Club's foundatio...

Going the extra mile with Greenhouse Sports

Charley Rogers speaks to Chief Executive of Greenhouse Sports, John Herriman, about motivation...

Jumping in at the deep end

Why do a third of children leave primary school without basic swimming skills?

Sustainability View all

Smart Energy GB launches SMART Squad schools programme

The national campaign for smart meters is making available free teaching resources to engage s...

FotE launch school resource to help tackle air pollution

97% of teachers and parents recommend Friends of the Earth's free Clean Air Schools Pack for p...

The environment: we're aware but are we proactive?

Mark Stevenson, Managing Director of Bright Spark Energy, explains how schools can better invo...

Sustainability needs to be integral to education

Schools need to make sustainability education a key part of their curriculum if we want to bui...

Scotts of Thrapston: Built to last

Scotts of Thrapston reveals the importance of sustainable educational buildings and positive l...

Get involved: Ultimate STEM Challenge is back!

BP invites schools to build a more sustainable future by entering the Ultimate STEM Challenge

Norfolk school's new Eco-Nursery 11th greenest in UK

Norwich Road Academy's new environmentally friendly nursery costs nothing to heat and light

Fully Funded Flat Roof Solutions for Airedale Academy

Teaching View all

STFC offering greater chances for pupils to hold a meteorite

The free scheme, allowing UK schoolchildren to hold a piece of outer space in their hands, has...

Making science social at Peacehaven Community School

How one teacher is using social media to get students excited about science

Millennials seeking worthwhile and secure careers

A Get Into Teaching survey found that emotional rewards are a key career motivator for a new g...

Bedminster Down tackles excessive marking to reduce workload

Techers at Bedminster Down School are now evaluating work by using three different ways of mar...

Next Generation CPD

With experienced teachers leaving the profession in droves and recruitment targets regularly m...

Is the new maths curriculum adding up?

Brent Hughes, teacher trainer for Matific, on how the new maths curriculum should include gami...

Sandown Bay Academy visit the 1851 Trust's Tech Deck

The innovative education centre brings STEM alive with help from Land Rover BAR, the British A...

Why the state of religious education needs to be improved

Imran Mogra, senior lecturer in Religious Education at Birmingham City University, discusses s...

Technology View all

The new digital strategy: is it what we're looking for?

Rachel Matthews, Director, International Communications at Instructure talks about the new dig...

YouTube educates Internet Citizens

The social network's education project empowers hundreds of UK teens to drive positive change ...

Cyber Discovery programme launches

The new programme from the UK government has launched to unveil the undiscovered cyber securit...

Technology: Helping mind the parent gap

Humphrey Perkins School's Mandy Sharp outlines how technology can assist in filling the inform...

Teachers share views on Internet Safety Strategy green paper

LGfL TRUSTnet have invited teachers to discuss the new Internet Safety Strategy

Me, myself and AI: are robot teachers in our future?

Charley Rogers finds that artificial intelligence is well and truly here to stay

Online sexual harassment a worry for UK teens

New research from Childnet warns that the UK's young people are being targeted with online sex...

Trinity School on turning obstacles into opportunities

Steve Manderson, Assistant Headteacher at Trinity Catholic School, explains how taking a fresh...