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Catering & hospitality View all

Prue Leith takes school catering 'Beyond the Classroom'

The GBBO star joined forces with industry experts, Principals, to offer school leaders new per...

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...

Events View all

How to apply for the Childnet Film Competition 2018

The competition is to encourage young people to educate their peers about staying safe online

Educational experience Dinosaurs in the Wild lands in London

After Dinosaurs in the Wild had a successful run in Birmingham and Manchester, the immersive a...

The classroom of the future

Simon Balderson, Assistant Head (Digital Strategy) at Wells Cathedral School, looks at the pow...

Millions of primary pupils set to celebrate Shakespeare

With this year's event just around the corner, here is what to expect from Shakespeare Week

UWE hosts Raising Aspirations Careers Event

More than two thousand students from East Central Bristol, Bath and Weston-super-Mare converge...

The Ferns Primary Academy welcome gold medallist

The academy worked with Sports for Champions for a special fundraising event

David Walliams to judge 10th National Young Writers' Awards

The writing competition officially starts on 5th March but registration is open now!

UB March 2018 issue out now

The March edition of University Business, the edtech issue, is now available to view online, f...

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

Primary school children given 'mindful meditations'

The offer, for Key Stage 1 and 2 pupils, comes from a supplier of online meditation tools, Min...

New survey shows 50% of school children feel sad or anxious

It's Children's Mental Health Week and a survey by Barnardo's has revealed what is troubling y...

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...

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

GDPR; is your academy up to speed?

Sponsored: Is your academy up to speed with the updated exclusions guidance and the implicatio...

Growth for auditor of UK academy schools

Advisory firm, Bishop Fleming, has signed up Dartmoor Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) as its 200th t...

Good financial management key to facing education demands

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

New online learning portal for financial literacy launches

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

Making money count for multi academy trusts

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

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...

People, policy, politics View all

Survey reveals 80% of academies are running at a deficit

Kreston Academies Benchmark report calls to the government for greater funding

How to build trust in multi-academy trusts

Michelle Doyle Wildman, Acting Chief Executive at PTA UK, explains how academies can harness t...

Is the new Careers Strategy all mouth no trousers?

Edd Williams, academic and careers consultant, looks at the new Careers Strategy from the Depa...

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...

School life View all

North East event to highlight construction careers

Space Group have partnered with Northumbria Water and Newcastle College to inspire those consi...

Don't force schools to become academies, says NAHT

The school leaders' union, NAHT, comments on the findings from the recent National Audit Offic...

Street art brings flashes of brilliance to Kingfisher School

The brilliant colours of the kingfisher have inspired the street art surrounding a building si...

UTC Swindon celebrates top sixth form Progress 8 score

Sixth form students' hard work and success reflected in post-school destinations

Manor Community Academy shines on stage

The Hartlepool secondary school is earning rave reviews for their drama performances

Ormiston Academies Trust rated in top 5 education providers

Tables published by the Department for Education place OAT fifth best in England for primary s...

Haywood demonstrates inspirational teaching in Ofsted report

In the report, Ofsted awarded Haywood Academy a 'Good' and highlighted the school's commitment...

'Champion School Status' for St Margaret's Academy

St Margaret's Academy were honoured by National Citizen Service for their commitment to the NC...

Sports & leisure View all

Premier League Primary Stars launches motion capture clips

Primary schools can now develop pupils' key PE skills with the use of brand new clips featurin...

Academy students take flight with Paralympian

Students from City Academy and Bristol Metropolitan Academy had the chance to meet Mel Clarke,...

Squad goals: triumph for St Francis' netball teams

The Academy of St Francis of Assisi saw their Year 7 and Year 8 teams crowned Liverpool City C...

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visit a StreetGames project

The royal couple met with volunteers and young people in Cardiff who have been changing lives...

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 ...

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

Survey claims the school curriculum 'puts children at risk'

Only 10 per cent of parents in the UK are 'very confident' that their children are getting the...

How can we champion apprenticeships in our schools?

Sarah Barley, National Apprenticeship Awards' Apprentice Champion 2017, on why it's important ...

Bradford school 'could be removed from special measures'

Holmewood's Ryecroft Primary Academy has been advised that, if its pace of progress continues,...

Liverpool school scoops award for championing maths

The Academy of St Francis of Assisi has been given the silver Liverpool Counts Quality Mark fo...

Ofsted notes improvements at Gateshead academy

Thorp Academy in Ryton, sponsored by Northern Education Trust, received an encouraging monitor...

Stockton Sixth Form project awarded National Lottery funding

Stockton Sixth Form College will conduct research with The Grangefield Academy to learn more a...

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

Technology View all

Online intellectual property should be child's play

Richard Gibbs, Chartered (UK) and European Patent Attorney at Marks & Clerk, discusses educat...

Three second rule: take time for cognition in the classroom

Jared Stein, Vice President of Research and Education at Instructure, looks at how online disc...

will.i.am inspires future STEM minds at book talk

'Engineering is the coolest thing in the world, but it's also the world's best kept secret,' s...

Every teacher in every school can get on board with edtech

Ben Stevens, Computer Science Teacher at The Boulevard Academy in Hull, explains how collabora...

Improving online safety in the classroom

To mark Safer Internet Day, Focus-Trust's Tracey Thornton looks at how online safety measures ...

Are you ready for GDPR?

Graham Cooper, Head of Education at Capita SIMS, talks about how the education sector is prepa...

The sky's the limit for Heathrow UTC engineering students

Students put engineering skills to the test as they manufacture and build a two-seater Sherwoo...

Schools should fuel a digital revolution from the classroom

Jon Oliver, Principal at UTC Swindon, looks at why it's a school's critical responsibility to ...