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Stanley Grove wins Big Draw praise

Stanley Grove Primary Academy has been named as a winner as part of this year's The Big Draw, ...

Cedar Mount Academy gets on board with apprenticeships

Students at Cedar Mount Academy were visited by the Key 103 apprenticeship bus to drive awaren...

Asthma exam risk

A charity is warning that almost a million children with asthma triggered by pollen are at ris...

More to schools than results, finds new survey

A UK-wide survey of 400 parents and staff shows there's more to school than results and OFSTED...

Do academies really need marketing?

Tyler Lawrence from Drapers' Multi-Academy Trust runs us through the issues...

More support needed for aspiring apprenticeships

Busy Bees training manager Fay Gibbin calls for apprenticeships to be recognised as a valuable...

Space race winners announced

Bishop's Stortford College will be amongst the schools represented at an international space d...

Summerhill Academy salutes St George

Students were invited to wear their scouting uniforms into school to celebrate the patrons St'...

South Shore students go Pole to Pole for Blackpool Zoo

Students at Blackpool's South Shore Academy are working with Blackpool Zoo to deliver a GCSE e...

The great school uniform controversy

Leading school uniform supplier Workwear Express comments on the ongoing controversy of the st...

Stick to carrots

Say goodbye to detentions - looking at the impact of restorative practice in schools

Edge Hill University scheme reaches UK and beyond

An Edge Hill University scheme to help improve literacy and numeracy in schools has now helped...

Game on for coding

Code Kingdoms launches interactive game to teach coding in real JavaScript to 6-13-year-olds

Walk on the Wild side

CBBC presenter and 'Waterloo Road' actor Cel Spellman is urging schools across the UK to #Wear...

Feeding the brain

This year's Henry Kitchener Prize has gone to an essay exploring how different foods affect th...

Exam season robs teens of sleep

Teenagers are being robbed of sleep as they cram in up to 14-plus hours of exam revision each ...

Pupils offered chance to be 'SoCool for Science'

Plymouth University opened up its research labs to school pupils as part of the recent British...

Timeline 200 competition launched

Waterloo 200 have joined with Hungry for History to challenge schoolchildren across the UK to ...

Dance and dress up with Macmillan

Macmillan Cancer Support's fundraiser Dress Up and Dance will be taking place in schools and n...

Natural selection

Facing 50 teams from more than 40 schools, four boys from King Edward's School have won this y...

Pullman picks the winners

Award-winning novelist Philip Pullman has selected the winner and two runners-up of this year'...

Call to drive responsibly near schools

Road safety charity Brake has launched this year's series of Beep Beep! Days as part of its ca...

Students take to science with life sciences leaders

The first school in the UK to specialise in science and healthcare has collaborated with drug ...

Prep pupil is top banana

An Essex schoolboy is one of 12 finalists who'll be competing in the inaugural national finals...

Dauntsey's launches maths comp

Young mathematicians from primary and prep schools in SW England are being invited to go head-...

Are we giving students the right skills for the future?

Professor Sa'ad Medhat, CEO at The Innovation Institute (NEF), explores the issues

Virtual learning at Liverpool College

Amanda Parker, Learning Resources and Technologies Manager talks about the success of virtual ...

School to have 'head of wellbeing'

Nuffield Health seeks secondary school to launch Head of Wellbeing pilot for pupils and teache...

Schools struggling with storage space

Eighty six percent of education workers feel their workplace offers insufficient storage facil...

Mental health matters

How can schools help young people stay mentally healthy? Helen Jeys examines some of the optio...

Safety during a firefighters' strike

Schools and businesses should prepare for a firefighters' strike, advises health-and-safety co...

City Academy get tech with MigSolv

MigSolv invited A-level computing students from City Academy Norwich to visit its Gatehouse da...

Girls' school hosts 'Oxbridge & Best' Seminar

Pupils from Burgess Hill School for Girls and other schools recently attended an 'Oxbridge & B...

Parents happy to ignore absence rules

A new study reveals that two in three parents would take their kids on holiday during school t...

Be prepared for failure

Dr Nick Dennis, deputy head at Berkhamsted Boys School, thinks it's important to plan for fail...

Get the most from digital

Never before have we spent so much time '€˜switched on'€™, says Emily Perry, Director, Humm Me...

Report: 60% of boys hate writing

NLT: children's attitudes to writing are improving, yet one boy in three never or rarely picks...

Canvas goes into orbit

Virtual learning environment Canvas is launching a 'space programme'™ in order to promote its ...

Guaranteeing religious freedom

Psychologist Dr Michael Hymans looks at ways in which schools can create safe learning environ...

Prevention is better than cure

When devising their marketing strategies, schools need to think carefully about the legal rami...