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Recognising merit

Taking an innovative approach to rewards systems and school reports can help motivate children...

Lego offers students building blocks for future

Lego recently visited a Liverpool school to inspire students with a day of discovery and hands...

Hot showers or Shakespeare?

If we want more young people to study it, it's time to put the glamour back into engineering, ...

The gender agenda

Helen Jeys, Deputy Head at Manchester High School for Girls, asks if single-sex education real...

Choosing tomorrow's teachers

A new approach to selecting candidates for teacher training is the focus of new research at th...

Making the right choices

Susan Gorham ponders the question of subject selection ahead of impending changes to GCSE and ...

If you go down to the woods today...

With forest schools becoming increasingly popular, Alex Carter reflects on her experiences as ...

Science report published

Teachers in primary schools need more support to inspire the next generation of scientists, sa...

Making IT invisible

Education IT should be invisible argues Lenovo Director of Enterprise and Public Sector Steve ...

New gov action plan to boost literacy

New funding for book clubs and a drive to get every primary school child a library card announ...

Let's talk about learning

Passion and purpose mark effective educators as well as effective education, says Lenovo World...

The gift of tongues

Learning to speak another language may be hard, but it has long-lasting benefits, says Hilary ...

At what cost?

Rebecca Paddick asks the roundtable, how can the education sector invest in the best technolog...

Seeing is believing in learning

Giving teachers the tools to address 21st century challenges is crucial but it's not that simp...

WATCH: The best ways to teach coding

Codio launches 'Ask the Experts' video series on the best ways of teaching computer science an...

Exam reforms creating confusion

Nottingham Girls' Head Susan Gorham comments on subject selection ahead of the impending chang...

Coping with the Coding Curriculum

Planet Sherston's Education Consultant Cathy Parker puts a few ideas on the table for deliveri...

The rise and rise of learning analytics

Analysis of the digital trails that students leave will become central to curriculum design, s...

Yes gets a yes

The government has given its support to a film-based scheme to inspire primary school children...

Classic children'€™s tales still popular

The Read for my Schools challenge helps to foster a love of reading in children and the result...

Interest in science surges

Research by the British Educational Suppliers Association reveals that interest in science in ...

Teachers under pressure

Keren Prior has some advice on how headteachers can tackle HR issues and make their own lives ...

Classroom design aids student learning

A recent study shows that a student's learning experience can be affected by classroom design ...

1000 Word Challenge hits 10K mark

A nationwide language challenge tasking students to learn 1000 words in a foreign language has...

Are good grades enough?

A new report from The Duke of Edinburgh'™s Award highlights that 93% of young people worry the...

Is tech making teaching less personal?

Julia McCann from Victoria Junior School in Feltham, discusses whether technology is a more of...

Digital skills for the next gen

Andrew Harrison from Oldham College, talks about the curriculum responding to the demands of t...

OCR adapt school Computing MOOC

New partnership between UK exam board OCR and adaptive learning platform CogBooks to personali...

What are universities really looking for?

A reasonable grasp of maths and an ability to think and work independently have moved right up...

Putting action in education

Aball1 is an innovative education concept using number and letter balls to combine physical ac...

New supply staff quality control welcomed

The only independently audited quality standard for supply staff, Compliance+, was launched at...

A proper examination

The introduction of exam-centric GCSEs presents teachers and pupils with an opportunity, write...

University awarded funding to boost language teaching

Nottingham Trent University will now offer students the opportunity to become teachers as part...