• School visits abroad call for even greater care, organisation and planning than visits and adventures at home. RoSPA shares some advice

    School Trips Abroad - advice from RoSPA
  • With warnings of excessive sugar consumption the vending industry has changed, writes Jonathan Hart, chief executive of the Automatic Vending Association (AVA)

    A healthy vending stock
  • Now in its 33rd year, the 2017 edition on 25-28 January at ExCeL London comes after a year of significant change within the education sector

    Bett takes place from 25-28 January 2017 at ExCeL London
  • FutureLearn’s head of content Nigel Smith talks about how a collaboration with Raspberry Pi is enabling teachers to make coding accessible to all

    Are you fluent in coding?
  • Neil Watkins, managing director of IT procurement framework, Think IT, looks at what the biggest IT successes and concerns were for schools in 2016

    Education technology: challenges and successes

 Latest News

The Royal College of Speech and Language has partnered with children’s charity I CAN to launch an inquiry that will inform a follow-up report to a landmark study on speech and language.

Commenting on the release yesterday of secondary school performance data for England in 2015/16, teachers union NAHT says pupils who would be more suited to a broader range of GCSE subjects are not being served well by having their subjects restricted by EBacc.

Research from Eteach has found that 40 per cent of the 3,000 teachers it surveyed cited off-putting application processes prevent them applying for jobs.

282 secondary schools in England have not met a new set of national standards, which take greater consideration of pupil progress and basic ability

Sir Michael Wilshaw will work as an advisor to GEMS Education company to help set up a network of low-cost private schools in India, South East Asia and Africa.

Education Secretary Justine Greening announced six more places as ‘opportunity areas’ that will receive a share of £72 million funding.

The Chartered College of Teaching aims to be a voluntary, teacher-led organisation which will support professional development, share evidence-based practice, and recognise excellence.

The borough of Knowsley, which stopped offering A levels as it could not afford to, is consulting on plans to bring the qualification back.

Almost one third of secondary school pupils avoid certain activities like PE due to low body confidence, according to research from the Be Real Campaign

According to a report from Rural England, three out of five young people in rural areas do not have adequate public transport to get to secondary school.

 Features

School visits abroad call for even greater care, organisation and planning than visits and adventures at home. RoSPA shares some advice

A healthy vending stock

With warnings of excessive sugar consumption the vending industry has changed, writes Jonathan Hart, chief executive of the Automatic Vending Association (AVA)

Bett takes place from 25-28 January 2017 at ExCeL London

Now in its 33rd year, the 2017 edition on 25-28 January at ExCeL London comes after a year of significant change within the education sector

Are you fluent in coding?

FutureLearn’s head of content Nigel Smith talks about how a collaboration with Raspberry Pi is enabling teachers to make coding accessible to all

Education technology: challenges and successes

Neil Watkins, managing director of IT procurement framework, Think IT, looks at what the biggest IT successes and concerns were for schools in 2016

Priniting in the third dimension

The evolution of 3D printing in schools is not new, but with the reliance on technology becoming ever-more stringent, Education Business explores the situation

Celebrating creativity in education, the Education Show 2017 will be returning to the NEC, Birmingham from 16 to 18 March 2017.

Celebrating creativity in education, the Education Show 2017 will be returning to the NEC, Birmingham from 16 to 18 March 2017.

Understanding fire safety duties

The devastating effects of the recent fire at Selsey Academy have underlined the importance of the correct fire safety measures and procedures in any building used by the public

Apprenticeships - Making sure pupils know all their future options

Darren Hankey, principal of Hartlepool College, explains the benefits of apprenticeship opportunities and how education facilities can support students down this route

Greenwich University - Blackdown Horticultural Consultants

When it comes to roofing, maintenance is always better than refurbishment, explains the National Federation of Roofing Contractors

 Education Events

25/01/2017 to 28/01/2017

Creating a better future through education at Bett 2017