• Increasing numbers of schools are offering computer science at GCSE and A-Level, however, relatively few students choose to take the subject.

  • As children spend so much time in their school grounds every day, it is hugely important that these spaces are designed for both children and nature.

  • Did you know that by 2020 the government is encouraging all schools to be sustainable? Jon Cowan from Utilitywise explains how improved energy efficiency can play its part

  • Modern methods of construction and new technologies have made modular buildings more appealing and a more viable solution for whole school buildings or extensions.

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  • The ‘Good estate management for schools’ guide from the Department for Education gives advice on how to effectively maintain the school estate as well as plan new projects.

 Latest News

Exclusion of an autistic boy ruled unlawful

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Democracy Ambassadors to inspire political engagement

The Cabinet Office has unveiled a new programme aimed at inspiring school-age young people to engage with democracy from an earlier stage.

A-level and GCSE grades will be handed out fairly

This year’s A-level and GCSE students will not suffer from being the first to take the new, tougher, exams.

Growing childcare staffing crisis highlighted

New Save the Children analysis has revealed that there is an acute shortage of nearly 11,000 graduate early years teachers in England.

Ampleforth and Downside report details 'wide spectrum of physical abuse'

The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) has published a damning report on

Suspensions for 'racism' on the increase in London

In 2016/17, 615 pupils in London were temporarily excluded for racism, compared with 440 in 2015/2016, according to the Evening Standard

STA finds that Harris Primary Academy 'over aided pupils' in Sats exams

An investigation by the Standards and Testing Agency (STA) has found that year six pupils at the Harris Primary Academy Philip Lane in north London, were “over-aided” in maths and English Sats exam papers.

Record number of University places confirmed for Scottish students

More than 29,800 had their university applications confirmed despite a year-on-year fall in pass rates for pupils sitting Scottish exams

 Features

Jenny Williams, Commercial Director at the Department for Education

The start of a new school year provides us the ideal opportunity to challenge and break our buying habits, writes Jennifer Williams, commercial director at the Department for Education

The winners of the 2018 Education Business Awards have been announced, recognising strong leadership, good teaching and operational excellence in UK schools from all sectors

Increasing numbers of schools are offering computer science at GCSE and A-Level, however, relatively few students choose to take the subject.

As children spend so much time in their school grounds every day, it is hugely important that these spaces are designed for both children and nature.

Did you know that by 2020 the government is encouraging all schools to be sustainable? Jon Cowan from Utilitywise explains how improved energy efficiency can play its part

Global Academy by Portakabin

Modern methods of construction and new technologies have made modular buildings more appealing and a more viable solution for whole school buildings or extensions.

 Education Events

12/10/2018

With continued pressure on school funding, how are schools bridging the gap in CPD provision?

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Flagship event at THORPE PARK ideal for STEM school trips

This event is designed to introduce students to the exciting world of STEM as well as showcase career paths to those that have a passion for these subjects. The event will deliver a mass variety of STEM related activities that will be delivered by Middlesex University including EEG workstations, Loco machines, robot selfie’s, Kinetic Mario, AR Sandbox, Physiology tests, Mind control and much much more.