• Too often, digital work is carried out by pupils only to receive no teacher assessment. Pheasey Park Farm Primary School however has given its pupils’ online work a chance to shine

    Pheasey Park Farm Primary School however has given its pupils’ online work a chance to shine
  • If a teacher lacks ability or confidence in delivering computing, the subject can come across dry. But using code to control another object, such as a robot, the subject can be brought to life

  • Falling foul of fire safety legislation can mean thousands of pounds in fines that could have been avoided if the correct steps were taken, writes the Fire Industry Association

  • Energy charity Carbon Trust has found ways schools can cut back and save money on energy and reduce carbon emissions

  • Academisation is a relatively new education structure for schools and with this comes the need to share experiences. It is for this reason that Bett Academies launched on 16-18 March

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The government has scrapped plans to make grade 5 the benchmark pass mark for the new reformed GCSE.

A new public property company is set to purchase and develop sites to help create 500 new free schools.

The Education Funding Agency and the Skills Funding Agency are set to become one agency.

The National Children’s Bureau is calling on the government to identify and support children who drop out of education.

A new book which explains the main issues of Brexit to young readers has been released by children’s publisher, Raintree.

According to research by Cambridge University, encouragement from teachers helps to keep pupils engaged with education after the age of 16.

The Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) has been questioned over whether it is paying teachers less than minimum and living wage for marking.

The Greenwood Academies Trust is set to lose two of its schools following criticism from Ofsted.

A behaviour expert has released guidance for teachers on how to deal with disruption in class.

Each council in Wales is set to receive an extra £10,000 to buy musical instruments for pupils.

 Features

Pheasey Park Farm Primary School however has given its pupils’ online work a chance to shine

Too often, digital work is carried out by pupils only to receive no teacher assessment. Pheasey Park Farm Primary School however has given its pupils’ online work a chance to shine

If a teacher lacks ability or confidence in delivering computing, the subject can come across dry. But using code to control another object, such as a robot, the subject can be brought to life

Falling foul of fire safety legislation can mean thousands of pounds in fines that could have been avoided if the correct steps were taken, writes the Fire Industry Association

Energy charity Carbon Trust has found ways schools can cut back and save money on energy and reduce carbon emissions

Academisation is a relatively new education structure for schools and with this comes the need to share experiences. It is for this reason that Bett Academies launched on 16-18 March

Embodied carbon is the total greenhouse gas emissions generated to produce a building and is a vital consideration when commissioning a sustainable new school

The ongoing challenges in teacher recruitment and retention continue to provide difficulties for schools writes Richard Sagar from the Recruitment & Employment Confederation

Becoming an academy is a huge change for any school and so it is important that the process is well-thought-out. The Key’s John Davies outlines seven steps to help academisation run smoothly

Scott Warrington, who set up School Letting Solutions (SLS) explains how schools can generate their own income by opening their doors to the community

As part of the Spring Budget, money has been allocated to a number of different areas in the education sector which includes free schools, maintenance and transport.