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New core maths exam to include everyday life skills

A new maths course for post 16s will include everyday life practical skills, such as how to calculate interest rates, divide a bill and understand statistics.

London could face a pupil place crisis

London could face a pupil place crisis with the school age population set to rise by 12 per cent over the next few years and a possible funding gap, a new report argues.

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 EB Features....

The big ideas that carry endless possibilities

Earlier this year, the Science Education Programme published a report entitled Working with Big Ideas of Science Education which looked at growing concerns with the science curriculum. Education Business analyses the report

Is a paper-free school a proposal too far?

The paperless revolution has failed to significantly take off. But, while a paper-free school seems unlikely to ever happen, paper-free processes might not be as unrealistic, writes Doug Miles, director of market intelligence at AIIM

Making the right connections at your school

Reliable and secure broadband connectivity is now an essential component to teaching, learning and management within schools. Education Business analyses the latest information

Letting science lead the way

There is a current inititaive to encourage young people, especially female pupils, to pursue a career in science, technology, engineering or maths. Physiology lecturer Tom Warrender discusses why pupils should consider taking their STEM studies further

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Education Catering Support

Are you facing challenges with your catering service namely, low meal uptake, difficult relationships between the Kitchen and midday supervisors or do you have a poorly performing catering service.

Parent Communication Technology – cut costs and improve parental engagement

We know that parental engagement is key for improving a child’s learning, and maintaining a two-way relationship between schools and parents is essential for keeping parents engaged.

RM Education – Transforming the way that you use School Data

RM Education is an established education technology solution provider, exclusively focused on helping UK schools address key priorities and needs through technology. By listening to schools, we offer an extensive and evolving range of innovative solutions and services where education and technology meet, including ICT strategy and visioning, support services and technology advice.

RM Broadband - An Internet connection you can rely on

ICT is now truly embedded in to the curriculum which means that your Internet connection is now an essential component to teaching and learning in today's school.

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Clos-o-Mat

Ready reference to achieve compliance in school hygiene

PS Financials

PS Financials (PSF) are leaders in Accounting, Purchasing, Budgeting and Reporting Software within the education sector. The PSF system integrates with all leading MIS, Payroll, HR and Payment systems to form a central hub for finance management and intelligence.

Scorpion Safety Ltd

Fire Safety

Williams Giles Ltd

Another new Academies Financial Handbook came into force on 1st September 2015 and the regulatory regime for academies continues to get tougher.

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