• 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

Education Secretary Justine Greening will announce 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.

Schools in England are set to lose hundreds of pounds per pupil, six education unions have said.

The Guardian reports that Southwark Free School will become the sixth free school to close since the initiative was launched in 2010.

The Education Authority (EA) in Northern Ireland is consulting on plans to charge for school transport to save money.

Wrenn School in Northamptonshire and New Line Learning Academy in Kent have received warning notices by their regional schools commissioners (RSCs)

Around 70 per cent of parents and pupils surveyed by the exams regulator Ofqual did not understand the new numerical GCSE grading system.

 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