Education Briefer....

An opportunity for Solent students to show their coding skills

Ordnance Survey has teamed up with Totton College and the Cathedral Innovation Centre to give under 19s in the Solent region a chance to participate in the Festival of Code, a competition taking place throughout the UK from 28 July to 3 August.

Gove replaced as Education Secretary

David Cameron's cabinet reshuffle has seen Michael Gove replaced as Secretary of State for Education by Nicky Morgan, MP for Loughborough.

School strikes must be stopped, says David Cameron

Teachers to be stripped of right to take action without a new ballot, Prime Minister pledges, as a million pupils are locked out of class by NUT strike

Schools' attitudes to tablets changing, report finds

New research from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) shows that tablet adoption in schools is on the increase.

 EB Features....

Education for a connected world

Mark Chambers, CEO of naace, the national association for the education technology industry, sets out his six top criteria for schools teaching the new computing curriculum this September, and argues for a strategic consideration of course provision

Keeping a laser eye on key school assets

The task of managing a school’s equipment has often gotten in the way of providing services. Education Business looks into recent developments in asset tracking technology that offer multiple benefits to schools

Rewarding commitment to quality education

Now in its tenth year, the 2014 Education Business Awards will take place on 10 July at London’s Grange Hotel and will once again recognise outstanding achievements in the UK education sector

Join the after school club

Out-of-school clubs can, if run effectively, deliver value to schools that goes beyond profit margins. Catherine Wrench, director of the Out of School Alliance, shares vital information
on setting up childcare provision after the school day has ended

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 Supplier Focus....

Custom Built Electrical Transformers

Majestic Transformer Co have been manufacturing have been manufacturing single phase transformers and three phase transformers, along with chokes and transformer rectifier power supplies for over 70 years and have a wealth of experience in manufacturing custom built transformers to meet many varied specifications and standards, from basic commercial &industrial, to educational, marine, medical, railways & defence.

Anti-Virus the Cloudmark Way

As a computer security researcher for Cloudmark, I regularly have to investigate files that may contain malware.

Imagen Archive Systems

Based on the Wirral, Imagen has an enviable reputation great service and for attracting a wide range of trading partners from very different areas of business.

Eagle New Energy - Renewable Energy Solutions

Eagle New Energy is a Renewables Company specialising in the design, supply and installation of solar PV.

UHY Hacker Young

Academy and Free School audit and accountancy specialists

 Supplier Profiles....

Stressworx

Ruth from Stressworx has a wealth of experience in the field of education and as an ex teacher herself she appreciates all the challenges staff face on a daily basis, including high stress levels that hinder them from effectively doing their job.

Gymphlex Ltd

Pocklington ramp up Rugby performance with GFORCE

Elliotts Cleaning

Meeting the demands of education facilities requires a different approach to planning & managing an effective cleaning schedule.

Boutique Modern

The Modern Classroom

Scientific & Chemical

As the UK’s leading supplier of science equipment, chemicals and related services, SciChem (Scientific & Chemical Supplies Ltd) have an unrivalled understanding of the needs of science technicians and teachers.

Carpenter Box

Specialist Services for Academies

ID Card Centre

ID Card Centre has been supplying the Education industry for over 16 years (previously as Aurora ID Card Centre) with all identity and access control products.

Bagnall & Morris

The Education sector face challenges in safeguarding their student and employee’s confidential information on a daily basis: from names and addresses, to medical records, financial information and exam results.

Universal Pool Services

As a Specialist Contractor for the Leisure Industry with over 40 years combined experience, we are confident in the knowledge that either an Underwater repair or a complete refurbishment to their swimming pool tank or associated area- the works completed are to the highest standards practiced.

Turnabout Education

The Turnabout Programme is a three month programme and in this time most pupils make at least one year advance in numeracy and literacy – some make much more.

Kitchen Clearance UK Ltd

Dealers in Second Hand Commercial Catering Equipment

CCE Group Ltd

CCE Group Ltd are no strangers to the kitchens of the Education system, regardless of size, and our design team will ensure every inch will be expertly put to practical use for those busy students and children eager to learn.

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