Resources

Magna Carta

Every primary school in Britain is to receive a souvenir copy of Magna Carta and a timeline wallchart.


Send My Friend

In 2000, world leaders pledged a universal primary education by 2015, but 58 million children are still out of school worldwide, with girls and those in conflict zones hardest hit.


Water challenges

The Water Explorer project is hoping to engage more than 10,000 young people from 11 different countries.


Teacher Support Network

The Teacher Support Network is to merge with its sister charities Recourse and Worklife Support. The new organisation will support all people working in schools, colleges and universities.


Fitness resource

Many primary pupils are below recommended levels of fitness for their age, a study has found.







Film resource: Britain's Greatest Generation

A new project is encouraging children to explore and commemorate local history by recording interviews with members of the war-time generation and combining the footage with archive clips to create their own short documentaries


Research, review and repeat...

Knowing where to start when creating a research-engaged school is difficult. Getting an understanding of what's involved and recognising where you are on the journey is crucial. Caroline Fisher advises


Framework for Governance

A new Framework for Governance is offering advice and support for governing bodies when it comes to setting the strategic direction of their schools.


Send My Friend campaign

The new Send My Friend to School campaign has launched with the usual resources available for key stages 1 to 4.


Inspirational buildings for education

Sponsored

The Stable Company offers a superb range of stylish and sustainable outdoor buildings for any educational need such as classrooms, gymnasiums, sports halls, libraries, staff rooms and storage




Sovereign launches new play equipment

Sponsored

Sovereign, one of the largest providers of school ground developments in the UK, is launching a new and extensive range of play structures and sensory play facilities for the primary and early years.


Rugby World Cup 2015

Schools can apply now for their pupils to be part of the welcoming ceremonies for the 20 Rugby World Cup 2015 teams in September.


Disability sport funding

The Project Ability programme, which aims to get more disabled young people playing sport, has received a £300,000 funding boost.


Easy-read SEND guides

Two "easy read" guides to the SEND reforms have been produced to help parents and young people with learning disabilities.


Palliative care resource

An interactive resource giving schools information and support to help children with life- limiting conditions has been published.



QuickStart computing resource

A survey has found that more than two-thirds of secondary and primary teachers are concerned that their pupils have a better understanding of computing than they do.


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