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A girl on GCSE results day

Headteacher's advice ahead of results day

The head at a local independent day and boarding school has shared some home truths ahead of GCSE and A-level results day this year.

The rite of passage of sitting…

Exam results day - girl clearing on computer

Clearing 2021: advice students hoping to secure Plan B

This time of year can be very stressful for students as they await their hotly anticipated exam results. After a much-maligned academic year, this summer, students have the…

Combatting Sexual Harassment

Combatting Sexual Harassment in Schools

At Johnston & Marsh Training & Consultancy Ltd we pride ourselves on the delivery of educational workshops, produced by academic experts, to combat the issues…

business success

Pupils make their pitch for business success

It’s fair to say that day-to-day schooling has been impacted significantly during the past year; not only in terms of pupils’ general learning, but also the extracurricular…

Summer Reading Challenge

Dara McAnulty and Steve Backshall Revealed as Ambassadors for the Summer Reading Challenge 2021

The Reading Agency’s Summer Reading Challenge, in partnership with WWF, is delighted to announce that teenage naturalist, award-winning writer and broadcaster 

Remote learning

Remote learning has set kids up for life beyond school

As the academic year comes to a close and the learnings of the past 18 months are taken into account, new research from Lenovo reveals that seven in 10 (70%) parents and…

Maths Summer Learning Challenge

Maths Summer Learning Challenge Launched

Whizz Education, provider of the award-winning virtual tutor Maths-Whizz, has launched an exciting summer learning challenge for all 5–13-year-olds.  This new initiative is…

Features

Envelo

Carbon Dioxide Monitors for Schools – Room for Improvement

A thought piece from Ralph Izod, Managing Director, Envelo Solutions With news that ‘Classrooms in England are to be supplied with CO2 monitors when state schools and colleges reopen after the summer holidays, to improve ventilation and combat the…

Karl Deady of Cinos, Improving the learning experience through AV & IT

Improving the learning experience through AV & IT

Karl Deady, Executive Director at Cinos talks about the role of AV & IT across the higher education space and the steps that organisations can put in place to positively impact the learning experience for students. As the student user…

Employability

Employability hit hardest by lockdown according to UK students

More than half (54%) of UK pupils aged 16-18 believe the COVID-19 pandemic caused greater disruption to their employable skills-based learning - such as data analysis and communication skills - than to their learning of academic subjects, leaving…

Junaid Mubeen

Blended Learning must be part of education’s ‘new normal’

By Dr Junaid Mubeen, Director of Education, Whizz Education   In brief Blended learning is back, but faces a backlash for fear that online learning is diluting the quality of human-led instruction. The intention of blended learning is to…

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QA Education Issue 123

Learning Outside the Classroom Nov 2020