School support staff regularly go home worried about pupils’ welfare, safety and emotional state after discussing issues such as grooming, gangs, domestic violence, bullying, loneliness, and sexual abuse with them, according to a survey released by U..
US software company Bazaarvoice has launched its first Assured Skills DevOps Engineering Academy offering graduates, and experienced technologists, an exciting opportunity to join its Belfast team helping to predict the shopping trends and habits of ..
I’ll pre-empt this post by saying, every school that I visit is special. I am very fortunate to have the job I have. Last week was one of the most amazing weeks of my career when I got to travel across the UK to visit schools on the Edtech 50 Schools Tour with Ty Goddard of the Education Foundation and Edtech UK.
The work I do gives me the opportunity to go into and work with pupils and teachers across the world. In the last few years I’ve worked in schools in the Middle East, China, Hong Kong, Bangkok, Australia, all over Europe and more; so I come to write this post having a broad experience of education systems, schools and curricula. This gives me a relatively unique perspective to enable me to comment as I do in this post…
Edtech 50 visits Across the whole of last week, we visited some inspiring schools. From Green Park Primary in Maghull, Liverpool, to Shireland Collegiate Academy in Smethwick, Birmingham to Duncanrig Secondary School in East Kilbride and many others in-betwee..
Anthropomorphic robots are increasingly being used as a technology in early childhood settings, and they have been found to enhance social interaction (Tanaka, Cicourel & Movellan, 2007), support foreign language development (Mazzoni & Benvenuti, 201..
Anne Milton addresses Association of Colleges conference Apprenticeships and Skills Minister Anne Milton speech at the Association of Colleges conference
Published 23 November 2018 From: Department for Education and The Rt Hon Anne Milton ..
Our latest publication shows where student fees really go. As such, it has the potential to be one of HEPI’s most controversial reports ever. That is unintentional. We never stoke controversy for the sake of it. But exposing the uses to which England..
A new paper published by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) calls for greater transparency on the use of students’ tuition fees.
Where do student fees really go? Following the pound (HEPI Report 113) by Nick Hillman, Jim Dickinson, Alice R..
Drive to recruit professionals and PhD graduates into teaching £10 million boost to encourage business leaders, boardroom executives and high-flying graduates to teach
Published 22 November 2018 From: Department for Education A series ..
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Subject-Led Network Engagement (Ulster)
Wed, 11/07/2018 – 16:43
We are launching a programme of engagement to explore how these subject communities should be shaped to ensure they are truly fit for th..