Sunday 23 April, 2017

The recruitment and retention crisis that seems to be plaguing the teaching profession has seen many new and many already established teachers leaving a...

Theresa May greeted the New Year with an announcement that her government will be focusing on mental health. Naturally, there is no more money...
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Tout au long de la semaine dernière, j'ai étudié et surtout parlé française, parce que Clicker 6 et Clicker MFL French sont arrivés à la poste.

There have been quite a few things I have been passionate about during my many years in education. Some of these enthusiasms have waxed...
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Children in 20,000 schools across the UK are being invited by Sir Richard Branson to share how technology is supporting their learning and helping to shape futures.

A couple of weeks ago Iraq banned the internet. It’s not a joke; they really did. But this isn’t as sinister as it sounds...

'Businesses feel very strongly that the education system must better prepare young people for life outside the school gates, or risk wasting their talents,'...

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools andcolleges, supporting students with the full range of learning...
Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown

Sal McKeown is a writer and freelance journalist specialising in education. Sal has taught in schools and colleges, supporting students with the full range of learning needs from sensory disabilities to mental health issues and autism, but is probably best known for her work on dyslexia. Here, Sal continues her monthly blog series for bee-it...

Last March I was just a few feet from Dara Ó Briain who was just as smart and funny as I had hoped. It was in the central arena at the Ed show – yes the Education Show - at the NEC in Birmingham. I will admit that it is an unlikely venue for one of the big names on TV but that's the thing about the show, it is suddenly getting pretty upmarket. It used to have an image problem as it did everything from pens to sink plugs to garden planters but it has definitely got its act together.

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The winners of the national Apps for Good Awards 2014 were announced last night, celebrating the achievements of the country’s leading young digital entrepreneurs.