On 23rd and 24th June, E2BN will be hosting its ever-popular annual conference at The Wyboston Lakes Executive Centre, Bedfordshire. The two-day event will see the likes of Professor Stephen Heppell taking to the stage to share education inspiration and knowledge to over 500 dedicated educators.
Schools that achieve the Naace ICT Mark are more likely to be judged ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted over those without the ICT Mark, according to a recent study conducted by Naace, the national association for those promoting learning with technology in a connected world.
"I have seen the Future, and it works"
I wrote my last post, Meetups and Teachmeets, here on bee-it just before the annual BETT Show, and it got a gratifyingly positive response. But I genuinely had no idea that with it I had foreseen the future, and tapped into the zeitgeist.
Despite the significant changes in Government policy, schools appear to be increasingly positive in their outlook, a recent survey has revealed.
The Education Show 2015 returns to the NEC, Birmingham on 19 to 21 March and is once against set to address the needs of education professionals across the country, this year with an increased focus on technology.
To mark European Code Week, specialists in computer programming for education, FUZE Technologies, will be running a free programming workshop for teachers on Thursday 16 October 2014. The workshop will take place at The National Museum of Computing (TNMOC), located in Bletchley Park.
Prior to the General Election 2015, award-winning online learning and revision platform, SAM Learning, polled teachers across the UK in the first of an upcoming series of '60 Second Surveys', to develop an understanding of where they see themselves in the political landscape.
Looking at the results of the anonymous poll, entrants clearly favoured a Labour approach to the education sector, taking 50% of the vote, Conservatives falling some way behind in fourth place behind the Liberal Democrats and Green Party.
A number of talented students chosen as winners in the national Apps for Good Awards 2014 by business leaders are set to launch their apps onto the market next week.
Classroom Monitor has added two free CPD dates to its summer seminar series which is designed to help schools plan ahead for the National Curriculum 2014.