Thursday 17 August, 2017
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Only 15 per cent of primary schools are planning to follow the Government’s directive to stop using current assessment ‘levels’ to report pupil attainment, according to new research from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) published today.

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

Commenting on the British public’s decision to leave the European Union (EU), Caroline Wright, Director General Designate of the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA),...
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Over the past year, award-winning online markbook and pupil assessment tool, Classroom Monitor, has released a number of free white papers and guides related to the new National Curriculum and areas of uncertainty within schools.

 

Having seen a great deal of support for the free downloads, particularly the ‘Ofsted Good to Outstanding’ and ‘Assessing Without Levels: Your Checklist for Change’ white papers, this month Technical Director Chris Scarth aims to demystify assessment models through the latest free download, ‘Creating an Assessment Model for the New Curriculum’.

...but BBC promise to deliver on their most ambitious campaign yet The long-awaited and highly anticipated BBC Micro:bit rollout has been delayed…again. But this time...

The DfE recently announced an opportunity to ‘Register to buy tablet devices for your school’ (8 April 2016) in an effort to bring back...

This London EdTech Week, Frog Education, the UK based education technology company, has won a government contract alongside Danish IT business consultancy, Netcompany, to...
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The British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) has today released a report marking the progression and milestones of ICT in education over the past 30 years.

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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.

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Education technology charity, Apps for Good, which equips students with the skills to design and make apps that solve real-world problems, has this...