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Bett, the leading global education event, returns to ExCel London from 25 to 28 January 2017 with a fresh focus on game changers within education; those people, products and organisations creating an impact on...

Bett Academies, a new event developed in consultation with senior education leaders in the UK, launches this week to provide advice, guidance and inspiration to academies, MATs and schools exploring academisation. The event takes...

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), said: “Today marks an important turning point for Britain. It is...

A recent OECD report questioning the value of classroom technology seem to have been debunked by UK schools, as the amount of teaching time using ICT continues to rise. The British Educational Suppliers Association’s (BESA) annual...
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Dominic Savage, director general of the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) has today announced that he will retire in 2016, from the role he has held for 30 years.   The statement, made at the education...
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Tablet use in schools continues to rise as barriers to adoption shift, new research from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) has revealed.

The annual ‘Tablets and Connectivity’ survey of 632 UK schools (335 primary, 297 secondary), conducted in June 2015,suggests that 71 per cent of primary and 76 per cent of secondary schools (an increase from 56 per cent in 2014 in both school types) are making use of tablets in the classroom. Currently, there are estimated to be 721,000 tablets for use by pupils in classrooms across UK maintained schools and academies, and it is forecast that by the end of 2016 this number will have increased to over 946,000.

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The adoption of ‘flipped learning’ in post-16 education appears to be increasing rapidly according to research released today from the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA).

Flipped learning, a term used to describe blended learning in which students learn at home, and then carry out their homework in class, is regularly used in 19 per cent (400) of post-16 establishments. A further 40 per cent of the 2,138 post-16 schools and colleges also stated that they are looking to introduce the pedagogy in the near future.

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Judged to be the very best that the education sector has to offer, the winners of the annual Education Resources Awards were celebrating their achievement last night.

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The UK's most outstanding educational resources, suppliers, educators and institutions were today accounced as finalists for the Education Resources Awards (ERAs) 2015.

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Research findings released today have shown that schools’ budgets continue to rise significantly above the level of inflation.