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Could this be the UK's healthiest school?
A primary academy heralded by the government as a model school for tackling childhood obesity has become the first UK school to receive a Soil Association award. Washingborough...
Science institute opens laboratory for local schools
Europe’s biggest biomedical research facility is welcoming learners to a new science lab it has opened for local schools. The Francis Crick Institute, a charity in the north...
EdCentral founder announces the platform is now free for teachers
EdCentral, the website that allows education professionals to collaborate, exchange ideas and access industry news, is now free for teachers. It was previously available only on subscription. Free...
Professional chef gives free workshops at school as part of nationwide initiative
A local chef has been delivering a free crash course in cooking and nutrition to pupils at a Staffordshire school as part of a nationwide healthy eating initiative....
Movers & Shakers: Michael Wilshaw, Jarlath O'Brien and Catherine Anwar
Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving. Ofsted’s former chief inspector Sir Michael Wilshaw has joined the board of trustees at the Education Policy Institute, an...
Ed Balls joins young writers' award judging panel
Ed Balls has joined the judging panel for the Wicked young writer awards that recognise the creative talent of 5 to 25-year-olds. The awards – established by the...
Prince William launches national awards scheme for schools
Prince William has launched a new awards programme that aims to harness the skills and experience of former Services personnel to build resilience in schoolchildren. To mark the...
PE department prepares teens for intensive two-day hike
A team of four from a Plymouth secondary school have begun intensive training for the Ten Tors hill-walking challenge in May. Plympton academy students Ellie Buxton, Malachi George,...
School library transforms into Hogwarts for themed book night
A Nottingham school joined the wizarding world of Hogwarts to celebrate national Harry Potter book night. Trent college’s Devonshire library became Hogwarts, with a visit from Albus Dumbledore...
Movers & Shakers: Cathy Trundle, Wendy Berliner and John Stephens
Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving. Cathy Trundle has been appointed headteacher of Chinthurst school in Surrey. The school, a co-educational day school for pupils...
Classroom artificial intelligence programme gains global recognition
An artificial intelligence (AI) platform that personalises learning for students has won a global education award. CENTURY technology’s personalised learning platform scooped the Best Use of AI in...

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