Press Releases

Moray pupils create a film to help new intake make the step up to secondary education.

Jul 02, 2015 13:00 BST Moray Council Students and staff at a Moray high school have produced a ten-minute film shows pupils defining what key elements of GIRFEC – such as Safe, Healthy, Active, Nurtured, Achieving, Respected, Responsible, Included ( SHANARRI for short), looks like to them. The film is being used to help transition from P7 to S1 and is being used in secondary schools in Moray.

Primary school pupils give drivers a lesson in safety

May 12, 2015 13:49 BST Bury Council Pupils have been helping the police and council to enforce local speed limits near their school.

Apr 01, 2015 01:11 BST Engineering Adventures A campaign for Bristol Green Capital 2015 to encourage children to save energy has presented new evidence that shows electrons have evolved into primitive lifeforms, with a surprising amount of artificial intelligence.

Mar 23, 2015 09:30 GMT MarvellousMe MarvellousMe Ltd has launched a light-touch app called MarvellousMe that supercharges family conversations about school and gets parents engaged in their children’s education. MarvellousMe tells parents what their children do at school. It’s a simple, effective and measurable tool to help teachers and parents to work closer together to improve children’s learning and life skills.

Simply outstanding – that’s Guardian Angels

Feb 09, 2015 13:19 GMT Bury Council Inspectors had just one word after a visit to Guardian Angels Primary School – outstanding.

Higher Lane gets higher Ofsted rating

Dec 11, 2014 15:55 GMT Bury Council Pupils and staff are celebrating after their school was given a higher rating by education watchdog Ofsted.

Ofsted’s green light for “good” Greenhill

Dec 04, 2014 10:03 GMT Bury Council Inspectors didn’t have to look far for words to describe Greenhill Primary School – it was simply “good”.

Oct 15, 2014 19:01 BST Accademia Apulia FREEDOM TO LOVE photography award 2014 aims to raise awareness on the difficulties people endure every day worldwide, as they try to express the most powerful and constructive human quality - love. Participants are invited to submit images of communion and friendship that cross established social boundaries, be they racial, religious, gender, age, or any other identifiable boundary.

Oct 12, 2014 08:46 BST Spider Communication Limited In this short book, the author sets out the truth about our over-valued ideas of 'tolerance'. At best, tolerance is a useless concept. At worst, it's a vice. Tolerance of bad religion has resulted in death and alienation. Lazy thinking about tolerance has led to confusion about racism, genetics, and gay marriage. Political 'tolerance' is another word for 'cowardice'.

A new one stop ‘Inspire & Save Club’ for creative resources and discounted art & craft products launches for the Childcare sector

Sep 25, 2014 13:33 BST The Creation Station Following feedback from nurseries, primary schools and child minders regarding their frustrations over the time it takes to source educational creative activities at the best prices, The Creation Station (www.thecreationstation.co.uk) are launching their new and exclusive ‘Inspire and Save’ club at this year’s Childcare Expo. www.inspireandsave.co.uk