Fnatic becomes first Esports organisation to launch college partner programme

Sam Matthews, Fnatic Founder

Global esports performance brand, Fnatic, has today launched the first ever dedicated college partner programme, supporting young people in their pursuit of a career in gaming. Inspired by the launch of Pearson Esports BTEC, Fnatic created the programme to ensure the course is widely available to those hoping to break into the industry. From producing […]

Grow your own potatoes has a new home

The Grow Your Own Potatoes project

The Grow Your Own Potatoes project has a new home with Potato House Ltd website Potato House | Home of High Quality Seed Potatoes | Free UK Delivery and will be going ahead as normal in 2023. DON’T MISS OUT. Sign up for your FREE growing kit NOW registration page Register | Grow Your Own Potatoes Linked to […]

Forgotten Girls: The Reluctant Girl Readers 

forgotten girls reading

More than 2 in 5 (44%) girls aged 8 to 18 say that they don’t enjoy reading, according to a new report(i), Forgotten Girls: The Reluctant Girl Readers, published today by the National Literacy Trust, with funding from Estée Lauder Companies UK & Ireland. The conversation around reluctant readers most often focuses on (re)engaging boys in reading, rarely […]

Council for the Registration of Schools Teaching Dyslexic Pupils

Dyslexic

The Council for the Registration of Schools Teaching Dyslexic Pupils (CReSTeD) is a charity founded in 1989 to help parents and those who advise them, choose an educational establishment to support a student with Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD). These include Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, Dyscalculia, ADD, ADHD as well as Pragmatic and Semantic Language Difficulties. The CReSTeD […]

Mindapples promoting mental health and wellbeing across the UK since 2008

Mindapples promoting mental health and well being - Classroom

Over the years we’ve received lots of similar feedback from adults saying “if only I was taught this at school.” Our vision at Mindapples is of a world where taking care of our minds is natural and normal for everyone – and this should start with children and young people. Since mental wellbeing and resilience […]

10 marathons in 10 days to raise money

Laura 'Birdy' Bird 10 Marathans in 10 days to raise money for those who saved her life

Fighting for her life after a suicide attempt, Laura ‘Birdy’ Bird ended her turbulent adolescence physically and psychologically broken.  Fast forward 10 years and she has run 10 marathons in 10 days to raise money for the people who saved her life. Join Birdy on her moving and motivational 10-year journey from learning how to walk again, through the challenges of […]

Covid-19 impact on the lives of young people

Abercorn School

‘Andrea Greystoke is the Founder of Abercorn School, a leading independent school which has recently announced its expansion to accommodate an older age group in response to an oncoming demographic shift in Britain, in which the number of 18 year-olds is expected to grow by 25% over the next decade.’ Here’s what Andrea Greystoke has […]

Wates appointed to £7bn schools construction framework

Combe Wood School Croydon - Wates Group £7bn construction framework

Wates maintains long partnership with Department for Education. Wates Group has cemented its long association with the Department for Education (DfE), with the announcement of its appointment to 11 lots of the DfE’s new 2021 Construction Framework (CF21). Under the four-year framework, Wates Construction will continue to deliver projects worth £12m and above in the […]