Events

Prepare your pencil cases and sharpen your stationery because with only a few weeks to go, National Stationery Week is calling on children, teachers and parents to get involved during April 25-May 1! 

The exciting yearly event is the perfect opportunity to celebrate those packed-out pencil cases and write a poem, a story or small notes to friends and family by hand.

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Language Show Scotland, is an exciting new show for language enthusiasts (Glasgow’s SECC 11-12 March 2016). The show is completely free and it’s for everyone who teaches languages, works in the language industry or has a love for language learning and foreign cultures. I have linked more information about the show including a list of key seminars, classes, workshops and speakers below.

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Lancashire’s junior school singing competition comes to Westholme School’s Croston Theatre in Blackburn for the heats in the search for the Last Choir Singing 2016

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Whistle While We Work – UK Employees a Happy Bunch ·       Over half of those in the educational profession think feeling valued in a job is a top priority ·       56 per cent of workers are self-motivators, driving themselves to succeed. ·       More than two-thirds of workers enjoy collaborative working to achieve results. ·       Supportive language and encouragement are key to creating a motivation culture. ·       Argos for Business is working alongside Roger Black MBE, 3 times Olympic medallist and motivational speaker, as part of ‘Employee Moti

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9th February 2016 sees the return of Safer Internet Day. Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre, the aim of Safer Internet Day is to promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children. Childwise, a research agency, recently announced a landmark change in how children spend their time.

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We take a look at the latest trends and approaches explored at the 2016 Music Education Expo and Musical Theatre & Drama Education Show. How do I successfully integrate technology in to my classroom? Can I unlock the potential of online learning?

How can I enliven my music lessons at minimal expense? What can I do to maximise contact time with my students? And how can I ensure I cater more for kinaesthetic learners?