BBC Radio 1 host Nick Grimshaw is joining his former state school in Oldham to help transform students’ opportunities through alumni networks.

The programme, run by the education charity Future First and funded by the Government’s Careers and Enterprise Company, has been backed by the TV and radio broadcaster Nick Grimshaw who went to Our Lady's RC High School in Royton, now known as Blessed John Henry Newman Catholic College.

A new book aims to combine coding and craft in a project inspired by classic text Alice In Wonderland, using the BBC micro:bit.

Super Movers is an initiative to help primary school teachers to inspire children to become more active throughout their school day and enhance their learning


Image removed.Children across the UK are being called to tap into their imagination and put pen to paper as a celebrated writing competition is launched once again. 

The BBC has announced the opening date for its popular storytelling competition 500 words. 


Pocket sized coding device available along with accompanying teaching resources to help teachers deliver innovative lessons. 

Following the announcement in May that the BBC micro:bit was available to pre-order, the pocket sized coding device created by the BBC and 29 partner organisations, is now in stock and available for the public to purchase through selected distributors.