Tackling health problems in the young is crucial for their children’s future

The international community has given insufficient attention to the social, health and economic needs of adolescents before they are parents A child's growth and development is affected by the health and lifestyles of their parents before pregnancy -…

News

Warning follows report into online child sexual abuse risk

If the public are serious about wanting to protect children from online sexual abuse more investment in skilled professionals is needed now If the public are serious about wanting to protect children…

Access to high performing schools in England has become more geographically unequal finds @EduPolicyInst

A new report by the Education Policy Institute, Access to high performing schools in England, looked at the density of high-quality secondary school places across England, comparing high-quality places in 2015 with 2010 in…

World’s 1st Testicular Cancer App is launched & it’s achingly simple

The first, simple to use, step-by-step “check yourself” testicular cancer app has been launched today by testicular cancer charity The Oddballs Foundation. Patron of the Foundation and former Premier League footballer, Stephen…

Politics

Access to high performing schools in England has become more geographically unequal finds @EduPolicyInst

A new report by the Education Policy Institute, Access to high performing schools in England, looked at the density of high-quality secondary school places across…

Primary Assessment Plans announced for England

Press Release: New assessment to provide better starting point to measure progress and the impact of schools. This is a press release and does not…

Features

Make a Dementor From Harry Potter

We really struggled to agree on what category to file this resource feature under, so we bottled it and filed it under 'features'.…

Do intelligent robots threaten millions of jobs? What could this mean for our students?

Advances in artificial intelligence will soon lead to robots that are capable of nearly everything humans do, threatening tens of millions of jobs…

Research

Younger and older siblings contribute positively to each other’s developing empathy

Older siblings play an important role in the lives of…

Personality: Where does it come from and how does it work?

How do our personalities develop? What do we come with…

Graduates of early childhood programme show greater educational gains as adults

Students who participated in an intensive childhood education programme from…

Health & Wellbeing

Tackling health problems in the young is crucial for their children’s future

The international community has given insufficient attention to the social, health and economic needs of…

Climb stairs to lower blood pressure and strengthen leg muscles

New study demonstrates effectiveness of stair climbing in helping prevent and treat menopause and age-related…

Writing your ‘to-do’s’ can help you to sleep

Writing a "to-do" list at bedtime may aid in falling asleep, according to a Baylor…

EdTech

Harnessing the potential of blockchain to transform education

Blockchain technology can help improve old models of data management and bring benefits to learners and educational institutions in the…

Machine learning will change jobs

Machine learning computer systems, which get better with experience, are poised to transform the economy much as steam engines and…

Action games expand the brain’s cognitive abilities

Psychologists have combined and analysed studies on action video games from the last fifteen years to measure the real impact…

Features

Make a Dementor From Harry Potter

We really struggled to agree on what category to file this resource feature under, so…

Entertainment

Girls More Likely to Be Interested in Computer Science Careers After Watching YouTube Red Original Series ‘Hyperlinked’

Based on a new study released today, young girls who have seen season one of YouTube Red's original series Hyperlinked are now 11 percent…

Leisure & Travel

A guide to: Barcelona by @digicoled

From the UK, Barcelona is one of the most accessible cities, with many airports and airlines flying out to the Catalonian city, offering…