Making Parent Communication Digital

School Trends, Technology | January 7, 2016
It’s not just pupils that are up to date with technology. Parents and teachers are hot on their heels, and we’re exploring just how technology has changed the way the two communicate. As little as 15 years ago, communication between teachers and parents...

Current After School Club Trends: Technology

School Trends | January 5, 2016
As we continue to look at current after school club trends, today we turn our attention to the world of technology.  Times are changing, and as pupils become more engaged with the modern world around them, it’s no surprise that after school clubs need to keep up in...

Current After School Club Trends: Life Skills

School Trends | December 19, 2015
In the third instalment of our series of current after school club trends, we look at activities geared to life skills. Introducing kids to the basics of everyday life will set them up with skills they can use in the future. 1. Mini Entrepreneur Teaching kids that...

Current After School Club Trends – Music

School Trends | November 5, 2015
In the final instalment of our series, we look at the ways in which music is used in after school clubs today. Music is a powerful form of expression, and these endless possibilites make it a popular choice for children and teachers alike. 1. Song Factor Combine an...

Interesting UK School Trips

School Trends | September 7, 2015
A collection of some of the most interesting destinations for pupils across the UK School trips have always been an important part of the curriculum in all types of schools. They’re an opportunity for pupils to see their studies come to life, and really get a...

Current After School Club Trends – Active Pursuits

School Trends | August 7, 2015
As times change and pupils become more engaged with the modern world around them, it’s no surprise that after school clubs need to keep up in order to hold their interest. Whilst traditional sports are still popular as extra curricular options, here are some of the...