School Trends

30
Nov

Reducing Paper Use in Schools

Reducing Paper Use in Schools SchoolsBuddy is a fully mobile and web enabled software solution for schools of all types and size to help bring multiple functions into one simple platform.  From parent communications including paperless consent for trips and activities, to payments, afterschool club choices and allocation, and parents evening bookings.  All aspects of school life can be brought

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7
Jan

Making Parent Communication Digital

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 relied on the child, letters, phone calls or meetings. These methods, although still around today, can be

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5
Jan

Current After School Club Trends: Technology

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 order to hold their interest. 1. Photography In The Wild Creativity is

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19
Dec

Current After School Club Trends: Life Skills

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 their creative ideas really can make money is fantastic, and dedicating an after

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5
Nov

Current After School Club Trends – Music

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 exploration of music and words in a song writing club designed for

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7
Sep

Interesting UK School Trips

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 feel for the subject they’re producing work for. We’ve put together a list of

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7
Aug

Current After School Club Trends – Active Pursuits

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 alternative energy-burning activities that are causing a stir at the end of the school

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