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NEC pioneers IQA process to ensure quality in distance learning

As a pioneer of distance learning, the National Extension College (NEC) is committed to providing a high-quality learning experience for... read more

Press Release • 01.02.2018 • By The National Extension College (Part of the Open School Trust)

​During National Apprenticeship Week and on International Women's day, 'The Big Assembly' will attempt to break last year's record of 10,000 people being online at the same time for careers advice and guidance.

This year 'The Big Assembly' will focus on diversity and social mobility. Schools, young people, parents, careers advisors and employers from... read more

Press Release • 19.01.2018 • By GetMyFirstJob

​Rebecca Jeffery from BBC’s ‘The Apprentice’ takes to the streets to ask the public what they know about apprenticeships

There used to be a stigma attached to apprenticeships, but with advanced and degree apprenticeships in more industries than ever before, that is... read more

Press Release • 18.01.2018 • By GetMyFirstJob

Technology makes teachers’ lives easier but simplicity and collaboration are key to success in the classroom. New research from EdTech start-up Tassomai reveals users’ attitudes to tech in schools.

18th January 2018, Bethnal Green, London: Unnecessary workload is a major concern for teachers, so how do they feel about the introduction of... read more

Press Release • 18.01.2018 • By Tassomai Ltd.

AI Leader Thoughtonomy Opens Manchester Office - R&D Hub for fast growing Intelligent Automation Company

UNDER EMBARGO – 0.01 hrs 18 January 2018 Thoughtonomy Opens Manchester Office R&D Hub for fast growing Intelligent Automation Company... read more

Press Release • 17.01.2018 • By Thoughtonomy

“More fun than FIFA” - Students and parents give top marks to educational website nominated for major tech award.

16th January, 2018, Bethnal Green, London: Tassomai, an online education tool that lets students study on their phones and sends parents... read more

Press Release • 16.01.2018 • By Tassomai Ltd.

Ground-breaking Research Announced Into Cause of Sarcoidosis, a Rare Autoimmune Condition

Funding has been awarded for an innovative research project at the University of Manchester which has the potential to unlock key information... read more

Press Release • 16.01.2018 • By SarcoidosisUK

UK’s First Student Ridesharing App Launches

UniLift. The new student ridesharing app. NOW LIVE on iOS and Android. The UniLift app helps students save money by allowing users to share... read more

Press Release • 15.01.2018 • By UniLift

​Artificial Intelligence developments by business must consider ethical values, says Institute of Business Ethics

IBE Introduces Ethical Framework for AI in Business 11 th January 2018 : The latest Business Ethics Briefing from the IBE examines the... read more

Press Release • 11.01.2018 • By Institute of Business Ethics

Curious Minds wins national award for work with children and young people

Cultural education charity, Curious Minds, is delighted to receive a prestigious national award for its work to improve the lives of children and... read more

Press Release • 11.01.2018 • By Curious Minds