What libraries do for us...
British writer and Children's Laureate Malorie Blackman talks about the huge contribution libraries make in supporting children's literacy and how this is being threatened by swingeing cuts across the country. Read more
'Use the arts to improve education'
More academies, more freedom
Shadow education secretary Stephen Twigg talks about free schools and other school challenges. He admits he wants to take the fight to Michael Gove. Read more
Creative EYFS teaching resources
'Every young person should be “made” to study classical works'
Acclaimed violinist Nicola Benedetti says that every single young person in the UK should be made – within the context of their school curriculum – to listen to the greatest classical works. Read more
New figures show that the number of students accepted to study at UK universities has returned to the levels before tuition fees were raised to £9,000. Read more
Creative writing in the classroom
English teacher Alan Gillespie shares five top tips, advice and resources on how to teach creative writing. Read more
Teachers' CPD Weekend
Theatre company Told by An idiot will launch their brand new teachers' CPD workshop next January 2014. This workshop is ideal for Drama teachers wishing to improve their students’ devised work. Read more