Tools to track progress: The Professional Judgements Tool

Teachers are working incredibly hard to continually adapt to all of the changes and uncertainty that is going on at the moment. Angel Solutions’ Balance has a number of tools which will hugely benefit teachers during this third period of lockdown, one in particular being the Professional Judgements feature. The Professional Judgements

BBC welcomes huge numbers as Lockdown Learning begins 

On Monday 11 January, children, parents and teachers turned to the BBC in their droves for the launch of Lockdown Learning.  On TV, Lockdown Learning on CBBC saw the slot average (0900-1200) increase by an incredible 436% (age 4+) while BBC Two saw an increase of 29% (1300-1500). Both channels were compared

How volunteering boosts employees during lockdown

As companies struggle to motivate teams working remotely, a new report has found that employers who support their staff to volunteer in schools and colleges are more motivated, more productive and have a better sense of well-being.  The report, launched at the Value of Volunteering online event today (8 January 2021), examines the effect on

BBC delivers biggest education offer in its history

The BBC has announced that it will deliver the biggest education offer in its history across more of its platforms. It will bring together BBC Two, CBBC, BBC Red Button, BBC iPlayer and online to deliver a new education offer to children, teachers and parents as a third national lockdown begins. Following

Morrisons extends 10% teacher discount

Morrisons has extended its 10% ‘Thank you’ discount for key workers so they can continue to use it throughout the festive season and into the new year.  The discount is available to NHS staff, teachers and Blue Light Card holders to recognise and thank them for the care and support they have offered to the British public throughout the Coronavirus