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Earth Day is almost here, and students around the world are busy devising ways to create a greener, cleaner, more sustainable planet. One of the most important lessons that educators can teach learners is that their choices matter, whether those are individual decisions or the solutions they support in their communities. To help students understand these crucial concepts, Minecraft: Education Edition has released the all-new Radical Recycling lesson! This activity takes place in Sustainability City, a virtual world that gives students the chance to make their way through an epic Minecraft map as they explore recycling in a bustling urban...

The post Celebrate Earth Day with Radical Recycling for Minecraft: Education Edition first appeared on Microsoft EDU.

Author: mseduroot
Posted: 13-04-2021

For the last seven years, Microsoft E2 | Education Exchange has brought education changemakers together from around the globe. They collaborate on teaching and learning technology, share student solutions and inspiring keynotes, and network with other educators and school leaders. This year, Microsoft set out to share E2 with an even larger global education community by offering the event virtually for the very first time. From Texas to Vietnam to the U.K., we saw some of the education industry’s most innovative leaders come together and experience the adventure of E2. It’s not too late to learn from these E2 changemakers....

The post Finding inspiration at E2: Attendees share their experience first appeared on Microsoft EDU.

Author: mseduroot
Posted: 09-04-2021

Earth Day is almost here, and students around the world are busy devising ways to create a greener, cleaner, more sustainable planet. One of the most important lessons that educators can teach learners is that their choices matter, whether those are individual decisions or the solutions they support in their communities. To help students understand these crucial concepts, we’re excited to announce the all-new Radical Recycling lesson! This activity takes place in the Sustainability City world and gives students the chance to make their way through an epic Minecraft map as they explore recycling in a bustling urban setting. Learners...

The post This Earth Day, dive into Radical Recycling in Sustainability City first appeared on Microsoft EDU.

Author: Alex Fleck
Posted: 08-04-2021

Over 149 million new jobs are expected to emerge by 2025 in the tech industry alone. At the same time, the unprecedented public health crisis is accelerating the pace and expanding the scale of change in education. With greater competition for student admissions, new flexible learning models, and a growing emphasis on value, experiences, and employability, universities more than ever need to take a student-centric approach to deliver personalized experiences for each student.   Reimagining higher education is essential to not only prepare a diverse set of learners for success in the future, but also to deliver the experiences that today’s...

The post Save the date: Higher Education Reimagined is coming April 22 first appeared on Microsoft EDU.

Author: Microsoft Education Team
Posted: 07-04-2021

When you think about coding, the first thing that comes to mind might be software development, game design, or artificial intelligence. But what if you could use computer science to tell a story? In the latest lessons for Minecraft: Education Edition, we’re taking students inside fairy-tale worlds where they can flex their creative writing and computer science skills! Today we’re launching Story Time Coding, a new set of lessons designed by Phygital Labs that will help learners bridge the gap between language arts and code. Over a space of three days, students will have the chance to recount, experience, and...

The post Enter a Fairy-Tale World Where Computer Science and Creative Writing Collide first appeared on Microsoft EDU.

Author: Alex Fleck
Posted: 05-04-2021

BBC News - Family & Education

BBC News - Family & Education

Parents and teachers seem to agree it is the number one innovation worth keeping post-lockdown.
Posted: 19-09-2021
The higher education regulator says students must have a say on how much of their teaching is online.
Posted: 18-09-2021
International report says students in England will expect in-person teaching for their tuition fees.
Posted: 16-09-2021
Iraqi refugee, Teletubby merchandise salesman, pollster, millionaire - meet the new education secretary.
Posted: 16-09-2021
The reshuffle sees Nadhim Zahawi taking charge of schools, colleges and universities in England.
Posted: 15-09-2021

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Schools Improvement Net

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Morning Star reports …TRADE unionists in Scotland’s higher education sector have warned that this year could be even more trying for workers, calling for a cautious return to in-person learning.… Read the rest
Author: Zapier
Posted: 16-09-2021
Evening Standard reports …England has the highest undergraduate university tuition fees in the developed world, a report has suggested.… Read the rest
Author: Zapier
Posted: 16-09-2021
Evening Standard reports …Headteachers who believe protests could be held outside their school over participation in the Covid vaccination programme should contact police to help manage the situation, guidance suggests.… Read the rest
Author: Zapier
Posted: 15-09-2021
iNews reports …The change would see A-level results moved forward to pave the way for a shake-up of university admissions.… Read the rest
Author: Zapier
Posted: 15-09-2021
BBC reports …Schools should not send pupils home as close contacts or ask them to self-isolate.… Read the rest
Author: Zapier
Posted: 15-09-2021

Ofsted - Activity on GOV.UK

When and how to register with Ofsted if you want to open or manage a children's home or secure children's home.
Author: HM Government
Posted: 15-09-2021
Information for families about inspections of local area services for children and young people with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND).
Author: HM Government
Posted: 15-09-2021
This report details the names and addresses for childminders and childcare on domestic premises, where the provider has consented for their name and address to be published on the Ofsted inspection report website.
Author: HM Government
Posted: 15-09-2021
Management information aggregating in-year and most recent inspections and outcomes.
Author: HM Government
Posted: 15-09-2021
Management information aggregated and published monthly, and publications of inspections and outcomes from 2005 to 2015 and 2015 to 2019.
Author: HM Government
Posted: 15-09-2021

News from Children & Young People Now:

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Former minister for welfare delivery Will Quince has replaced Vicky Ford as children and families minister as part of the Prime Minister’s cabinet reshuffle.
Posted: 17-09-2021
Youth organisations have joined forces to host a series of workshops designed to combat youth violence.
Posted: 17-09-2021
Fostering charity Tact is calling on the Care Review to recommend the creation of a national care service.
Posted: 16-09-2021
The National Youth Agency and YMCA have warned that a failure to invest immediately in youth services will “decimate” the sector and leave “a generation of young people without opportunities to thrive”.
Posted: 16-09-2021
The government has issued a direction notice to Bradford City Council following concerns over a lack of progress in improving its "inadequate" children’s services.
Posted: 16-09-2021

FEDE – Federation for EDucation in Europe

Federation for EDucation in Europe

Quelle est votre formation ? Diplômée de l’école nationale des beaux-arts (Angers 1990) et titulaire d’un diplôme aux fonctions d’animation (1997), je possède également un master de directeur de collection (Groupe Esmod 2021). Quelle a été  votre trajectoire professionnelle ? Enseignante au sein du groupe Esmod depuis 2008, j’ai préalablement œuvré dans les industries de la mode […]

L’article Barbara Lissilour : son DBA illustre parfaitement la notion de recherche/action est apparu en premier sur FEDE - Federation for EDucation in Europe.

Author: Jean Jacque CELESTE
Posted: 10-09-2021

Titulaire d’un Doctorat de lettres modernes et civilisation française, Marie-Noëlle Campana Rochefort est directrice du Département d’Enseignement de la Langue, de la Culture et des Institutions Françaises aux Étrangers (DELCIFE) de l’Université Paris Est Créteil (UPEC). Membre du Conseil Scientifique de la FEDE, elle se présente. Quels sont les temps forts de votre trajectoire professionnelle ? Après […]

L’article Marie-Noëlle Campana–Rochefort : « Je milite au quotidien pour la francophonie et la francophilie » est apparu en premier sur FEDE - Federation for EDucation in Europe.

Author: Jean Jacque CELESTE
Posted: 27-07-2021

Michel Maffesoli, membre fondateur du conseil scientifique de le FEDE, professeur émérite à la Sorbonne et auteur d’une œuvre internationalement reconnue vient de publier son dernier livre. Intitulé « L’ère de soulèvements » l‘ouvrage de 190 pages prend la forme d’une enquête socio-philosophique. Trente ans après son mythique et prophétique travail baptisé « Le temps des tribus », le […]

L’article Michel Maffesoli : « Nous vivons à l’ére des soulèvements » est apparu en premier sur FEDE - Federation for EDucation in Europe.

Author: Jean Jacque CELESTE
Posted: 30-06-2021

Rencontre avec Mohamed El Sarrag, diplômé de l’école Geneva Business School qui a lancé sa propre startup appelée « Hotdesk ». Il nous raconte cette aventure et nous explique en quoi son diplôme FEDE l’a aidé dans ses échanges professionnels. Pouvez-vous nous parler de votre parcours scolaire et professionnel ?   J’ai été diplômé de l’école […]

L’article Rencontre avec Mohamed El Sarrag, diplômé de l’école Geneva Business school est apparu en premier sur FEDE - Federation for EDucation in Europe.

Author: Jean Jacque CELESTE
Posted: 06-05-2021

Rencontre avec Marylin Camarda, diplômée de l’ESTC en Ressources Humaines. Dynamique, polyvalente et animée par une insatiable soif d’apprendre, son parcours atypique lui offre plusieurs cordes à son arc.  Pouvez-vous nous parler de votre parcours scolaire / professionnel ?   Je n’ai jamais mis les pieds dans un lycée ! Je suis allée au CFA (centre de […]

L’article Rencontre avec Marylin Camarda, diplômée de l’ESTC en Ressources Humaines est apparu en premier sur FEDE - Federation for EDucation in Europe.

Author: Jean Jacque CELESTE
Posted: 06-05-2021
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