Schools, colleges and universities often hold highly-sensitive information about pupils and staff yet in many instances this is not being adequately protected, according to a new survey by iStorage. The leading specialist in portable data storage and digital encryption has found that a concerning number of education professionals are not taking adequate steps to secure sensitive data, including personal details and exam results, when on the move. A…Continue
Released by Holly Wale on February 25, 2015 at 14:29
A former Horticulture student is celebrating his growing achievements after being awarded a City & Guilds Medal for Excellence.
Kevin O'Neill, who completed the Level 3 Diploma in Work-Based Horticulture at the College, received his medal in recognition of his outstanding…Continue
Released by Caroline Jacobi on February 25, 2015 at 13:56
Oaklands College’s Wolves women’s basketball team are celebrating after winning the Women’s National Trophy over the weekend (21 March).
The Wolves were awarded the trophy after an impressive win against Oxford City Hoops of 73-54.
The victory was built on organised defence and a balanced…Continue
Released by Caroline Jacobi on February 25, 2015 at 13:53
Pebble announces the launch of Flourish, the first personal learning system which addresses the critical one-to-one relationships students have with tutors and supervisors across education, research and the workplace.
Fostering One-to-One Relationships for Assessment, Feedback and Support
As the guided development space within the PebblePad learning technology platform, Flourish allows students to receive support from a tutor, mentor, supervisor…Continue
Released by Catherine Dhanjal on February 25, 2015 at 11:28
Uxbridge College in West London has many years’ experience in delivering vocational IT training. Last year the College was approached by Rackspace, the #1 managed cloud company, which has its UK base in Hayes, with a request to develop a professional training centre which would benefit both the current…Continue
Released by liz Bellchambers on February 24, 2015 at 17:04
College apprentices win engineering scholarships
Four prestigious civil engineering scholarships have been awarded to College of North West London apprentices.
Only six Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) Quest Technician Scholarships are given out in the London and South East area each …Continue
Released by Alaien O'Brien on February 24, 2015 at 15:10
Childcare course supports parents returning to education
This ESF funded project, supported by Warrington Borough…