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2018-09-17

Let’s Ensure Higher and Degree Apprenticeships are a Success

Higher and Degree Apprenticeships are emerging as a success story. Employers using the Trailblazer process have and are developing Higher…
2018-09-14

Digital & Transformation – The Need to Change

      Ahead of the Digital Housing 2018 forum on October 10th in London, Torus' Barry Shields, Head of…
2018-09-11

The Future of Neighbourhood Policing

2018-09-11

Local Policing: Listening to the Voice of Victims

2018-09-10

Driving Devolution by Harnessing Regional Research Capacity

Ahead of our Examining the Progress of Devolution and the Northern Powerhouse forum, taking place in Manchester on 25th September 2018, N8 Research…
2018-08-31

Robots in the Public Sector

Ahead of the Enhancing Public Sector Marketing and Communications forum, taking place in London on Tuesday 18 September 2018, Alastair McCapra, CEO…
2018-08-31

Putting Digital Transformation into Action

Ahead of the Digital Housing 2018 forum, taking place in London on Wednesday 10 October 2018, Yarlington Housing Group's Executive Director of Service…
2018-08-15

Delivering Good Quality Housing across the Northern Powerhouse

Tracy Harrison from the Northern Housing Consortium shares insights on the importance of delivering good housing across the Northern Powerhouse. A big…
2018-08-08

A Q&A with Jane Harvey, President-Elect, Association for Languages Learning

1. What are the major challenges MFL teaching currently faces? At secondary level, keeping numbers taking GCSE and A level…
2018-08-08

A Q&A with Vicky Gough at The British Council

In the build up to this year’s highly anticipated Modern Foreign Language Conference, we caught up with our Conference Chair,…
2018-08-08

What Will the New OfS Data Strategy Mean for Higher Education?

With the Office for Students’ data strategy set to be published in Autumn 2018, we outline what the OfS regulatory…
2018-06-28

The Renaissance of Technical and Vocational Education

2018-06-25

Supporting Vulnerable Children and Families to Reduce Self Harm

Spurgeons Children’s Charity has been supporting vulnerable children and their families for over 150 years. With rates of self-harm in…
2018-06-18

Community Solutions to Child And Adolescent Mental Health Issues

2018-06-08

Evidence-informed teaching: Articulating the ‘why’ of classroom practice

Cat Scutt, Director of Education and Research at the Chartered College of Teaching, shares insights on what evidence informed teaching actually…
2018-06-08

Closing the gap for SEND – New Thinking is Needed Now

Sonia Blandford shares insights on narrowing the gap for SEND pupils At Achievement for All we have developed, in partnership…
2018-06-06

Children’s Mental Health Services – Where Next?

2018-05-31

Inclusive High Quality Teaching

Natalie Packer, author of The Perfect SENCO and The Teacher's Guide to SEN shares insights on developing inclusive high quality…
2018-05-23

Enhancing social mobility through better school place planning

Ahead of the Local Authority School Place Planning forum on June 14th, Jon Andrews, Director for School System and Performance and…
2018-05-23

Technical and Vocational Reform: A College Perspective

2018-05-10

Towards Effective, Manageable and Rewarding Governance

Ahead of the Raising Standards and Attainment Across Independent Schools forum taking place in Central London on Tuesday 3rd July, Stuart Westley,…
2018-04-27

Evidence Informed Teaching – The Long Haul

Jonathan Haslam, Director of the Institute for Effective Education shares insights on the current landscape of effectively engaging with evidence informed teaching in schools.…
2018-04-23

NHS STPs – That’s not a Battering Ram: It’s Opportunity Knocking

Neil Tester, Deputy Director, Healthwatch England @NTtweeting @HealthwatchE I’ve never met anyone who thinks we shouldn’t try to improve our…
2018-04-10

Getting More Women into Tech Could Improve Women’s Representation Across STEM

Helen Wollaston, Chief Executive of the WISE Campaign shares insights on improving women's representation in tech careers It is ironic…
2018-04-06

University Branding – Watch Out for the Skin Deep

Ahead of The HE Marketing Conference on 17th April, Joel Arber from the University of Central Lancashire shares insights on…
2018-04-05

Examining the Current Food Security Landscape

2018-04-05

Repositioning Employability for Student Success – An institution wide approach

Ahead of The Graduate Employability Conference, Doug Cole, Advance HE, shares insights on an institution wide approach to employability Skills,…
2018-04-03

Are Students Getting the Support They Need and Deserve?

With an increasingly competitive job market to enter into, pressures to conform to the latest trends constantly weighing in from…
2018-03-28

#WomenLikeMe – Dr Kirsty Clode, Chair, Women into Manufacturing and Engineering

Dr Kirsty Clode of Women into Manufacturing and Engineering shares key insights into promoting diversity within industry I didn’t follow…
2018-03-26

What is Outstanding English Teaching?

Ahead of the Delivering Outstanding English Teaching in Schools forum taking place in London on Tuesday 17th April 2018, Adrian Barlow,…
2018-03-21

Severn Trent – Our Response to the Apprenticeship Levy

Ahead of The Apprenticeships Conference on 19th April in London, Marie Smart, Apprentice Manager, Severn Trent Water shares some key insights on Severn Trent's approach to…
2018-03-20

Creating a Curriculum that Promotes Student Wellbeing

Ahead of the Promoting and Improving Student Mental Health and Wellbeing in Higher Education forum on May 16th, Dr Pauline Hanesworth, Academic Lead…
2018-03-13

Exploring the Benefits of STEM Education

2018-03-12

Evidence Informed Teaching

2018-03-12

The Employability and Skills Agenda within the New Regulatory Framework

With the new regulatory framework now launched, read how graduate employability will be assessed by the Office for Students The…
2018-03-09

Digital Innovation Opportunities in the NHS

2018-03-08

Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of AELP on the Future of Apprenticeships

Ahead of The Apprenticeships Conference on 19th April in London, Mark Dawe, Chief Executive of the Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) shares some key…
2018-03-08

Tackling NHS Winter Pressures in the Urgent and Emergency Care System

Explore how the NHS is working towards solutions in addressing unprecedented demand in urgent and emergency care The 2017/18 NHS…
2018-03-08

5 Steps for your Next HE Marketing Campaign

1. Know your market! With evolving trends in student recruitment across the higher education sector, it is now essential that…
2018-03-06

8 Insights to Help Narrow the Attainment Gap

Ahead of the Pupil Premium: Ensuring the Best Educational Outcomes in Secondary Schools forum on 20th March in Manchester, Daniel Sobel (CEO,…
2018-03-05

An Interview with Mike Brown MVO, Commissioner for Transport for London

Ahead of our Effectively Delivering UK Infrastructure Projects on 2nd October 2018 in Central London, we spoke to Mike Brown MVO, Commissioner for…
2018-03-05

An Interview with David Cox, Chief Executive of the Association of Residential Letting Agents

We’re excited to welcome David Cox at our upcoming Effectively Regulating Private Housing and Tackling Rogue Landlords forum! Ahead of his appearance…
2018-03-02

Cross-Sector Partnerships in Housing Development

2018-02-22

Identifying and Tackling Sepsis in Healthcare: 2017 Statistics

2018-02-20

Working in Partnership to Tackle Drug Misuse: 2017 Statistics

2018-02-19

The Cost of Fraud

2018-02-19

Why Schools Must Invest More in Careers Education

Careers education in schools is finally in the policy spotlight. At a time when 530,000 young people aged 16-24 are…
2018-02-19

An Interview with HMI Prisons Peter Clarke and HMI Probation Dame Glenys Stacey

We’re absolutely delighted to welcome not only HMI Prisons Peter Clarke but also HMI Probation Dame Glenys Stacey to our Offender Management 2018 forum!…
2018-02-13

The End of History? The Office for Students (OfS) and the Last Regulator

Ahead of the Effectively Regulating UK Higher Education Forum taking place on Thursday 8 March 2018 in London, Professor Roger…
2018-02-13

What are the Costs of Loneliness in the UK?

2018-02-13

An Interview With ATI’s Malcolm Scott

Ahead of The Future of Aerospace forum taking place in London on Wednesday 21 March, we asked Malcolm Scott, Corporate Development…
2018-02-12

An Interview with Aileen Murphie, MHCLG and Local Government Value for Money, National Audit Office

We’re excited to welcome Aileen Murphie at our upcoming Income Generation: Establishing Innovative and Alternative Revenue Streams forum! Ahead of her appearance at…
2018-02-07

Tackling Rogue Landlords

2018-02-07

What Does Outstanding English Teaching Look Like?

With uncertainties around the new marking system for English GCSEs lingering against a backdrop of a teacher recruitment crisis, and…
2018-02-06

Recruiting and Retaining Computer Science Teachers

2018-02-02

GDPR – An Interview With Russell Holland, Barrister, Michelmores

We’re excited to welcome Russell Holland at our upcoming Ensuring Compliance with the GDPR in Schools forum! Ahead of his appearance at our event on…
2018-02-01

Inclusive RSE – Making Things Better For All Children

Relationships and sex education (RSE) is important to all children and young people everywhere, yet all too often children report…
2018-01-30

Looking Towards the Future of Transport for the North

Ahead of the Improving Transport Infrastructure Across the Northern Powerhouse forum taking place in Manchester on Tuesday 27 February 2018, Transport…
2018-01-29

Four Ways to Access Funds for Developing International Research Partnerships

2018-01-17

Could Further Devolution Improve Housing Supply Across the North of England?

‘The same number of new homes are being built in London as every city region in the Northern Powerhouse combined’…
2018-01-15

Delivering Outstanding Computing in Schools

2018-01-10

Addressing Today’s Children’s Services Challenges

2018-01-09

Implementing Effective PE and Sports in Primary Schools

2018-01-09

Collaboration Within the Emergency Services – Facts & Figures

2018-01-05

Why Focus on PSHE in Schools?

2018-01-04

The UK Economy and Higher Education

2018-01-02

An Interview with Katie Ghose, CEO of Women’s Aid

We are very excited to be welcoming Katie Ghose, Women's Aid CEO as a keynote speaker at Preventing and Tackling Violence Against…
2017-12-08

Violence against Women and Girls: Key Findings

2017-12-06

The State of Education in the Midlands

2017-12-04

An Interview with Jeremy Porteus, Founder and Director, Housing Learning Improvement Network (LIN)

Continuing our interview series in the run up to our Improving Health and Social Care Through Housing we're delighted to hear…
2017-11-29

Prospects for Northern Transport Infrastructure

2017-11-24

Health, Care and Housing: Working Together to Transform Lives

There are many ways in which decent, warm, suitable housing can reduce the costs of health and care for older…
2017-11-21

How Important Are Learning Technologies In Universities?

2017-11-20

An Interview with Jon Richards, UNISON’s Head of Education

Ahead of the Making Best Use of Teaching Assistants Forum, taking place on January 18th, we caught up with UNISON’s…
2017-11-16

Quality Must Be a Priority Over Quantity

Nurseries across the UK have been telling us about their struggle to recruit – and then retain – a qualified…
2017-11-16

Enterprising Councils – Income Generation

2017-11-15

Major Issues Facing the Housing Sector in the North of England

2017-11-15

Train Your TAs and Improve Your Outcomes

  The effective deployment of teaching assistants (TAs) in and around the classroom is often the vital factor in a…
2017-11-15

Raising Standards and Attainment in Education Across Northern England

2017-11-13

Solutions for University Barriers to Digital Learning

New Media Consortium (NMC), an organisation that provides education technology and innovation research to universities, identified six key challenges in…
2017-11-10

A Better Early Years Offer for All?

Extended hours for free childcare, innovative pilot schemes to remove barriers to childcare, and a new National Funding Formula. Never…
2017-11-09

An Interview with Heather Henry, Chair of New NHS Alliance

We’re excited to welcome Heather Henry at our upcoming Improving Health and Social Care Through Housing forum! Ahead of her appearance at…