Monthly Archives July 2018

Five great ways of bringing play into classroom learning – PlayDay 2018.

Today is PlayDay, the national day of play, which is celebrated on the first Wednesday of every August. The aim of PlayDay is to raise awareness of the many benefits of play, and spread encouragement of ways to incorporate play into children’s lives.As PlayDay explain on their website, the day acts as much more than a celebration of active fun, they say;  “As well as a celebration, Playday is an opportunity to campaign on issues affecting children’s play.Each year, we call on everyone to celebrate Playday and show why play is fundamental forchildren’s enjoyment of childhood, and vital for their
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Samaritans 24/7 – Talking About Mental Health

Today is the Samaritans 24/7 Awareness Day, running alongside their “Talk to Us” mental health awareness campaign which takes place annually in July. Today, the 24th July (or, 24/7) is a very significant date, the Samaritans are hosting the #TheBigListen to highlight the fact that the Samaritans are always available in their call centres 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  Anybody who is struggling with their mental health, their feelings and emotions can call the Samaritans at any time and verbalise their thoughts, and get their problems off their chest to an experienced and understanding counsellor. “If you're given the
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Last chance to enter the NES Innovation Award – applications closing this month!

After receiving a fantastic variety of products and solutions for our NES Innovation Award 2018, we are starting to wrap up our applications, but there’s still time to get yours in for just £49+vat per entry!Want to get involved in the NES Innovation Award? NES Innovation Award - What we’re looking for:We’re looking for any products, services, solutions or initiatives that have been offered and provided for schools this year that have created significant change, improvements or innovation within the establishment. We’re looking for ideas that are adventurous, unique and effective in their aims and have evidence to support it.The award will be judged on the originality of the
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Test out a range of classroom products, supplies, services and equipment at Wales’ biggest education show!

Not only are there over 40 brilliant education related seminars at our event in November, there’s also a products, services and supplies exhibition with over 150 nationwide education exhibitors coming to Cardiff City Hall! The best part? Our exhibition is completely free for all to explore!Our exhibition is perfect for key decision makers within your school, to explore ways of making your day-to-day tasks easier, cost effective, and more successful. The exhibitors are already looking forward to meeting you all, and have plenty to offer on the day! On-site DemonstrationsA selection of exhibitors will be bringing along their software, equipment
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Thinking about Exhibiting? Read Testimonials from Previous Exhibitors – National Education Show

The National Education Show 2017 was a smashing success if we say so ourselves, with thousands of delegates enjoying Wales’ biggest education event. Our exhibitors enjoyed the event also, with many of them booking their 2018 stands only a few weeks after our first event. This is testament to how much exhibitors enjoyed our event, and that they consider this the "place to be" in the sense of 2018 exhibitions. Our downloads page is where you’ll find for our stand booking form - we look forward to hearing from you!  Unsure if you want to join us at Cardiff City Hall
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