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Clean environments are productive spaces

A clean school environment is a critical factor in creating a productive learning space. Establishing an effective cleaning regime can be time-consuming and stressful but we want to explain not only the benefits of doing so as well as some useful tips. Having a clean school will incur benefits for the school as well as […]

Universal Infant Free School Meals Roadshows

Tom Goldsmith and Lydia Goodwin have spent the last two days at the Universal Infant Free School Meals Roadshow, meeting School Business Managers in Bristol and Brighton. Tom tells us a little about what has happened so far: It has been fascinating to listen to the wide variety of issues faced by school’s who are […]

Promoting healthy school food

Since the horrors of Turkey Twizzlers unearthed by Jamie Oliver in 2005 there has been significant improvements in school meals with improvements in quality and reductions in junk foods. However, there is still lots of work to be done both in terms of uptake and quality. The School Food Plan (2013) found that the nationwide uptake is […]

The building of five schools in Zambia

In 2013, Educate was given the task of building, setting up and beginning the operations of five schools in Zambia, on behalf of First Quantum Minerals, who were looking to support the Government’s aim of raising the standards of literacy and numeracy in Zambia. First Quantum Minerals is a company that employs 5,000 adults in […]

Does your school’s project require project management?

Over the last few years, we have worked with many, many schools both in the UK and abroad (have you read about our project in Zambia?), and we understand how much strain and stress a new school building project can put on the Headteachers and School Business Managers. Aside from the construction element of the […]