• Ban mobile phones in schools, says former OFSTED chief

    Ban mobile phones in schools, says former OFSTED chief0

    By Alison Kershaw, Press Association Education Correspondent A new law should be brought in banning mobile phones in schools, according to the former head of Ofsted. Sir Michael Wilshaw said the devices are distracting and disrupt lessons, arguing that children can use a school phone in an emergency. He suggested that the UK should follow

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  • St Bernard’s drops plastic water bottles

    St Bernard’s drops plastic water bottles0

    Further to the first ever plastic free school event earlier this year for Pancake Day, St Bernard’s Middle School has decided to continue the initiative for more than just one day. The school is encouraging students to move away from single use plastic bottles and replace them with more sustainable options, which can be refilled

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