07 Sep 2015
With the majority of UK schools now back after the summer break, we round up our favourite stories highlighting some of the positive changes being made in education
07 Aug 2015
It may not be a big surprise to learn that children who learn philosophical thinking are more confident and patient, but new evidence shows that philosophy lessons can also improve reading and maths skills
26 Feb 2014
A smartphone app, credited with encouraging more boys to seek help and easing the pressure on school nurses, has won a wider roll-out after a trial in Leicestershire
02 Oct 2012
Meditation before and after lessons is creating classroom success stories for a school in Lancashire
07 Dec 2010
Children across the UK are establishing traditional orchards within their school grounds in partnership with their local communities
01 Nov 2010
A donkey and bicycle-drawn cart is delivering a library service to schools in Somalia, Sudan and Uganda
21 Sep 2010
World's first Fairtrade photographic postcards offer a creative way out of poverty
11 Aug 2010
Shropshire schools are celebrating their success in the national Artsmark Award with 39 schools having received this special award.
03 Mar 2010
Through their International Eco-Hero Awards scheme, Action For Natureis acknowledging the inspiring work of exceptional young people aroundthe world.
01 Oct 2009
Wandsworth Prison is the unlikely venue for the Great Garden ToolGiveaway, organised by The Conservation Foundation's Tools Shed projectand HMP Wandsworth.
15 Sep 2009
Through this autumn festival The Tree Council aims to inspire everyone, particularly school children and families, to gather seeds, fruits and nuts and grow the trees of the future.
08 Sep 2009
As part of a global project, the British Council selected 20 young Europeans from France, Italy and Germany to go to a climate camp in July.
07 Sep 2009
For budding self-employed carpenters and builders in Malawi, the Mikolongwe vocational school is the place to go.
15 Jun 2009
An initiative to teach pupils about the important role that trees play within the environment, has seen 14 schools from Stoke-on-Trent give their local landscape a green makeover.
11 Mar 2009
The Global Education Box has been designed to develop a school programme that promotes Global Citizenship.
09 Mar 2009
Art for the Sky' is a unique, large group, team-building experience for schools, communities, events and festivals.
31 Dec 2008
Children's magazine Discovery Box is launching its Green Projects Competition, Lets Act Together to Protect Nature, for 2009
30 Nov 2008
For most people, tackling an issue as big global warming could be seenas quite a daunting challenge. However, the sheer scale of the task didnot perturb Avery Hairston, a 16-year-old schoolboy from New York.
28 Nov 2008
Peace Child International is helping to empower young people to be the change they want to see in the world'.