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Bricks & mortar View all

Breaking new ground at Coleg Gwent

Coleg Gwent has started construction on their new learning centre

Avondale Park Primary School extension complete

ECD Architects recently completed the extension and refurbishment of Avondale Park Primary Sch...

Preparing for the switch on

For schools that haven't yet assessed their heating capabilities, there is still time to prepa...

Rubbergard provides solution for fast-track academy build

The new academy high school in Manchester was aided in its construction by Firestone's Rubberg...

GRAHAM successfully delivers Glasgow student development

The new student accommodation is the £20m Elgin Place development in Glasgow

New £37m academy and theatre campus begun at Cumbernauld

Work began on the new academy this month, combining Cumbernauld High School and Abronhill High...

Eco-friendly St Benedict's up and running

The new junior school in Ealing boasts award-winning eco credentials

New vocational skills and technical training in Lancashire

Four new further, higher, and adult education centres set to open across the county as a resul...

Events View all

UB October issue out now

The October edition of University Business magazine, the student experience issue, is now avai...

Scottish school children to receive employability programme

Building My Skills is reaching record numbers of students in Scotland, bringing together emplo...

M6toll's £15K school initiative project winners announced

Primary schools in the West Midlands and Staffordshire have been awarded grants to enhance lea...

Discover the Next Gen of learning spaces at Education Estates

Education Estates focuses on the funding, design, build, management and maintenance of schools...

Forum thinking at Education Building Forum

This year's Education Building Forum focuses on tackling the major defects in the school estat...

Higher Education Real Estate and Infrastructure conference

This year's conference will discuss the implications of the digital revolution in education

Independent Education Today: September issue now available

The September issue of IE Today is now available to download. The magazine features a faciliti...

UB September issue out now!

The September edition of University Business magazine, the back to uni issue, is now available...

Facilities management View all

Generating additional income for Newcastle schools with SLS

Both local schools and community groups in Newcastle are set to benefit from the School Lettin...

Universities successfully finding new revenue streams

The higher education sector is finding alternative ways to secure a sustainable future in comp...

Architects appointed for Portsmouth's new sports facility

FaulknerBrowns Architects will lead University of Portsmouth's new £50m sports facilities

Debate: drinking fountains vs bottle water

Bottled water is becoming an increasingly common sight in schools and colleges up and down the...

Maximising space with creative design

Flexible walls and rooftop playgrounds: Pozzoni Architecture's Alice Parker, explores how desi...

How schools can budget for reactive maintenance

Breakages & faults can be unwanted distractions when trying to run a school, as well as being ...

10 things you didn't know about infection control

Think you know all there is to know about hygiene? Think again

ROTOWASH goes top of the class!

Rotowash has proudly lead the market for over 30 years in cleaning technology, supplying syste...

HVAC & lighting View all

How to improve learning with air conditioning

The first in a series of blogs by Roberto Mallozzi, MD of Gree UK on how air conditioning can ...

Why you should consider solar panels for your school

Ryan Green, CEO at Romag, takes a closer look at the benefits solar panels can bring to your s...

Don't get caught out by ErP

Chris Meir, Sales Director at Remeha, explains why when it comes to boiler replacements, it pa...

How can academies select the right energy brokers?

Lucia Harney-Dey has some advice for academies looking for the best deal from their energy sup...

Stainless steel or aluminium?

What's best when it comes to heating your school?

Getting the right heating mix for your school

Pete Mills explains some of the most important considerations schools need to think about when...

School set to save thousands with green energy project

New Inn Primary School has upgraded its lighting to cut costs and carbon emissions

How natural daylight can enhance academic performance

Chris Chaney, Managing Director of Sunsquare, discusses the use of rooflights at Sybil Andrews...

Interiors View all

How the right paint can make student accommodation stand out

Peter Howard from Dulux Trade explains how the right coatings and colours enhance interior des...

Influencing learning with the psychology of colour

Kayleigh Whybrow, Senior Technical Colour Consultant at Johnstone's Trade, discusses the power...

Use your classroom display to stimulate learning and inspire

Greg Lennox, owner of RAL Display, has some tips for teachers wanting to create an inspiring l...

Polysafe flooring helps primary school welcome new pupils

Polyflor was recently selected for an £8 million new build school project, Newton Leys Primary...

Horbury secures Framework agreement with Leeds Beckett

Horbury Property Services will provide refurbishment services across Leeds Becket University's...

Enhance learning spaces with a focus on acoustics 

Well-designed classrooms improve pupils' learning and enhance their school experience

Wellingborough Prep opens its new Minecraft-themed library

The library has been completely renovated to make it 'a more immersive and engaging space'

Top 10 decor trends for the year

Sarah Cooper, tells us how students now expect high-trend bedrooms, kitchens, and bathrooms

International View all

Wycombe Abbey to open second international school in China

The Hengqin Wycombe Abbey International School will open in September 2019

Not your average halls has uncovered some of the world's most weird and wonderful student accommoda...

New school opens in Cambodia on International Children's Day

Weston Williamson + Partners designed and built the school pro-bono

Cycling safely in Denmark

MEDITE TRICOYA EXTREME paves the way for cycling safety

University of Lüneburg unveils innovative central building

There is a new place of encounter and exchange in northern Germany

UWC Atlantic College reveal plans to build a new sports hall

The new sports hall facility will enhance the college's mission and commitment to students

Students crowdfunding to build nursery in Africa

Donations are needed to help student architects build new nursery in Africa

International learning - seize the opportunity

How HE commercial services professionals can gain valuable insights into other cultures in a b...

Outdoors View all

How to make outdoor learning more fun and engaging

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how to make your Forest Schools sess...

Colourful, fun and safe playground surfacing

Creating a bright and colourful playground space with wet pour safety surfacing and play marki...

Advantage Bradfield College: new courts have speed and slide

Bradfield College installs six new clay courts for its budding tennis stars

Newcastle students design and build new wildlife hide

Completion of Bakethin Hide at Kielder demonstrates the opportunities of learning by doing

How children can learn through nature

Andy Swain, Managing Director of SAS Shelters, discusses the importance of nature and outdoor ...

An outdoor classroom solution for Heywood Prep School

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how outdoor classrooms can solve a v...

Refresh your Playground Outdoor Surfacing

Why replace your surfacing when you can have it repaired and cleaned?

Using strategic school design to maximise outdoor areas 

Simon Mitchell, Managing Director of Action Storage, explains why outdoor learning environment...

People, policy, politics, money View all

Caledonian wins place on ESFA School Framework

Caledonian is an approved supplier on the £50m Education and Skills Funding Agency Framework

The Student Housing Company named Best Halls Provider

The company sets new records at National Student Housing Survey Awards

Hairdresser styles new career in construction

Rowenna Valintine has decided to cut short her career in hairdressing and take up a new career...

McAvoy Group win industry award for Lynch Hill project

A McAvoy Group contracts manager has been recognised at Offsite Construction Awards for his wo...

Sunesis targets educational growth with new appointment

Fran Cox is the new operations director at Sunesis and will help the company to provide extra ...

Shrewsbury trainees kick-start career with Morris Joinery

Morris Joinery has hired two Shrewsbury College trainees after summer work experience programm...

Can internships narrow the skills gap in construction?

Johnathan Bulmer, MD of Cleveland Containers, says that interns could be key to addressing the...

Coventry student wants to change the face of construction

A Coventry University student, who is the only female studying construction management, wants ...

Security & safety View all

Creating a security culture

dormakaba team up with ITN productions and the security institute to produce a full-access sec...

Dealing with asbestos in schools

What's the best solution to asbestos: removal or reassurance air monitoring?

Where there's smoke, there should be a fire door

Adrian Powell, Director at Active, explains what schools need to do to maintain and assess the...

Managing risks outside of term-time

The school holiday is the perfect time to make repairs

dormakaba builds on long-term collaboration with UWE

dormakaba supplied the university with high-security mechanical locking systems for its new Fa...

Safeguarding and Security: Partners in tackling crime

Colin McKeown, Senior Consultant at NW Systems Group, discusses why safeguarding and security ...

Jacksons Fencing secures Northwood School

Jacksons Fencing has installed a variety of security applications around the school

Modular construction: 4 health and safety benefits

Matthew Goff, from Actavo | Building Solutions, shares his top-four health and safety benefits...

Supplier News View all

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrates 30 years of success

Nationwide Hygiene Group celebrated its 30-year milestone in 2016 with a proud feeling of a jo...

New £28.5m building for Portobello High School

Saint-Gobain offered solutions for the new Edinburgh school building

Do your laundry!

Armstrong provide space saving laundry equipment to international college in Canterbury

A new village life is born

By Lucy Gardner, Content Executive, Campus Living Villages

Award-winning offsite construction for universities

We always strive for innovation, excellence and continuous improvement - Premier Modular

Blackwell's invest in the future of University bookselling

Academic bookseller Blackwell's to trial new format academic bookshop with new shop openings i...

Get back-to-Uni ready with Godfrey Syrett

Now's the time to make any updates to your University spaces ready for the new academic year

New open-plan library for Coventry

Flooring specialist Interface helps University of Coventry create welcoming open-plan library

Sustainability View all

How eco classrooms are functional and educational

Simon Fearnehough from the Hideout House Company explains how eco classrooms can be both a bui...

Triple Schoolhaus® development completed at Biddenham

Completion of a triple Schoolhaus® development at Biddenham International School and Sports Co...

Sustainability needs to be integral to education

Schools need to make sustainability education a key part of their curriculum if we want to bui...

Sustainable building for student wellbeing

James Willcox, Principal Sustainable Development Lead at Willmott Dixon, dispells the myths as...

HE continues to invest in a sustainable future

Universities see a successful year of energy-efficiency project investment to reduce carbon em...

Kier Construction complete a sustainable education campus

Garnock Academy was completed with the help of an Icopal roofing system

University of Sussex pledges to 'go greener'

The institution begins the largest solar project in UK higher education

UCEM expands their horizons of sustainability

University College of Estate Management has been renovated to be as sustainable as possible

Technology View all

New £65m aviation and technology centre at Cranfield Uni

The new digital aviation research and technology centre will be constructed with the help of N...

What is the future of library technology?

D-Tech International looks at current library technology and what is just around the corner

Webinar: How to make managing users simple

Prepare for the September intake and make managing users simple

Cloud-based property reporting from Inventory Hive

The CUBO exhibitor helps student accommodation managers create reports and perform checks in a...

Bucks New University's psychology students work with VR

Virtual reality technology which measures eye-movements while patients interact with the envir...

Kensington Prep unveils interactive 'Explore Floor'

The space allows pupils to integrate tech into their learning in a new and unique way

£4m investment into Bristol's future engineering workforce

The extension by Kier Construction will accommodate a growth in apprenticeships offered by Cit...

Enabling a smooth transition to a new generation of tech

The requirements for audio visual (A/V) equipment are ever-growing, says emerging technologies...