Key Stage 5 (Post-16)

Field Studies Council new digital programme

Digital fieldwork lessons aim to help GCSE and A-Level students

A programme of digital fieldwork courses to support teachers and students is being launched by outdoor education charity, the Field Studies Council (FSC).

Hannah Carter, education officer at the National Archives

“We can help bring the archives to you,” says National Archives’ education team

We spoke with Rachel Hillman and Hannah Carter from the education team at the National Archives about how they have made the transition to online school sessions and what pupils can gain from the experience.

Kenilworth Castle

STO picks: 5 English Heritage sites for history-themed visits

There’s no better way to bring history to life for your class than by heading away from the classroom. And with so many places to choose from in the UK, we’re spoilt for choice. Here are just a handful of English Heritage attractions for starters. 

Auschwitz, Poland

5 trips to help pupils understand the significance of the Holocaust

To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, we’ve selected five school trips to help students understand how the Holocaust affected so many lives during World War Two.

Field Studies Council

Climate change residential launching for Key Stage 5 students

Based at FSC Millport on the Isle of Cumbrae in Scotland, the latest course from the Field Studies Council is aimed at pupils in higher education.

Aerospace Bristol's Mission to Mars workshop

Pupils to blast off on a ‘Mission to Mars’ at Aerospace Bristol

Aerospace Bristol has been awarded UK Space Agency funding to give visiting schools the opportunity of creating their own Mars rover vehicles. 

Paignton Zoo

Wild Planet Trust’s sustainability workshops for Key Stages 1-5

Paignton Zoo and Living Coasts are running six new workshops for Key Stages 1-5.

The Emmerdale Studio Experience

Emmerdale Studio Experience launches Insight to Industry workshops

The Emmerdale Studio Experience in Leeds is providing a series of Insight to Industry workshops across the 2019/2020 academic year, to inspire pupils with a career in television and different job opportunities behind-the-scenes.

National Memorial Arboretum Explorer Day School Trip

National Memorial Arboretum to host Explorer Days

The National Memorial Arboretum will run a series of Explorer Days across 2019, suitable for Key Stages 1-5.

Victorian Lesson at Beamish

The school trips that will teach your students lifesaving skills

Some of the places you can take your students to learn lifesaving skills. 

Queen Mary University of London is sponsoring Best Science Venue as part of the School Travel Awards

Latest big name to partner with School Travel Awards

The established Queen Mary University of London has joined forces with this year’s School Travel Awards initiative.

Wookey Hole show cave

Caving experience added to Wookey Hole educational programme

Wild Wookey is a new physical adventure experience, suitable for school groups at Wookey Hole Caves.

Students at At-Bristol

10 of the best: Science Trips

A round-up of the best attractions to visit with your class linked to Science.

A new learning programme has been launched at the RAF Museum in London

New Learning Programme launched at RAF Museum London

Teachers will be able to book new workshops and activities as part of a new Learning Programme at the RAF Museum in Colindale, London.

British Museum

10 of the best: London attractions to visit with your school

A look at what’s on offer at the capital’s ten top visitor attractions. 

Regency building

British Academy to host festival of ideas for students

In June, the British Academy will open the doors to its historic London building for the first ever Summer Showcase, a free festival of ideas with a dedicated Secondary school day.

Wicker Man

Wicker Man ride opens at Alton Towers Resort

The ride, based on the film by the same name, has now opened at the Staffordshire theme park.

ridgwater %26 Taunton College%E2%80%99s visit to Morocco

Case Study: Morocco

Meeting Berber people and hiking were on the agenda for Bridgwater & Taunton College’s visit to Morocco.

Sumatran tiger

Chessington to add to educational offering in 2018

Chessington World of Adventures, in Chessington will be adding some new workshops to its offering come 2018, and will see some new animal arrivals.

Roman Baths

New Roman Baths learning centre confirmed

The Archway Project, which will transform the Roman Baths’ learning offering, has received a grant of £250,000.