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EES for Schools is an education organisation dedicated to the supply of products and services designed for school effectiveness.

We have a wealth of experience and years of helpful advice to share. Through a series of blog posts, our education experts reveal tips, advice and, often, relatable rants on topics that matter to you.


Outdoor Classroom Day

- Tuesday, April 16, 2019

On 23 May, schools in the UK and Ireland are invited to participate in the global event, Outdoor Classroom Day.  
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World Book Day and Beyond

- Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Sally Harrison is the School Library Service manager for EES for Schools. Sally has worked in primary school and public libraries for 17 years and as a children’s book reviewer. Sally is a chartered librarian, a member of the Association of Senior Children’s and Education Librarians and has been a board member of the School Library Association. With World Book Day approaching, Sally considers how schools can mindfully expand their book selection to create a culture of lifelong readers…  
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British Science Week 2019

- Thursday, February 21, 2019

Stephen Leatherdale is an Internal Account Manager at EES for Schools. Stephen has worked in the education industry for 25 years and has experience in teaching and leadership in primary schools. Stephen shares his favourite materials and resources for the upcoming British Science Week.   
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Bullying in the Workplace: Do you know what to do?

- Monday, November 05, 2018

Anti-Bullying Week: 12 - 16 November 2018

Emma Long is a HR Consultant for EES for Schools. Emma has worked in our Education HR team for 6 years and has experience in the Customer Support Team. Here she talks about bullying in the workplace, what employers can do and the policies school's need in place to protect their employees.

 
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Why 4,000 Schools Believe Target Tracker is the Ideal Tracking System

- Thursday, October 11, 2018

Stephen Leatherdale is a Target Tracker helpline and support officer for EES for Schools. Stephen has worked in the education industry for 25 years and has experience in teaching and leadership in primary schools. Stephen addresses how measuring pupil achievement through allocating a numerical standard is a vital process for schools.  
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Why I love my School Library! – International School Library Month

- Monday, October 01, 2018

Sally Harrison is the School Library Service manager for EES for Schools. Sally has worked in primary school and public libraries for 17 years and as a children’s book reviewer. Sally is a chartered librarian, a member of the Association of Senior Children’s and Education Librarians and has been a board member of the School Library Association. Here, Sally talks about primary school libraries in celebration of International School Library Month...  
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New Teaching Techniques

- Wednesday, September 26, 2018

 
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Roald Dahl Day Delight!

- Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Sally Harrison is the School Library Service manager for EES for Schools. Sally has worked in primary school and public libraries for 17 years and as a children’s book reviewer. Sally is a chartered librarian, a member of the Association of Senior Children’s and Education Librarians and has been a board member of the School Library Association. Here, Sally talks about Roald Dahl Day and how your school can celebrate the occasion...  
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Why Evaluate Your Internal Controls?

- Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Jane Monaghan is a senior review consultant in the Education Finance Support team. Jane has a degree in accounting and conducts independent reviews for academy trustees and school governors concerning the appropriateness of financial controls in operation, providing the audit committee and governors with an informative report and recommendations to strengthen controls. Jane also assists in ensuring the annual reviews are compliant with current DfE policy and best practice guidelines.  
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Online Payment Systems: An End to Dinner Money Debt?

- Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Jane Monaghan is a senior review consultant in the Education Finance Support team. Jane has a degree in accounting and conducts independent reviews for academy trustees and school governors concerning the appropriateness of financial controls in operation, providing the audit committee and governors with an informative report and recommendations to strengthen controls. Jane also assists in ensuring the annual reviews are compliant with current DfE policy and best practice guidelines.  
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