bksb Wins Bett Award “Company of the Year” for the Third Year

bksb are incredibly proud to announce that we have won the prestigious Bett Award in the ‘Company of the Year’ category. It is the third year running that we have been awarded this much-coveted title. Coinciding with Bett, the world’s leading event for learning technology, the awards are considered the highest accolade in the [...]

By | 2018-03-09T08:28:55+00:00 January 29th, 2018|News|Comments Off on bksb Wins Bett Award “Company of the Year” for the Third Year

Skills and Apprenticeships Minister, Anne Milton, highlights importance of digital skills at the 2018 Bett show

Anne Milton, the Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships, spoke last week at the opening of the Bett 2018 show. She outlined how investment in new technology can help children of all ages to improve their education. “Our lives are becoming inextricably linked with technology. From the health and fitness trackers or smartwatches that [...]

By | 2018-02-08T15:25:53+00:00 January 25th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Skills and Apprenticeships Minister, Anne Milton, highlights importance of digital skills at the 2018 Bett show

Damian Hinds Replaces Justine Greening as New Education Secretary

Damian Hinds has been announced as England’s new Education Secretary. He will replace Justine Greening, who is leaving the government after the Prime Minister’s cabinet reshuffle. She was offered a transfer over to the Department for Work and Pensions, but is understood to have refused the position, over a possible dispute over social mobility. Justine [...]

By | 2018-01-09T10:36:32+00:00 January 9th, 2018|News|Comments Off on Damian Hinds Replaces Justine Greening as New Education Secretary

Survey Suggests Businesses Will Recruit More Apprentices

An Employment Trends Survey published by CBI/Pertemps Network Group suggests half of businesses will recruit more apprentices over the next 12 months. 63 per cent of businesses plan to reconfigure their existing training into apprenticeships, with only 4 per cent planning to cut back on the number of apprenticeship roles within their business. April 2017 [...]

By | 2018-01-09T10:38:09+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|News|Comments Off on Survey Suggests Businesses Will Recruit More Apprentices