Entirely Education https://entirely.media/education/business-news/ Education Business News Music from the Streets Inspires and Educates https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/newcastle-/music-from-the-streets-inspires-and-educates5734 A Northumberland outdoor education provider is getting down with the kids to improve young people s aspirations through the medium of music. Ashington based Off the Grid Adventures works primarily with young people who don t access mainstream education services or those who have been turned away previously. Keith Newman In Professional Development toasts record revenues after pandemic pivot https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-west/wigan/in-professional-development-toasts-record-revenues-after-pandemic-pivot2980 Leadership and management training company In Professional Development is toasting a record year after successfully pivoting its business model during the pandemic. The company reacted to Covid-19 by switching the delivery of its courses from a face-to-face format to using video conferencing technology. Kevin Feddy What impact will the UK's roadmap have on early year's education? https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-west/manchester/what-impact-will-the-uk-39-s-roadmap-have-on-early-year-39-s-education7783 Mums and dads everywhere will recognise the importance of the first few months and years of their child s life. The first steps, first words, first days of school throughout these early years, you re bound to be fascinated by your child s progress. During the pandemic, however, many parents have been concerned about the impact of lockdowns on their children s development. Stephen Kellie Yarm School excel in physics competition https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/yarm/yarm-school-excel-in-physics-competition2967 Two Yarm School students have achieved Gold awards in the British Physics Olympiad BPhO Senior Challenge. Seventeen-year-old Rebecca Keetley and sixteen-year-old Abhinav Ramisetty, both in Lower Sixth, placed in the top 15 percent out of more than 5,000 students, with 380 schools from around the world taking part. Hannah Rudolph Chester-le-Street cafe takes off during lockdown https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/durham/chester-le-street-caf-takes-off-during-lockdown5673 A caf that prides itself on serving fresh, homecooked meals is going from strength to strength despite opening just four weeks before the first lockdown last March. Teri s Bake Away Cafe, based in Newfield in Chester-Le-Street, is now busy on a daily basis providing takeaway breakfasts, lunches and tasty treats to the local community. Nicola Williamson TEDEX Comes to Newcastle https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/newcastle-/tedex-comes-to-newcastle2828 TEDxNewcastleUniversity is hosting its annual conference on Sunday 11th April at 9 am. With the theme Imagine a World it will focus on making the planet a better place. The programme includes international speakers, panel discussions and creative workshops. Tickets are available to the public who can attend via the virtual event platform, Hopin. Keith Newman INPD expands offering to help UK executives meet pandemic challenges https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-west/wigan/inpd-expands-offering-to-help-uk-executives-meet-pandemic-challenges5057 A series of new courses designed to help UK executives meet challenges triggered by the pandemic has been unveiled by leadership and management training company In Professional Development. Kevin Feddy Durham schoolchildren spread kindness across region https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/durham/durham-schoolchildren-spread-kindness-across-region1259 Pupils at a Peterlee primary school have been hard at work creating kindness projects to spread smiles and happiness across the North East. Nicola Williamson Competition adds up to maths success for Yarm School pupils https://entirely.media/education/business-news/uk/north-east/yarm/competition-adds-up-to-maths-success-for-yarm-school-pupils5159 Two Yarm School pupils have achieved merits in the prestigious UK Mathematics Trust UKMT Intermediate Olympiad competitions. Abhinav Ramisetty, 16, and Keya Shah, 15, were among just 25 per cent of participants approximately 450 who were awarded merits in the two-hour competition, which aims to challenge mathematicians with complicated problems. Hannah Rudolph