4 top tips for in-school marketing

4 top tips for in-school marketing

Finishing working in a primary school on a Friday, knowing that I will be marketing to them come Monday is a scary challenge – but one I was more than ready to accept. Getting marketing exposure at a school can seem an almost impossible task sometimes – teachers rarely have the time to check their emails or social media and when they do, they will not have the time to

Go to school on an egg – why breakfast club is the most important time of the day

Go to school on an egg – why breakfast club is the most important time of the day

Most of us know that breakfast is supposed to be the most important time of the day and there are lots of studies about the dangers of skipping breakfast – like this one – but I’m sure that all of us struggle at times to have anything more substantial than a piece of toast on the run, especially during the week. The likelihood of being able to sit down and enjoy a

Kids in Hi-Viz – safety or smothering?

Kids in Hi-Viz – safety or smothering?

When I’m out on the road talking to schools about our children tracking technology product, ClassHug, the subject of Hi-Viz crops up a lot, it seems to be a hot topic at the moment. It reached a head when the head of OFSTED Amanda Spielmann wrote an article in the Sunday Telegraph saying children must stop being forced to wear hi-vis jackets on school trips “like troupes of mini-construction workers minus the hard hats”.