Learning Escape Blog

10 Jan 2018

2018 Conferences and Events

Matt from TG Escapes

The TG Escapes team will be attending and exhibiting at a number of conferences this coming year. If you happen to be attending please be sure to come along and say hi. Matt always has some chocolate delights waiting. If you would like to make an appointment with one of our surveyors whilest you are there then just email matt@tgescapes.co.uk and he will be happy to book a meeting.

5 Dec 2017

How big should a SEND classroom be?

 

One of the most frequent questions asked about modular classrooms is the space needed for certain type of classroom or school. This is particularly the case when concerning SEND (special educational needs and disability) provision in schools.

2 Nov 2017

Eight Reasons To Take Learning Outside

Eco-classroom by TGEscapes at St Francis School

As children increasingly spend their free time inside indulging in ever more screen-based, sedentary pastimes, their physical and mental well-being has fallen into decline.

8 Sep 2017

LGA Warning of Looming Secondary School Place Shortage

Eco-building block at Shotton Hall Academy

The Local Government Association (LGA) has recently reiterated its warning that there is a potential shortage of secondary school places “looming” in England, as an increased population moves up from the primary sector. The LGA claims that 12 councils will be over capacity by 2018, rising to nearly half of all councils over the next five-year period. In aggregate, secondary school places will be almost 8,000 short by September 2018, rising to a 125,000 shortfall by 2022.

29 Jun 2017

Eco friendly tips in the classroom

Eco-classroom for SEN at Rossendale School

School buildings are one of the biggest collective consumers of energy and, conversely, one of the largest generators of waste and pollution in our economy. In addition, largely due to the age of many of our school buildings, internal environmental conditions are often poor and air quality is unsatisfactory.

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