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date: 20 Sep 2017
60 Second Histories is One of the Best Online Resources for Teachers in 2017   We’re delighted that our online teaching resource, 60 Second Histories, has been included on the list of ‘The 50 best EdTech resources of 2017’.  This important list, published by Technology & Innovation magazine, celebrates what truly works in education and what...
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  • Education
  • General
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date: 08 May 2017
The Winners We’re delighted to announce the winners of My EPIC Era 2017.  Our judges have had great fun pouring through all the drawings, models, writings, videos and songs etc. from schools across the country.  The standard once again has been pretty EPIC and it has been fantastic to see the creativity and enthusiasm of pupils demonstrating...
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  • 21st Century
  • Education
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date: 31 Jan 2017
An Historical Alliance - January 2017 -    Squaducation is very happy to announce an exciting new partnership with Cornerstones Education, suppliers of creative curriculum teaching and learning materials to primary schools across England and Wales.   We’re delighted that Cornerstones recognises the quality and value that 60 second histories films...
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  • 21st Century
  • Education
  • General
  • News
date: 16 Jan 2017
History is EPIC. Let’s deliver it in an EPIC way.   My EPIC Era is back with another great History competition for schools and pupils throughout the UK, brought to you by 60 second histories.   My EPIC Era puts pupils in the driving seat, allowing them to share their passion and knowledge of their favourite historical era. Launched on 9th January ...
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  • Education
  • General
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date: 07 Dec
The Great Storm  - 7th December 1703 -  (26th November in the old calendar)   John Evelyn described the storm in his diary as ‘not to be paralleled with anything happening in our age or in any history almost ... every moment like Job’s messengers brings the sad tidings of this universal judgement.’ In an age when news was not even monthly, let...
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  • 18th Century
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