Free Education Resources

We have curated some of the best FREE educational resources currently available.

Active Kids Do Better

Resources to help children stay active throughout the day while learning from home.

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Health

Offering: Free for all schools

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Amazon Future Engineer

A comprehensive childhood-to-career programme to inspire, educate and enable children and young adults from lower-income backgrounds to try computer science

Age: All ages

Category: Skills and Innovation

Offering: Free Virtual Coding Programmes

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Audible

Audio books in six languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin.

Age: All ages

Category: Literacy

Offering: For as long as schools are closed, we're open. Starting today, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids

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AWS

Webinar series for learners.

Age: All ages

Offering: Free series of workshops

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Bank of England

A range of resources to help students, teachers, families and adults to learn about the economy, our work and our history.

Age: All ages

Category: Numeracy and finance

Offering: Free

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Barefoot Computing

Computational thinking workshops, online guides and lesson to support teachers, parents and carers.

Age: Primary

Category: Computing

Offering: Free

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BBC Bitesize

Free resources for primary and secondary based on British Curriculum.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free at all times with additional content being uploaded regularly

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Be Online HP

Free resources, training and support in using Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams.

Age: Teachers

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Beedle

An extension to Microsoft Teams which helps you plan, collaborate on and deliver lesson resources.

Age: Teachers

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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BESA

List of trusted resources from BESA members and teacher reviews.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Offer dependent on provider

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Best Practice Network

Resources and modules to help teacher CPD

Age: Teachers

Category: Skills

Offering: Free resources

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Binary Logic

ELT Skills is an online platform for distance learning for English Language Teaching (ELT)

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: Language

Offering: Binary Logic is offering offering free access to ELT Skills through the end of the school closures.

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Bloomsbury Publishing

Blogs on tips for parents and carers during the pandemic

Age: Parents

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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BOOKR Kids

An English as a second language library app, including interactive books, exercises and reading statistics.

Age: Early Years, Primary, Secondary

Category: Language

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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Chameleonpde

Student mental health resources

Age: All ages

Category: Wellbeing

Offering: Free pack available to download

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CK Source

Innovative rich text editing solutions

Age: Education management

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free

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Clarion

Free cloud phone system to divert calls to mobiles/softphones plus video conferencing capability.

Age: Teachers/Faculty

Category: IT/Management

Offering: Free in the UK during school closures

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Class Central

A list of MOOC provision (Massive Open Online Courses) provided by Universities around the world.

Age:  Post 16

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free at all times

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Classroom Secrets

Downloadable activity materials for children and parents to use at home and an interactive weekly timetable with activities and ideas

Age: Parents and teachers

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Classroom Secrets Kids

A large range of interactive activites to help young students engage with learning

Age: Primary

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Code

Learn computer science when schools are closed.

Age: All ages

Category: Computing

Offering: Free for all at all times

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Coding Park

Coding Park is a game-based learning platform that helps children understand computational thinking.

Age: Primary

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free online workshops with integrated videoconferencing: https://app.codingpark.io/goldenquest

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Computing at School (CAS)

Free resources, events, CPD and support for teachers

Age: All ages

Category: Computing Education

Offering: Free

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COOL

A platform that gives teachers and students access to all of their relevant educational applications.

Age: Primary

Category: School management

Offering: Free

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Cybersmile

Cybersmile have announced a full curriculum of free-to-access digital education and 24/7 support resources for people of all ages being affected by the coronavirus, including those self-isolating and in quarantine.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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DDMIX

10 minute shake up after lunch at 1.30pm on Facebook LIVE every day! Keep your kids active and energised during these difficult times.

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Wellbeing

Offering: Free

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DfE

Training, resources and guidance from the DfE to help teachers teach computing.

Age: Teacher 

Category: Teacher CPD

Offering: Free for all at all times

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Discovery Education

Immersive resources to support schools and parents wtith home learning through videos, quizzes and worksheets

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: eLearning

Offering: Free for duration of school closures.

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Dr Frost Maths

Online learning platform, teaching resources, videos and a bank of exam questions.

Age: 11-18    

Category: Maths

Offering: Free for all at all times

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Duolingo

Learn a language for free. Multiple levels, multiple languages all online or on on the app.

Age: All ages

Category: MFL

Offering: Free for all at all times

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Dyslexia Codebreakers

A platform desgined support learners with dyslexia

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: SEND and inclusion

Offering: Free

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EdTech Impact

Database of free resources with reviews and case studies to evaluate impact.

Age: Parents and Teachers

Category: All

Offering: Free at all times

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Educational App Store

A collective list of apps that are great for learning at home

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Emile Education

Award-winning app and online programme covering UK national curriculum.

Age: 4-12

Category: SPaG & Phonics

Offering: Free access for any school affected by current closures

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Era

Era enable schools, colleges and universities to make educational use of recordings of TV and Radio broadcasts.

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free resources

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EtonX

Online self-study courses on CV writing, creative problem solving, interview skills, making an impact, resilience, research & writing.

Age: 16-19

Category: Skills

Offering: Free access to state school pupils in the UK

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F1 in Schools

Free STEM resources to schools to enable students to study effectively at home during these times of lockdown and school closures

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free

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Flipgrid

Social learning for PreK to PhD learners and beyond.

Age: All ages

Category: Oracy

Offering: Flipgrid is 100% free for all educators, learners and families. Engage and empower every voice in your classroom or at home by recording and sharing short videos together.

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Focus Educational

Online Design and Technology resources

Age: All ages

Category: Skills and Innovation

Offering: Free 30 day trial

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Follett eLearning Resources

An eLearning platform housing more than 4000 eBooks and interactive books.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free until June 30, 2020

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Geointeractiva

An educational app to create, edit and share interactive maps. Customize your maps with multimedia markers (files, photos, videos and audios), statistic maps and games, and share them with your partners or student classroom friends & teachers through the app.

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: Skills

Offering: Free until July

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GetSet4PE

A resource bank to help keep kids active during lockdown

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Wellbeing

Offering: Free

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Google

A temporary hub of information and tools to help teachers during school closures.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed.

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GreyCampus

Microsoft Professional courses are available for free during this pandemic via GreyCampus

Age: Teachers

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free during school closures

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Gruffalo

Popular children's character is showing social distancing and encouraging young people to do the same.

Age: Early Years

Category: Skills

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Hays Education

15 minute courses for teachers to keep them connected and engaged and extend their CPD.

Age: All ages

Category: School management

Offering: Free wellbeing package for teachers

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HomeLearning UK

A curated resource for schools, students and parents.

Age: All ages

Category: Advice

Offering: Free information and advice plus links from trusted friends in the Bett community

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Hubro Education

Boost students skillsets by letting them run virtual businesses

Age: Secondary and University

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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Humanitarian Leadership Academy

Kaya is a global learning platform that offers accessible, high quality and contextually relevant learning opportunities for the humanitarian sector

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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HyperTalk Education

Aimed to help teachers with keeping the learning process ongoing and interactively deliver value-added educational content from a distance

Age: Higher Education

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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Imagen

Connecting young people with paid work opportunities

Age: Further and Higher Education

Category: Skills

Offering: Free sign up

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Jisc

Whether you work in FE or HE, you can support learners studying remotely by making the most of our online content.

Age: Teacher 

Category: Teacher CPD

Offering: Free for all at all times

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JMB Education

Curriculum resources to help with teaching and learning during lockdown

Age: All ages

Category: Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free during lockdown

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JTRS

Remote learning tools to support teachers and students regardless of circumstances

Age: All ages

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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Jumo Games

Game based learning to help student engagement

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free games: https://apps.apple.com/tr/app/jumo-the-jumper-learn-english/id1476151202 and https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ProjeparkGames.JumoTheJumperEnglish

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Khan Academy

A non-profit with the mission to provide free education to anyone, anywhere.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Daily schedules for students ages 2-18 & remote learning resources

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KHDA

A portal by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority in Dubai for free resources from companies in the UAE and further afield.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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KidZania

#KidZaniaAtHome activity packs are free to download. Become a doctor, hairdresser or even astronaut for the day and explore all the exciting jobs there are to get stuck into!

Age: 4-14 years

Category: Multi

Offering: Free activity packs

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Kognity

Kognity has combined pedagogy and technology to take students’ learning to the next level

Age: Teachers and Students

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free blogs and articles

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Konnie Huq

Attention homeschooling parents! Fun but educational videos at 10am (GMT) Mon, Wed & Fri. Reading, writing, STEM, arts and crafts from this former Blue Peter presenter.

Age: 6-12 

Category: Primary

Offering: Free for all at all times

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KUBO Play

A coding simulator with inbuilt tutorials which allows teachers to set challenges for students online.

Age: Primary

Category: eLearning

Offering: Free for duration of school closures.

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Leap Learning

An app designed to help students with literacy and numeracy

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Literacy and Numeracy

Offering: Free

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Learning by Questions

All paid-for resources free for 60 days after registration.

Age: Teachers

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Lifeliqe

Lifeliqe is an app for online science learning with “lifelike” content such as 3D, AR and VR

Age: All

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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Lingokids

A language lerning app for kids

Age: Primary

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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LingoZING!

A digital comic book app which helps children to learn a new language.

Age: Secondary School

Category: Language

Offering: Free access for duration of school closures

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Lyfta

Lyfta is a digital platform where teachers and pupils can access immersive storyworlds and curriculum-based lesson and assembly plans.

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free online training

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Makecode

Hands on computing education.

Age: All ages

Category: Computing

Offering: Microsoft MakeCode brings computer science to life for all students with fun projectcs, immediate results, and both block and text editors for learners at different levels

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Mario Framework

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: SEND and Inclusion

Offering: Free

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Maths No Problems

Resources to support parents and keep the maths momentum.

Age: Teachers and parents

Category: Numeracy

Offering: Free parent resource page to be launched

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MEC – Check-in with students: Emotions, Wellbeing, and Remote Learning

The Microsoft Education Team have provided some resources to support your ongoing dedication to meeting the needs of your students wellbeing during remote learning.

Age: Educators, Parents

Category: wellbeing

Offering: Free resources to assist with maintaining consistent communication between you and your students. Regular check-ins can help students process their feelings and improve their sense of belonging, wellbeing, and engagement in learning.

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Microsoft

Resources to that help schools, educators, students, and families to make the transition to remote learning

Age: All Ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Access to tutorials, how-to guides, support and top tips from the Microsoft education community

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Microsoft Education: Microsoft Teams For Virtual Learning & Work

Resources/links to support your educational community during these unprecedented times.

Age: All Ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free training, to help staff enhance the quality of their students virtual learning.

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Microsoft PowerPoint For The Modern Classroom

If your knowledge of PowerPoint is rooted in the year 2010, then check out all the modern updates like Designer, Morph, Presenter Coach, Collaboration, 3D, Dictation, Streams, Forms, Zoom and Captions/Translations!

Age: All Ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free tips and tricks to help you communicate more effectively.

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Microsoft Teams EDU Quick Start guide

New to Microsoft Teams for Education? Use this guide to learn the basics.

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: IT/Management

Offering: Learn how to make the most of Microsoft Edu with this step-by-step PDF guide

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Microsoft Translator to host a multilingual parent-teacher conference

Microsoft Translator allows parents and teachers to communicate, in-person or virtually, in their preferred languages.

Age: Multiple

Category: Multiple

Offering: Instructions on how to set up and join a translated parent-teacher conference from a computer or mobile device

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Mind your footprint

Engage your children with the world around them through interactive learning tools

Age: All ages

Category: Skills

Offering: Free activity book

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Musitude

Interactive music learning system

Age: All ages

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free

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MyU

An easy-to-use Communication platform that streamlines communication, content sharing, and collaboration into one beautiful app

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: School Management

Offering: Free

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National Literacy Trust

Free reading and writing resources to support parents build a love of reading in their children,

Age: 0-12 

Category: Literacy

Offering: Free for all at all times

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NatWest MoneySense

NatWest MoneySense is a free financial education programme for teachers, students and parents.

Age: 5-18

Category: Skills

Offering: Free to all

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Near Pod

Near Pod are granting temporary free licenses to keep classes going and students engaged.

Age: All ages

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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NetSupport Manager

Helping schools worldwide, award-winning classroom management solution, NetSupport School provides teachers with dedicated assessment, monitoring, collaboration and control features to leverage the full value of technology-led teaching and learning using best practice.

Age: Teachers

Category: IT/Management

Offering: Free use of NetSupport Manager allowing school IT teams to quickly respond to issues across multiple sites in any geographical location

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Numbots

An engaging pupil-led online programme teaching addition, subtraction and number bonds.

Age: Primary

Category: Maths

Offering: Free access during school closures

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OECD

Collection of insights and resources

Age: Primary, Secondary, HE

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Omniway

Onniway is a tool to holistic health & wellbeing.

Age: All ages

Category: wellbeing

Offering: Free during school closures

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Omoguru: Dyslexia Friendly Reader

Omoguru makes reading practice easier and enjoyable for dyslexic students

Age: Aged 9+

Category: SEND and inclusion

Offering: Free preloaded stories and books

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One Team Logic

Safe and secure software for recording and managing all safeguarding concerns in any educational setting.

Age: Teachers/DSL

Category: Safeguarding

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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Optimus Education

Awards, events, training and resources to support staff and improve pupil outcomes.

Age: All ages

Category: School management

Offering: The free resources will cover primary curriculum homework projects, in-house CPD training courses, career workbooks, and parental engagement frameworks

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Oxford Owl

Oxford Reading Tree learn to read book

Age: 3-11    

Category: Literacy

Offering: 100 free eBooks for children aged 3-11

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Peaqs

A simulation to allow ideas, products and services created by students to be shared on a virtual stock market.

Age: Higher Education

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free for one semester

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Pearson

Free access to various products from the Pearson stable.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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Phonic Books

‘At Home’ are free decodable books for parents to download. These books have been created specifically for the lockdown period during the COVID-19 crisis with a theme of stories based at home.

Age: Primary

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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Positive Physics

A postive learning platform dedicated to the teaching and learning of physics

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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Purple Mash

Purple Mash contains thousands of opportunities for learning for primary age children.

Age: 4-11    

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free access to Purple Mash and Serial Mash for the duration that schools are closed. For schools and parents

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Radio Blogging

Interactive radio shows bought to you by top educators

Age: All ages

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

Offering: Free

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Reading Wise

Resources to help literacy and improve reading

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Literacy

Offering: Free Roald Dahl and Classics interactive comprehension resources, ideal for children learning at home; free online phonics programme while schools are closed

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Remote Learning Now Podcast

Regular podcast from educators talking about the move to remote learning

Age: Teachers

Category: Leadership

Offering: Free at all times

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ResearchEd

A series of informative webinars to discuss key challenges facing the education sector.

Age: Teachers

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free

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Robo Think

E-STEAM programs, focusing on teaching Entrepreneurial, Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematical skills are now available online

Age: All ages

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free

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Scholastic

Learn at home free resources for school closures.

Age: 4-16    

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free during school closures.

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Seneca

A pleathora of resources to help with home learning

Age: All ages and roles

Category: Empowering teaching and learning

Offering: Free

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Sir Linkalot

Learn spelling using quick memorable animations and quizzes. Perfect bitesize boosts for school spelling tests.

Age: 7-12    

Category: SPAG

Offering: Free during school closures. Email through the link on their website for a code

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SMART

Free access to SMART Learning Suite Online to all schools affected by current closures.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free whilst schools are closed

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Smart Reader

Free literacy resources.

Age: All ages

Category: Literacy

Offering: Free literacy resources worldwide

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Stay Art Home

For difficult days when we are kept in lockdown, this project allows for you to appreciate and understand art from the comfort of your own home

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: Creativity

Offering: Free

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TAP (Thank and Praise)

TAP (Thank And Praise) is a social thanking platform which enables parents and carers to show their appreciation to those working in education.

Age: All

Category: Wellbeing

Offering: Free

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Teacher Development Trust

A free webinar series to allow remote networking and talk about the latest education news

Age: Teachers

Category: CPD

Offering: Free

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Teacherly

A remote teaching tool with inbuilt Teachely VC features.

Age: Teacher/Head of Department

Category: IT/Management

Offering: Free for 30 days

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Teachit

Subject-focused, student-facing resources for teachers, parents and carers.

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: eLearning

Offering: Free for duration of school closures.

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Tell Me School

An online learning platform to aid school, student and parent commuications

Age: Primary, Secondary

Category: Empowering Teaching and Learning

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The Academy for interational Science and Research

AISR is providing courses in order to support, students, teachers, parents and anyone who is wishing to carry out online continuous professional development (CPD) activities.

Age: Further Education and Higher Education

Category: Skills

Offering: Free taster courses

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The Parent Portal

Parent support site for children with speech and language difficulties.

Age: Early Years / Primary

Category: Speech and Language

Offering: Free

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The School Bus

A toolkit of resources to help school leaders plan for the phased reopening of schools. It contains templates, articles and procedures to assist schools on the path to recovery.

Age: All

Category: School management

Offering: Free

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Timely Practice

Maths resources to help during closures

Age: All ages

Category: Maths

Offering: Free

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Times Tables Rock Stars

An engaging adaptive programme of daily times tables practice. Winner of the BETT Award 2020 for Primary Content.

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Maths

Offering: Free access during school closures

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Twing

Twing consists of interdisciplinary courses which provide the kids with the scientific knowledge of the projects they applied and fun challenges which sparks their creativity. Using patterns of the children from their digital journey, Twin offers customized learning path for each child.

Age: Primary and Secondary

Category: Innovation

Offering: Free

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Twinkl

Free resource pack, specifically tailored to support children with different special needs

Age: Early Years

Category: SEND and Inclusion

Offering: Free access to all

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Udemy

Coding programmes for kids

Age: All

Category: Innovation and Skills

Offering: Free

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Understand Art

For anyone who loves art, this project allows for you to see art anywhere. The most important thing is learning about how we have to look at things, improve our critical thinking, think about different cultures, ways of living and mainly too, empowering the power of women nowadays.

Age: Primary, Secondary, Higher Education

Category: Creativity

Offering: Free

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Virtual Field Trips

Visit the world from your front room.

Age: All ages

Category: Multiple

Offering: Free for all at all times

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Wise Mind Escape Rooms

A problem solving puzzle book, where each answer to the previous puzzle would be needed to complete the next puzzle

Age: 11-14 year olds

Category: Skills

Offering: Free

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Yale

The Science of Wellbeing AKA Yale's Happiness Course.

Age: All ages

Category: wellbeing

Offering: Free access to all

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ZigZag Education

Activities to help motivate students with varied revision activities

Age: 14-16

Category: Multiple

Offering: Any 4 eLearning packages for free to schools until 1st January 2021

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