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Robotics Competition 2018: teaching Coaching, Coding and Confidence

For the past few months, our Next Jumpers in the London office have been teaching bright young minds at Netley Primary School how to code, using Lego Mindstorm robots. It’s been an amazing journey watching our young friends grow, helping … Continue reading

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Part 2: How can we encourage innovation in the education sector? Louis Ianniello shares experience with the NxJ Innovation Challenge

We introduced the Teaching Challenge Initiative this year to support teachers and to help encourage thinking about education in a new way. We asked teachers to think outside of the box and improve teaching, and received a number of entries … Continue reading

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How can we encourage innovation in the education sector? Michelle Ainley shares experience with the NxJ Innovation Challenge

We introduced the Teaching Challenge Initiative this year to support teachers and to help encourage thinking about education in a new way. We asked teachers to think outside of the box and improve teaching, and received a number of entries … Continue reading

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Creating Competition: Pushing Teaching To New Heights

Our vision for Adopt A School is for companies around the world to partner with public and state run schools to build long lasting relationships that serve and support students, teachers, and parents, starting without ourselves here at Next Jump. … Continue reading

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Netley Primary School Takeover

Netley Primary School places a great emphasis on UNICEF’s children’s rights – childs right to have views and be heard, covenants 12 & 13. At school, the students have a chance to take over the classroom for a day. On the … Continue reading

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Adopt A School Kickoff – UK

The Adopt A School program began with a bang in the UK – we closed up office for a day to head over to Netley Primary School and begin our new partnership with their wonderful staff and students. We were … Continue reading

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Adopt A School Program Launch – 2016

In May of 2015, Next Jump’s New York office announced the launch of our Adopt A School program. Two months later, we officially adopted PS 119, a title 1 public school in the South Bronx where 75% of the students … Continue reading

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