Blog and Podcast

Published Author Joins Our Team

We have a new recruit here at Cornerstones! An author has been recruited by creative curriculum specialists, Cornerstones Education Ltd. Iain Broome, author of A is for Angelica, has joined the company as curriculum editor. His first task is to help prepare Cornerstones’ new teaching and learning materials which will be published this summer, ready… Read more

Cornerstones Launch Free Fallen Fields Project

The war to end all wars is the subject of a new free project which we have launched this week. Fallen Fields has been designed to help school children study World War One in its centenary year. Primary schools across the country & whether they already work with Cornerstones or not – are being offered… Read more

We Welcome School Number 800!

Meersbrook Bank Primary School in Sheffield has become the 800th School to sign up for Cornerstones Creative Curriculum. A fast-growing Barnsley-based education company which supplies schools across the UK has gained its 800th customer on its doorstep in Sheffield. Cornerstones Education was set up just four years ago and already sells creative curriculum materials to… Read more

Superhero Children Enjoy Dragon hunts in Doncaster

Town Field Primary is a large Doncaster school with 460 pupils aged three to 11-years in 16 classes. Its teachers have been working with the Cornerstones creative curriculum for nearly three years now. Here, deputy head Helena Honeybone tells us more about how the Cornerstones curriculum has worked for them. She says the fact that… Read more

The Wow Factor in Wales A Cornerstones Case Study

Barry Island Primary School in the Vale of Glamorgan has been working with the Cornerstones curriculum for two years and teachers and pupils have plenty of positive feedback. The primary school also has a particular focus on technology in all its forms, and helps its 222 pupils aged three to 11 years-old develop expertise in… Read more

Cornerstones Shortlisted for Two National Awards

A Barnsley-based education business has been shortlisted for two national awards which recognise excellence in the provision of teaching and learning supplies. Cornerstones has fought off tough competition to be announced as a finalist in two categories of the Education Resources Awards 2014. The company is nominated as Supplier of the Year in the small… Read more

Schoolchildren in South Wales take over the Zoo!

Hundreds of primary schoolchildren from across South Wales took over a popular zoo and animal attraction for the day this week. Folly Farm Adventure Park and Zoo opened its doors especially on Monday (February 10th) to allow more than 350 pupils from seven schools to come on an educational visit. Many of the three to… Read more