Entries by Boom

Carpe Diem Initiative: What’s It All About?

The Carpe Diem Initiative – Our Story We launched the Carpe Diem initiative because we saw an opportunity. An opportunity to inspire teens across the UK with a site unlike any other. Young minds are constantly learning, discovering and developing. Here at Boomerang Education, we understand the importance of ensuring a student’s time at school […]

New Periodic Table Elements – School Planner Update

Four new Periodic Table elements to be included:  Content research for the Boomerang 2017-18 school planners is now well underway! This will result in the inclusion of 4 new Periodic Table elements. IUPAC (International Union of Pure & Applied Chemistry) has announced the names of the new periodic table elements 113, 115, 117 and 118. These […]

Biology Challenge: Carpe Diem Competition of the Month!

What is Biology Challenge? Our competition of the month is Biology Challenge, which is a competition open to 13-15 year olds. It is the junior version of the British Biology Olympiad. The Challenge aims to encourage student interest in biology before the time comes to make post-GCSE subject choices. It is an online competition, taking place in […]

10 Growth Mindset Quotes for Teachers

We’ve put together a list of growth mindset quotes (taken from our planners) for teachers to use as inspiration in lessons. Think about ways that you can incorporate growth mindset into the pupil learning. You could stick our suggested growth mindset quotes around the classroom to encourage a positive, growth-mindset learning environment for students.

School Yearbooks Update – We’ve Had a Makeover!

Here at Boomerang Education, we’re constantly striving to improve our products and services – that includes our website too. So we’ve recently updated our yearbooks page to make it bolder, simpler and easier on the eye. New features include: 1.Clear Pricing We don’t hide our prices – you can order a school yearbook for as […]

School Yearbook Tips (Pt.3): Yearbook Awards For Teachers

It’s not just the students that receive awards in our school yearbooks – why not include yearbook awards for teachers too? Teachers can make such an impact on school life so it seems only fitting that they feature in your leavers yearbook!

You can choose to include all sorts of teacher awards – we’ve sorted our suggestions into the positive and the…not so positive below: