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Urban learning are a specialist Education Recruitment Agency, providing locum and permanent staff to clients nationwide.With a business model built on providing high quality, compliant, and skilled staff, we aim to give our candidates and clients a personable, professional, and focused.

Independent vs State: How Do Teachers Choose Their Path?

The essence of being a teacher doesn’t change, no matter where you work. You still have to plan lessons, imparting knowledge, mark homework, but like…
Posted on 15.10.2019
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9 million adults in the UK are functionally illiterate

The ability to read and write is something that many of us take for granted. It is so integral to our everyday life, we don’t…
Posted on 09.09.2019
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Do Pets Make Children Happier?

Saying that animals are amazing is hardly a controversial statement. There’s a reason every new David Attenborough series causes a nationwide sensation. But do domestic…
Posted on 05.09.2019
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Is SAD Real and Are We Actually Happier in Summer?

It’s summer and the sun is shining - even in London. The evenings are long and full of light, meaning the temptation to slink straight…
Posted on 16.07.2019
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What is the Early Career Framework?

We will always need teachers. However, according to a report by the House of Commons, in recent years “the overall number of teachers has not kept…
Posted on 02.07.2019
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Should Boys and Girls be Educated Separately?

There are a few different schools of thought on this subject, pardon the pun. In some ways, the debate has become a moot point as,…
Posted on 11.04.2019
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How to Spot Early Signs of Eating Disorders

As a teacher, you see your students almost as much and, in some cases, more than their parents. You have a duty of care, not…
Posted on 01.04.2019
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Does Technology Have a Place in the Classroom?

Getting children (or adults, for that matter) to look up from their phones and tablets for a single second has become a task of Herculean…
Posted on 10.01.2019
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Tips For Adjusting To Your First Few Weeks Of Term

Whether you’ve been a teacher for years, or this is your very first term back to school since you left as a student, there are…
Posted on 09.10.2018
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Urban Learning is now a Crown Commercial Services supplier

A mere week after we were awarded a place on the Crescent Purchasing Consortium we have been notified we have also been awarded a place…
Posted on 06.09.2018
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