Inspirational people: PE and Sport magazine looks at the legendary Abebe Bikila, the first of the great Ethiopian distance runners, who won back-to-back gold medals in the 1960 and 1964 Olympic Games

Our new blogger Libby Reid shares the results of her websearch for nativity ideas

Gifted and talented provision faces competition from many other areas for a share of personalisation funding. Josephine Smith and Paul Ainsworth share their tips for raising awareness of G&T in your school

Gerald Haigh concludes his series on primary assemblies by giving some tips on preparation, along with some advice on how to deliver an unplanned assembly

Gerald Haigh continues his three-part series on primary assemblies by looking at the role of the assembly leader

Gerald Haigh begins a three-part series on primary assemblies by looking at values

In recent years assembly has been squeezed by the pressures of the curriculum but its importance in demonstrating what your school stands for should not be under-estimated, says former headteacher Gerald Haigh.

This seasonal assembly for infants looks at the carol service or carol concert – an annual fixture in many schools