Ambic Blog

Seasons Greetings from the Ambic Team

From everyone here at Ambic we'd like to wish all our friends, partners and customers a very Merry Christmas and best wishes for the New Year ahead. We are officially breaking up today (Friday 21st Dec, Yay!) and will be reopening on 7th January 2019 so unfortunately we won't be [...]

2018-12-21T10:57:15+00:00 December 21st, 2018|

Time for a school refurbishment?

The recent school funding announcement in the 2018 Budget may been seen as derisory by many headteachers, but how can you turn £10,000 for primary schools or £50,000 for secondary schools into a real investment that will benefit your staff and pupils and improve the learning environment?

2018-10-30T11:13:02+00:00 October 30th, 2018|

Why your school needs bespoke school furniture

Most schools don't have perfect, geometrically shaped rooms - it's just a fact. If your school wasn't purpose made as an educational establishment, perhaps it's been subject to a conversion, or maybe it's just an old building - whatever the case, you often need to be creative about how you use the available space.

2018-10-30T08:08:58+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|

Early Years Classroom Furniture

Early Years classroom furniture is an important element to help create the perfect early years classroom - safe, easily accessible and robust to withstand years of use and still look great. Our article gives help and advice on some important considerations when planning your new early years classroom.

2018-10-18T09:26:41+00:00 October 9th, 2018|

Child Friendly School Storage

Our child friendly school storage solutions offer efficient storage that's easily accessible by younger pupils. All our storage furniture is made to the highest standards and really is built to last. It can withstand heavy use and cope with the rigours of being repeatedly accessed by a less than gentle operator!

2018-10-18T09:29:56+00:00 October 1st, 2018|

The Learning Environment – Importance of Classroom Layout

Studies have shown that classroom environment can have a significant impact on pupil's learning and academic progress. However schools are potentially going to come under ever increasing pressure, with an anticipated further 750,000 extra places required by 2025, to make the best use of limited space in the classroom.

2018-10-18T09:22:42+00:00 October 26th, 2017|

Funding changes putting the spotlight on purchasing decisions

The new national funding formula may see some schools benefit, but every school has difficult choices to make when it comes to purchasing furniture and equipment to meet the needs of all students and enhance the learning environment - Ambic have a winning formula to make sure schools get the best value for their money

2018-10-18T09:23:00+00:00 September 28th, 2017|