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 [...]
Newcastle University Medical School recently approached Ambic with a unique challenge - building a teaching laboratory big enough for 200 students, while allowing for easy rearranging of furniture, fittings and power / data services. Impossible? We've always said we love a challenge...
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?
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.
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.
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!
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.
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