TTS, leading supplier of award-winning educational and teaching resources to Primary and Early Years settings is celebrating two wins at the 2014 ERA awards. Winners of the 16th annual ERA Awards were revealed on Friday 21st March at a gala event held at The National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham on the second evening of The Education Show 2014. This prestigious Awards ceremony, organized by the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) and Brilliant Marketing Solutions Ltd, celebrates the innovative approach to learning and teaching by teachers, institutions and organisations from all levels of education.

This year’s ERA Award winners represent the very best in education, carefully selected by a large independent panel of experienced educational professionals from across the UK.


TTS were successful in two of the Early Years categories; ICT and Non ICT. Its Wonder Bug, pictured left (EY04777) was triumphant in the ICT category. Priced at £99.95, this innovative, all terrain, tough, remote control bug is ideal for indoor and outdoor use. It can be guided using remote control to move forwards, backwards, left and right.  Being water tight, you can take Wonder Bug anywhere – through puddles, mud, snow or paint!

Within the Early Years Non-ICT category the Water Pump Station(EY05103) was the winner. Priced at £499.95 this innovative water trough comes with its own pump and does not require installation. The wooden frame houses a plastic water tray with a tap so it can be easily drained. This resource was recognized for its innovation and the play and learning opportunities it offers children both indoors and outdoors.


The company continues to make great strides toward raising the standards of educational and teaching resources including delivering a Time for 2s conference in Manchester on 30th April. With a focus on 2 year olds, this inspirational one day conference is designed to look at the challenges faced by Practitioners working with this age range. Intended to offer fun, practical sessions, the conference will include some world renowned speakers who will delve into the totally terrific world of two year olds. To book this exciting, one day conference call TTS on 0800 318 686 or visit www.tts-early-years.eventzilla.net

To find out more about these shortlisted products call TTS on 0800 318 686 or visit www.tts-shopping.com/earlyyears


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Notes to Editor:

The Education Resource Awards (ERAs) 2014 are organised by the British Educational Suppliers Association (BESA) and Brilliant Marketing Solutions and highlight the quality and diversity of educational products and resources, excellent educational establishments and the most inspiring members of the teaching profession, all working together to encourage the very best in education.

For more information visit www.besa.org.uk

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