FREE TRIAL FAQ’s
What does my free trial include?
Your free trial to the First News iHub includes 30 days of access by teachers and pupils to all the resources both at school and at home. If you choose to upgrade, you will then receive 12 copies of the First News newspaper each week during term time, along with access to the digital version of the paper.
How many teachers can use the free trial?
As many as you like! The only restriction is that they must all have the same domain name in the email address e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org
How many pupils can use the free trial?
As many as you like! If you select the large school option, you can have as many pupil logins as you like.
How do I sign up?
You can sign up for a subscription at any point during your trial by emailing email@example.com or calling 01634 729823
Can I speak to someone for more information?
Of course! You can reach us on firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 01634 729823.
When I upgrade from a trial, do I get to keep my pupils’ data?
As long as you sign up before the end of your subscription, then all your pupils’ points and rewards will be stored. Unfortunately, we aren’t able to restore this information if you choose to subscribe at a later date.
What does my subscription include?
Your subscription includes access to the iHub for the number of pupils selected for 52 weeks. You will also receive 12 copies of the First News newspaper each week during term time (40 weeks of the year) and access to the digital version of the newspaper via our app. Digital access gives you a school site licence for use on all school iPads.
How can I sign up?
You can sign up for a subscription at any point during your trial by emailing email@example.com or calling 01634 729823.
What is the price?
For up to 150 pupil logins, the price is £650 each year; for 151-250 logins, the price is £850 each year and for over 250 logins, the price is £1150 each year.
Can I have more than 12 copies?
Absolutely. We recommend a minimum of 3 copies per class using the iHub so you may want to add more copies to your subscription. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more detailed prices.
How long is a subscription?
All subscriptions are for a year and you need to let us know before the end of your subscription if you don’t wish to continue to use the iHub.
Do you offer home subscriptions?
Not yet but this is something that we may offer in the future.
How can I pay?
You can pay by credit card or you can request an invoice and pay by cheque or bank transfer.
I have a current subscription to First News, how do I upgrade to the iHub?
It’s very easy! Just contact us on email@example.com or 01634 729823 and we can get you set up on the iHub straight away.