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Single textbook approved for m...

Jul 24, 2017 by

Billy Camden – The government has approved just one textbook as part of its £41 million maths mastery programme – falling short...

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Homework contracts raise stand...

Jul 17, 2017 by

Jess Staufenberg – Schools should establish homework contracts with parents to set out everyone’s responsibilities in making...

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PISA tests for 5-year-olds

Jul 15, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Organisers of the new computer-based PISA tests the UK is to pilot for five-year-olds have hotly denied...

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Reform grammar schools or pull...

Jul 12, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Ministers are under pressure to reform grammar schools or pull their funding after new government data...

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Secondary attainment gap still...

Jun 27, 2017 by

John Dickens – The attainment gap between poor and wealthy children has remained “stubbornly large” in secondary schools...

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Ofsted to look more closely at...

Jun 23, 2017 by

Jess Staufenberg – The curriculum has been lost “as a needle in a haystack” within Ofsted inspections despite being the “real...

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Cheltenham College ‘disgrace’ ...

Jun 9, 2017 by

Alix Robertson – A private school with annual fees of £35,000 is looking to take on a £3.50-an-hour apprentice to tend its...

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UTCs plan to switch recruitmen...

Jun 5, 2017 by

Billy Camden – University technical colleges across the country are planning to recruit pupils a year before their standard 14...

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Scaled-up literacy scheme fail...

May 30, 2017 by

John Dickens – A scaled-up scheme to train teaching assistants to deliver literacy interventions to struggling pupils has not...

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Inspiration Trust to develop k...

May 21, 2017 by

John Dickens – Inspiration Trust, the academy chain run by Dame Rachel de Souza, is planning to develop its own “knowledge-led”...

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Labour manifesto: Teacher pay ...

May 16, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Labour has removed a draft proposal to re-introduce national pay bargaining for teachers from its...

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Teachers can’t get pupil...

Apr 18, 2017 by

Alix Robertson – Three in four teachers feel unable to access support to tackle their pupils’ mental health issues, a survey...

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ATL explores boycott of primar...

Apr 12, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – The Association of Teachers and Lecturers has voted to explore a boycott of all primary assessment, despite...

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ATL union wants say in teacher...

Apr 3, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Union leaders are demanding more of a say in the development of a new teaching apprenticeship to ensure...

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School sell weddings and burge...

Mar 26, 2017 by

Jess Staufenberg – Some schools are generating tens of thousands of pounds a year by renting out wedding spaces, hiring out...

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Clegg: Nick Timothy leading gr...

Mar 23, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Ministers are being “led by the nose” over ending the ban on grammar schools by the prime minister’s chief...

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Heads consider resigning over ...

Mar 8, 2017 by

Education leaders were told more heads would rather stand down than implement cuts More experienced headteachers are ready to resign...

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Schools to get £215m funding f...

Mar 4, 2017 by

Freddie Whittaker – Schools in England will split a new £215 million funding pot to adapt their premises for pupils with...

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Ofsted inspectors urged to cra...

Mar 3, 2017 by

Jess Staufenberg – Ofsted has urged its inspectors to crack down on schools found to be “off-rolling” pupils, suggesting those...

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Teacher Workload Survey 2016 r...

Feb 25, 2017 by

Teachers work nearly 11 hours a day, landmark workload survey reveals John Dickens – Teachers are working an average of 54.4...

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