Teaching

A nationwide campaign to ensure children starting school would be ‘ready to learn’ was launched by the Department for Education...

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The SEND reforms of 2014 were right: they put children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND)...

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‘I believe passionately that talent, skill & genius is distributed uniformly across the UK, but opportunity is not...

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The Times published three articles today about special needs funding in England. A good thing, you might think, given the two...

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This site’s being saying it for years: reforms to state education in England introduced by Michael Gove are a retrograde step...

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Pupils in England are more segregated by ability than almost every other country in the world, analysis by John Jerrim ,...

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You would think the Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield would know better. She is, after all, supposed to be the advocate for...

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Behaviourism is back and it’s taking over

A ‘delivery’ paradigm is taking over English schools. In our marketised education system the...

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The DfE media department has yet to respond to the National Audit Office report criticising provision for pupils with special educational needs...

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Dominic Cummings, Boris Johnson’s chief adviser who was once consigliere to Michael Gove at the Department for Education, is ‘...

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The ethnicity ‘attainment gap’

The Education Policy Institute (EPI) has produced a table showing ‘attainment gaps’ for ethnic...

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This is a consultation run by TES. This is the blurb.

Nearly a third of students who took...

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This is essentially an issue typical of historical interactions between the private and public sectors. It is currently topical in the English...

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Falmouth School, Cornwall, has been served with a ‘ Termination Warning Letter ’ by Dominic Herrington, the National Schools...

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It’s vital to fight fake news, education secretary Damian Hinds said in a recent press release .

He’s...

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Transcripts on government websites of speeches by politicians and officials are usually accompanied by the speaker’s mugshot. But this wasn’t the...

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Why are increasing numbers of children being physically restrained in mainstream and special schools?

On 25 February 2019 TES carried a...

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Should there be a rule preventing MPs from repeating questions that have already been adressed many times in the current...

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