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Government drops 'fast-track' ECDL qualification from league tables
The government has dropped the controversial ECDL qualification from its performance league tables from 2019 following gaming concerns. Investigations by Schools Week have previously revealed how the ‘fast-track’...
Ofqual 'extremely cautious' about more primary testing changes
Ofqual ‘extremely cautious’ about more primary testing changes
The government should be “extremely cautious” about further changes to primary assessment, Ofqual’s chief regulator has told MPs. Sally Collier told the education select committee this morning that feedback...
NAO capital funding report: £6.7bn needed to rebuild crumbling schools, and 8 other key findings
NAO capital funding report: £6.7bn needed to rebuild crumbling schools, and 8 other key findings
The National Audit Office today published its report into capital funding for schools. We have the nine key findings.   1. The school places increase is being met...