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A lack of funding has led to schools not being able to set up sufficient mental health support for pupils, a new Department for Education (DfE) study has...
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Fewer than one in six schools have formal plans in place to build character in pupils, despite nearly £10 million being spent by the government to promote the...
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The government has approved just one textbook as part of its £41 million maths mastery programme – falling short of expectations that more than three would be available...
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The PE and sports premium will double from September, Justine Greening has confirmed, but primary heads believe it will leave them scrabbling to reorganise their budgets in the...
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A primary school in Sheffield wants to sack the majority of its teaching assistants before rehiring them as “fellows” who will work towards teaching qualifications, Schools Week understands....
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The school just yards from the Grenfell Tower blaze in west London will start the next academic year in temporary accommodation and might not return to its home...
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The government is to launch revamped leadership qualifications for school leaders in September using two organisations incorporating over 100 teaching school alliances and multi-academy trusts. The Department for...
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Two schools in London have been found to have combustible cladding during tests carried out by the government following the Grenfell blaze. Checks on schools with Aluminium Composite...
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The government spent over £175,000 on partnership projects between state primaries and independent schools, but cannot measure how effective they were because officials did not collect the appropriate data....
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The government has admitted it does not know how many free schools have been built without fire-preventing sprinklers. The schools minister Nick Gibb admitted as much in a...
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An academy’s plans to slash its lunchtime break and extend the school day is the latest example of a revamped timetable following the introduction of the new “big...