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An awards scheme for examiners should be created to entice more teachers to take on the “unattractive” job, a veteran examiner has suggested. Roger Murphy, an emeritus professor...
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The Exams Officers’ Association (EOA) is pushing for a consultation with Ofqual to review exam access for students with a learning disability or difficulty. It follows association research...
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Traditional careers programmes such as work experience and CV clinics will be trialled under a new £1 million pot to establish the most effective ways to deliver careers...
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Two education charities that provide training courses to develop future school leaders have merged and re-branded as Ambition School Leadership. Teaching Leaders and The Future Leaders Trust (TFLT)...
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Training provider Teach First should ditch London and instead place its top graduates into schools in the country’s ten lowest-performing local authorities, says the Social Mobility and Child...
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The government has written one thank-you letter to a retired teacher in the past four years, despite launching a campaign to reward their contribution. The Department for Education...
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The government should force schools in the country’s ten lowest-performing local authorities to take part in improvement programmes to ensure not a single school is rated “inadequate” by...
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Teachers of creative arts and technical subjects are increasingly suffering from job insecurity with many facing redundancy as a result of the EBacc, a report has warned. Research...
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The government is on the hunt for three people to join the board of the education honours committee. Members recommend who should receive honours, including damehoods and knighthoods,...
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Schools should hire business people with no classroom experience for non-teaching executive roles to plug an expected shortage of up to 19,000 school leaders in England by 2022,...
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Justine Greening failed to mention grammar schools in her speech today, given as the schools minister was grilled on the issue in the Commons, but she revealed that...