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Prejudice among some governing bodies are stopping women becoming headteachers, a charity warns. The Future Leaders Trust says that while 52 per cent of its participants are women,...
Experts
UK heads joined school leaders from around the world in Washington to explore ways of developing professional learning and providing effective feedback. Earlier this week, I was fortunate...
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A teacher has been banned from the classroom after he lied about his GCSE grades and past experience when he applied for an internal promotion. Matthew Brown, 33,...
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A-level reform will leave sixth-form students facing increasingly difficult curriculum decisions and decreased attainment. Change is an inevitability that all teachers have become accustomed to in recent years....
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The largest academy trusts have low numbers of schools rated at least good by Ofsted, with most operating more ‘not-good’ schools than good and outstanding ones – analysis...
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The Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) code of practice will give schools the impetus to review their approaches to supporting mental health. About one in 10 school-aged...
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Funding for a scheme to encourage former soldiers and other service personnel to train as teachers is to be quadrupled, despite a slow start in recruitment. About £2...
Profiles
Sitting across from Ros McMullen, it is hard to imagine the headteacher of one of the most successful turnaround schools in Yorkshire as a teenage political activist in...
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High-achieving students in Doncaster are being offered £500 in a bid to lure them to a new free school sixth-form. New College Pontefract applied to the Department for...
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The government is to save a £142,000 chief executive salary by also giving the boss of the schools funding body oversight for adult further education. Peter Lauener, chief...
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Academies will for the first time be able to borrow government cash, “like a mortgage”, in a bid to improve facilities or expand their schools. They will be...