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Movers & Shakers: Who's new this week?
Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving David Cresswell, Head of sixth form, Barnard Castle School Start date: September 2017 Previous job: Head of German at...
BBC Learning release free mental health resources for primary pupils
BBC Learning is releasing a series of free videos to help teachers introduce the topic of mental health to primary school children. The five short animated films look...
School partners with local care homes to launch pen pal scheme
A Worcestershire primary school has teamed up with two local care homes to launch a pen pal scheme between residents and year 4 pupils. The scheme will form...
England's top school governors recognised at NGA Awards 2017
The biennial Outstanding Governance Awards took place last week at London’s House of Commons. The awards, organised by the National Governance Association, have been running since 2007, and...
Secondary modern's top achievers choose to stay
The top two achievers at Amersham School in Buckinghamshire have decided to continue on to the school’s sixth-form. Barney Robinson (pictured left) received the highest grades for the...
Preston twins begin their journey into medicine
Two twins have achieved the GCSE grades they need to pursue careers in medicine. Farouq and Faisal Mansour, both pupils at Penwortham Priory Academy in Preston, share not...
Trio of sisters celebrate their final GCSE results day
Three sisters who all attended the same school celebrated their final GCSE results day today, as youngest sister Isobel Maudsley collected her results. The youngest of the trio...
Student who spoke no English in year 7 excels in language and literature GCSEs
Despite speaking no English when she first started school in year 7, Nikola Michalak has achieved strong passes in both her English GCSEs. The Nightingale Academy student arrived...
Burnley student who defied death collects his results
A student who defied death and missed a month of school has achieved 8 GCSEs, with his highest a grade 7 in maths. Kieron Simpson (pictured), a student...
GCSE results 2017: Stories from secondary moderns
Teenagers across England will find out the results of their GCSEs today. We’ll be publishing the 2017 national GCSE results here. Among those pupils collecting their results are...
Inseparable pair get down to business
Two friends who met at Alder Grange School in year 7 have earned the grades they need to head off to university – and they’re going together. Now...

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