Climate change

1,000 volunteers needed for school climate ambassador scheme

Expanded scheme, first launched two years ago, to help 2,500 education settings with climate action plans

Samantha Booth
Samantha Booth
Computer science

GCSE computer science: Students to learn about ‘impact’ of AI

DfE proposes first changes to ‘outdated’ subject content since 2015

Freddie Whittaker
Freddie Whittaker
Covid

Long Covid teachers join forces to sue ministers

About 85 teachers in the UK have expressed an interest in joining the action

Lucas Cumiskey
Lucas Cumiskey
Movers and Shakers

Movers and shakers: Brothwell, Coles, O’Malley, Quickfall, McNaughton, Pusey, Lehain, Berry, Mobbs

A lover of the outdoors, a bass guitarist and an American football player among those with new jobs in…

Schools Week Reporter
Schools Week Reporter
Ofsted

School wants wider review after three Ofsted visits in two years

Inspectors returned twice to ‘gather more evidence’

Lucas Cumiskey
Lucas Cumiskey
Ofsted

Ofsted: Teachers ‘underwhelmed’ by training opportunities

Key findings from the second phase of the watchdog’s review into professional development

Jack Dyson
Jack Dyson


School buildings

Capital funding pot increasingly ‘preserve of the rich’

Analysis shows half of academies that offered to cough up higher amounts got CIF funding

Jack Dyson
Jack Dyson
News

Computers say no after security loaded onto exams

Software which reads out exam papers did not work after anti-hacking measures added

Samantha Booth
Samantha Booth
News

Ofsted chief keen on ‘chartered status’ for inspectors

Sir Martyn Oliver touched on the fledgling idea during a Q&A with the Chartered College of Teaching

Lucas Cumiskey
Lucas Cumiskey
Teacher Regulation Agency

Teacher misconduct hearings delayed for up to eight years

Three in ten current Teacher Regulation Agency cases were first referred more than two years ago.

Jack Dyson
Jack Dyson
Recruitment and retention

Six ideas from MPs to aid recruitment and retention

Government must ‘use all the tools in the box’ to resolve problems

Lucas Cumiskey
Lucas Cumiskey
News

£134m unspent tutoring cash clawed back (and will fund teacher pay deal)

Schools did not spend nearly 40% of £352million NTP funding given to the sector last year

Samantha Booth
Samantha Booth