Features

Introducing… Sarah Lewis

The Department for Education’s former director of schools was in the hot seat during the free school meals voucher...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Dame Rachel de Souza, children’s commissioner

Almost seven years after Schools Week first profiled Rachel de Souza, we return to find out what she wants...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Can the government fix the ‘confusing’ careers landscape?

The skills white paper sets the lofty ambition of a “clear, all-age careers system”. Will a former academic be...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Introducing… Lisa Mannall

The straight-talking chief executive at Cornwall Education Learning Trust opens up about two years as a regional schools commissioner...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
Features

Introducing… Tulip Siddiq

The shadow children’s minister hails from a political dynasty – and met Mandela and Mother Teresa when she was...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Another university technical college faces uncertain future despite emergency government funding

The future of another university technical college hangs in the balance, despite it receiving emergency funding. East London UTC...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Give education workers up to £700 ‘tax-free coronavirus compensation payment’, says report

The government should pay compensation of up to £700 to key workers in education to recognise the “personal risks”...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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Edenred won third free school meals voucher contract without open tender

The Department for Education failed to run an open tender for the most recent free school meals voucher contract,...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg
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International QTS proposal gives SCITTs chance to expand overseas

Government proposals for an international QTS qualification represent a “real opportunity” for school-based providers to expand overseas, teacher training...

Jess Staufenberg
Jess Staufenberg