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Exams

Civil service boss: Covid exams U-turn ‘most awful governing ever’

Simon Case said in August 2020 that 'lots of people should lose their heads' over exams fiasco

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Samantha Booth
Curriculum

7 recommendations from MPs report on financial education

Schools find it hard to prioritise the topic, says education committee in new report

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Samantha Booth
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

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Samantha Booth
News

Computers say no after security loaded onto exams

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

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Samantha Booth
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

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Samantha Booth
Attendance

Boosting attendance of ‘odd day’ absentees the ‘big prize’, says minister

The inside story of the government's latest drive to cut absences

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Samantha Booth
Unions

From the frontline: Heads reveal poverty, abuse and funding woes

Headteachers share their big talking points at the annual NAHT school leaders' conference

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Samantha Booth
SEND

SEND: DfE ‘looking into’ how many schools are not inclusive

Children's minister David Johnston reveals he is probing why some schools have far fewer pupils with EHCPs

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Samantha Booth
SEND

One of first safety valve councils slammed over ‘failing’ SEND services

Damning inspection calls into question again whether controversial bailout scheme is working

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Samantha Booth