Education News Round-Up March 9th

Teachers’ dismay at delay in approving new exam courses Teachers have expressed dismay that fewer than half the specifications for new GCSEs and A-levels to be taught in England from September are ready. Read more Morgan tackles ‘unfair’ school funding Education Secretary Nicky Morgan is pushing ahead with a “national funding formula” for schools, to […]

Education News Round-Up February 2nd

Schools sharing staff to cover lessons, heads say Head teachers in England are having to share staff with other schools as they try to find “stop-gap solutions” to fill vacancies. Read more Not enough proof £2.7bn childcare spend is raising school standards, report says More research needs to be done into how the £2.7 billion […]

Education News Round-Up January 4th

Times tables ‘to be tested by age 11’ Every pupil in England will be tested on their times tables before leaving primary school, under government plans. Read more School told atheism does not need ‘equal air time’ Schools in England do not need to give non-religious views “equal air time” and should continue to teach […]

A glowing review!

“It has been a real pleasure working with you this year. Our Schools Bible Project and the Children’s Handwriting and Artwork Project went really well. We had the prize giving for the Bible Project on Monday and it was splendid: pupils from schools across Britain coming to Parliament to get their prizes from our Trustee […]