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Friday Update - 27 March 2015

This week I provide an update on the Deregulation Bill and how it will impact on schools, highlight the publication of updated statutory guidance for all schools on Keeping Children Safe in Education, statutory guidance for secondary schools on providing Careers Guidance and non-statutory guidance on Mental Health and Behaviour and improving counselling services in schools. 419 more words

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Friday Update - 20 March 2015

This week I highlight additional Government funding to recruit highly skilled governors, report on the Government’s commitment to PHSE provision in schools and the publication of the Government’s response to it its consultation on proposals to establish a College of Teaching and a professional development programme for teachers. 384 more words

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Friday Update: Education, London and meeting Scott McCloud

These couple of weeks after half term has not been the most eventful, as I have mainly focused on school as exam season is slowly coming up. 371 more words

Friday Update - 13 March 2015

This week I highlight proposals that will require new nursery and pre-school staff to undertake paediatric first aid, the launch of a sports coach website for primary schools, the announcement of members of the Commission on assessment without levels and new Department for Education non-statutory advice on basic rules of procurement which aim to ensure that public funds are spent openly and fairly. 318 more words

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Friday Update - 6 March 2015

This week I highlight new DfE non-statutory advice on the transition to the 0-25 SEND system and plans to improve reading standards in primary schools… 201 more words

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Friday Update - 27 February 2015

This week I highlight the second phase of the Shanghai Maths Teacher Exchange and a new scheme to boost middle management in challenging schools.

SECOND PHASE OF SHANGHAI MATHS TEACHER EXCHANGE BEGINS… 318 more words

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Friday Update - 13 February 2015

This week I highlight calls for centralised records for Governors and publication of a model form and letter by the Department for Education which schools can send to parents about Early Years Pupil Premium funding. 354 more words

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