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A report from the Sutton Trust finds that poorer pupils are less likely to perform well at the end of primary school than their classmates.

The Education and Skills Funding Agency is looking for organisations to supply, manage and accredit Schools Resource Management Advisers so they can be rolled out further.

The Department for Education has released draft guidance on relationship and health education, with the importance of good physical and mental health an integral part of the subjects.

Colleges in the West Midlands will benefit from the latest equipment and facilities to teach the skills the region and the country need, including digital, and construction.

Ofsted has released its report on obesity, which says that while schools are important at reinforcing messages of healthy lifestyles, they are not the ’silver bullet’ to fixing childhood obesity.

More young people from diverse backgrounds will be able to join national youth groups like the Scouts, Police Cadets and Guiding thanks to a £250,000 funding boost.

The annual challenge from Discovery Education engages thousands of children each summer, preventing a dip in academic skills during the long break.

Some secondary schools are giving safety lessons to 11 to 16-year-olds on avoiding knife crime over the summer holidays, with help from Home Office teaching material.


Jenny Williams, Commercial Director at the Department for Education

The start of a new school year provides us the ideal opportunity to challenge and break our buying habits, writes Jennifer Williams, commercial director at the Department for Education

The winners of the 2018 Education Business Awards have been announced, recognising strong leadership, good teaching and operational excellence in UK schools from all sectors

Increasing numbers of schools are offering computer science at GCSE and A-Level, however, relatively few students choose to take the subject.

As children spend so much time in their school grounds every day, it is hugely important that these spaces are designed for both children and nature.

Did you know that by 2020 the government is encouraging all schools to be sustainable? Jon Cowan from Utilitywise explains how improved energy efficiency can play its part

Modern methods of construction and new technologies have made modular buildings more appealing and a more viable solution for whole school buildings or extensions.

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