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Updated guidance from the DfE says that a school's child protection policy is likely to "not accurately reflect new arrangements in response to COVID-19".

The Education Minister, Kirsty Williams, has announced how current year 10 and 12 learners in Wales will be assessed

Education Minister Kirsty Williams has called on school staff to do what they can to keep schools open for NHS staff during the Easter holidays.

The TeachTogether service will send weekly wellbeing text messages to teachers including supportive quotes, advice and links

The Department fo Education has said it will enable ITT providers to make judgements on trainees based on assessments already completed and each trainee’s current trajectory of progress

Two academy trusts have promised to pay all invoices from suppliers within 10 days rather than the usual 30-day period, to help with any cash flow issues in small businesses

Schools are being asked to donate science goggles to the NHS to deal with the shortage of protective equipment during the coronavirus outbreak

The British Psychological Society has published tips for dealing with school closures and navigating home schooling.


Susannah Hardyman discusses the impact of school closures on children from less well-off backgrounds

Getting children to spend time studying the outside world has numerous benefits. But for teachers daunted by the prospect of planning a school trip, Mark Castle shares some tips

 Sean Harford, Ofsted's National Director for Education

We talk to Sean Harford, Ofsted's National Director for Education, about the amended focus of the inspection framework, and how Ofsted now looks at schools' handling of disruptive behaviour

Building on the recent political changes and reacting to a new government with a new agenda, The Schools & Academies Show returns to London ExCeL for its first show of a new decade

Music teaching apprentice Gemma Longhurst discusses the benefits of the apprenticeship programme and how school business managers can maximise opportunities offered by the apprenticeship levy

With the ‘Hackitt Report’ highlighting the need for competency in the industry, the FIA has introduced a new qualification to provide a comprehensive introduction to the Fire Detection and Alarm (FD&A) sector and a core understanding of BS 5839-1.

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