• Trumpington Park Primary School, part of Cambridge Primary Education Trust, has signed up to an international project that could fundamentally rethink space utilisation in the classroom

  • Iain Cox makes the case that money spent on dealing with the aftermath of fires in schools should be spent on sprinklers

  • Outdoor learning and school trips have a crucial role to play in helping children recover from the pandemic - not just academically, but mentally, socially and physically

  • Schools must still provide immediate remote learning to pupils who need to self-isolate. Stephanie Glenister from The Key explains how schools across the country are nailing this

  • Despite pressure to increase classroom time for catch-up learning, schools need to continue to support and value the role of play in education recovery, writes author Thérèse Hoyle

 Latest News

Caerphilly County Borough Council’s Cabinet recently approved the Engagement and Progression Strategy which aims to reduce the number young people not in education, employment, or training (NEET).

The Government has announced the next phase of the £16.4m Mandarin Excellence Programme, and the fourth year of the £4.8 million modern foreign languages pilot, which supports schools to teach French, German and Spanish up to GCSE.

The Department for Education has launched the Latin Excellence Programme, which will give students across the country the opportunity to learn Latin.

The Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee has urged the government to renew efforts to get people exercising, after indications that the pandemic has caused weight gain and a fall in activity levels in children.

Union ASCL has written to Ofqual asking it to conduct a formal review of exam fees this summer and the discounts provided by the respective awarding organisations.

Twelve education organisations have written to Education Secretary Gavin Williamson urging him not to scrap the vast majority of applied general qualifications such as BTECs. 

Students from poorer families were treated fairly when grades were awarded last year, a new Ofqual report has found.

Three quarters of eligible secondary schools have signed up to host a summer school over the holidays, which offer academic and extra-curricular activities to help children catch up from lost school time.

 Features

Trumpington Park Primary School, part of Cambridge Primary Education Trust, has signed up to an international project that could fundamentally rethink space utilisation in the classroom

Following school closures and a year in which sports days were forced to take place at home, schools across the country came together to celebrate a week of sport between 19 and 25 June

Iain Cox makes the case that money spent on dealing with the aftermath of fires in schools should be spent on sprinklers

Outdoor learning and school trips have a crucial role to play in helping children recover from the pandemic - not just academically, but mentally, socially and physically

Schools must still provide immediate remote learning to pupils who need to self-isolate. Stephanie Glenister from The Key explains how schools across the country are nailing this

Despite pressure to increase classroom time for catch-up learning, schools need to continue to support and value the role of play in education recovery, writes author Thérèse Hoyle