Following intervention from the Competition and Markets Authority, Education Software Solutions is allowing eligible schools to apply to exit longer-term software contracts a year early.

The government has announced increased funding rates worth an additional £125 million for schools, colleges and other providers delivering education to 16- to 19-year-olds next year (2023 to 2024).

Charity Young Enterprise and St. James’s Place (SJP) are joining forces to support the accreditation of schools looking to become Centres of Excellence (CoE) for financial education.

Seven headteachers from across Wales have been recruited as Attainment Champions, as part of a new pilot programme to support schools in tackling the impact poverty has on attainment.

School libraries across Scotland have been awarded funding totalling £200,000 for projects focused on anti-racism, diversity, and racial equality.  

The schools were targeted by a hacking group called Vice Society, which has been behind a number of attacks on schools across the UK and the USA in recent months.

The programme is part of a government drive to make sure all young people get high quality advice to make informed choices on the skills needed for a successful career.

The ‘school squeeze’ campaign reveals which areas in the UK have the highest volume of pupils entering primary school year per school in the area

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak will set out his new ambition of ensuring that all school pupils in England study some form of maths to the age of 18.

Scottish union EIS has said that the decline in the number of teachers across Scotland highlights the need for an improved pay deal to help recruit and retain teachers

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) is issuing advice to schools and childcare settings on minimising the spread of illness, as winter illnesses continue to circulate at high levels.

The government has announced it will be continuing its Holiday Activities and Food programme for 2023 with £200m funding, supporting children from low-income families.

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