Young people not ready for the world of work

8 July 2019

Businesses have said they want character and broader skills, from team leadership to problem solving, to be embedded in the educational curriculum to a much greater extent.

More money for maths and physics teachers

8 July 2019

Maths and physics teachers in the North East and Yorkshire and the Humber regions are to receive an extra £2000 “to encourage and support them during the early years of their classroom careers”.

Guidance on use of restraint

8 July 2019

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) and Department for Education (DfE) have published their response to a November 2017 public consultation: “Reducing the need for restraint and restrictive intervention: children and young people”.

OECD highlights teachers’ workloads in England

5 July 2019

The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s (OECD’s) Teaching and Learning International Survey (Talis) has concluded that teachers in England have one of the highest workloads in the world.

Call to scrap English Baccalaureate

10 June 2019

The Government has been urged to end the use of the English Baccalaureate (EBacc) and to rebrand Design & Technology (D&T) in schools.