Covid sees children regressing in basic skills and learning

10 November 2020

A number of children, of all ages and backgrounds, have lost some basic skills and learning as a result of school closures and restrictions on movement according to Ofsted’s latest reports in a series looking at the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic across the sectors it inspects and regulates.

United against Bullying

9 November 2020

The Anti-Bullying Alliance (ABA) is a coalition of organisations and individuals, working together to stop bullying and create safer environments in which children and young people can live, grow, play and learn.

New guidance for schools, colleges and early years

9 November 2020

Building on the guidance first published in July, the Department for Education (DfE) has issued updated advice for education settings as new national restrictions came into force on 5 November.

Annual injury and ill-health statistics published

5 November 2020

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published its latest annual injury and ill-health statistics for the period 2019/2020, which show there were 111 fatal injuries at work and 1.6 million working people suffering from a work-related illness during this period.

Putting employers at the heart of technical education

30 October 2020

The Department for Education (DfE) has said that it wants to strengthen the links between the classroom and the workplace to make sure that people leave college with the skills the economy and employers need.