News

Please find a selection of news stories relating to technology in education and to the challenges facing schools and teachers.

 
6th June, 2019
Let me set the scene. I was in a meeting with other deputy heads and designated safeguarding leads (DSL) from around our area, discussing how we had recently invested in a safeguarding software programme. Tes reports.
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5th June, 2019
Why focus on the more able? This question underlies the formation of NACE 35 years ago, and our continued focus on improving provision for this group, working alongside our members and partners
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4th June, 2019
Calls for teachers to cut the time they spend in the classroom to 20 hours a week or less are to be debated this week. The Scotsman report
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4th June, 2019
What is our role as educators? Is our job simply to impart subject knowledge and assess progress, or is there more to it? Surely, there has to be – we are moulding young children into adults. We’re teaching young people not just what we know about our respective subjects, but we are also responsible for modelling behaviour as good citizens.
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3rd June, 2019
RM Education has today released key findings from its latest research - conducted in association with the NSPCC - into online safety policy and practice in UK schools
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1st June, 2019
It is only a matter of time before schools become engulfed in scandals over breaches of their pupils’ data, a leading expert has warned. Tes reports
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1st June, 2019
Colleges and further education providers will receive a funding boost through the Taking Teaching Further programme to help recruit over 160 new FE teachers, Skills Minister Anne Milton announced today (Friday 31 May). GOV.UK reports
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31st May, 2019
Thousands of disabled children and their families will take to the streets across England and Wales on Thursday to demand action on “the national crisis” in special needs funding. The BBC reports
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31st May, 2019
The lunch bell has sounded at Tanbridge House secondary school, and headteacher Jules White is brandishing a five-foot catapult in the doorway of his office. The New Statesman reports.
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31st May, 2019
Ofqual has warned schools about people claiming to have live exam papers for sale on social media. Tes reports.
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