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

 
29th March, 2019
Tes is reporting that less than a quarter of the “outstanding” schools inspected by Ofsted in the first term of this school year kept their top grade, new figures reveal.
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29th March, 2019
St John's Church of England Primary School - Installation
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28th March, 2019
Members of the country’s largest teaching union, the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS), voted to accept the Scottish Government’s deal staggered over three years – bringing talk of further strike action to an end. STV reports.
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28th March, 2019
More than one in ten boys at primary school are being labelled as suffering from a mental disorder, amid growing concerns about their classroom behaviour, research suggests. The Telegraph reports.
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28th March, 2019
It transports users to amazing new worlds, it's a great tool for teaching life skills, and it's been shortlisted for multiple awards. This is an exciting new piece of technology, but it's a big investment, and you want to know more before you purchase one for your classroom.
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27th March, 2019
Fujitsu has announced today that it has been awarded a two-year £2.2m contract with the Department for Education and the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA
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26th March, 2019
Parents and children interact less when reading electronic books together than printed ones, a study suggests. Researchers from the University of Michigan found parents talked more about the technology than content when using electronic books. The BBC reports.
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26th March, 2019
This teacher is breaking up with the profession. Why? She’s completely fallen out of love with it. Tes
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23rd March, 2019
According to The Independent, spending on Sure Start centres across England has been slashed by nearly a quarter in four years, figures show, as thousands of vulnerable children and families are left to “fend for themselves”.
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22nd March, 2019
TrouDigital produce versatile and resilient digital signage which enables customers to deliver targeted information to teachers, staff and visitors using a wide range of media tools.
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