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Making a world of difference to teacher recruitment

A London principal is heading to Australia to find specialist teachers for his local borough

Keeping children safe in education: guidance update

Changes to statutory KCSIE guidance are now in effect. Here, EduCare's Dawn Jotham outlines th...

New report highlights parental concern about academies

The study finds that nearly half of parents think academies care more about profit than child ...

Ofsted urged to start celebrating achievement

The report, from the Parliament Street think tank, argues that criticising failing schools sel...

Bereaved children 'let down' by lack of support in schools

A new Cambridge University report, commissioned by Winston's Wish, says pupils would benefit g...

Poorer families disadvantaged in finding school places

Research from the Education Policy Institute shows an entrenchment of the gap between rich and...

High Court action over "inadequate" isolation booth guidance

Lawyers claim that the Government's guidance on discipline in schools must be made clearer

BESA welcomes DfE edtech strategy

Education secretary, Damian Hinds, has outlined plans to support schools in adopting new techn...

Research trial tackles girls' progression in physics

SPONSORED: Major new Institute of Physics research trial tackles barriers to girls' progressio...

Firm backing for new DfE health education and RSE guidelines

1decision's Hayley Sherwood says that the controversial new guidance will help children learn ...

More than ever, schools need to embrace technology

Proposed changes to Ofsted's education inspection framework will put edtech front and centre, ...

Strategic partnership for Cambridge pupils

The scheme, developed by North Cambridge Academy and the Stephen Perse Foundation, will see sc...

Shaping the future of teaching

NASBTT helped develop the DfE's teacher recruitment and retention strategy. Here, the organisa...

Three steps to attracting and retaining talented teachers

Mike Ruddle, director of Affinity Workforce, outlines best practice for attracting quality tea...

Scrapping academies could 'bring more uncertainty'

Those in the education industry are speaking out against Labour's plans to scrap the current a...

Shaping the future of teaching

Emma Hollis, of the National Association of School-Based Teacher Trainers, on what's required ...

Kelvinside Academy appoints first Head of Junior Schools

As well as leading Kelvinside Academy's Junior School, Linda MacBeath will also oversee Craigh...

Don't EBacc learning into a corner

Educationalists warn that the English Baccalaureate is leading to a narrowing of the curriculu...

New CEO for Venturers Trust

Sian Hampton, who has a track record of transforming schools, will step up to the role in 2019...

Cameron's successful leadership bid at Bradley Green

Bradley Green Primary Academy, in Cheshire, has announced Vicky Cameron as its new Principal

Perspectives on technology and education in South Africa

Stephen Woollard, Teacher at Harrogate Grammar School, gives us his viewpoint on EdTech in Sou...

Safeguarding: one size doesn't fit all

Sam Preston, Safeguarding Director at SSS Learning, shares her advice about safeguarding to ne...

Academy remembers victims of Manchester Arena attack

Old Trafford Community Academy pupils build memorial meadow to honour victims of the Mancheste...

Kearsley Academy announces new principal

'It is a privilege to be given this opportunity and I am determined that the Academy will flou...

New Head for Tebay Primary

Lisa Bland is set to become Head of School at the beginning of the new school year

New Principal confirmed for UTC@MediaCityUK

Ruth Bradbury has been working at the University Technical College in an interim capacity for ...

Lord Agnew visits Fairfield High School

Staff and pupils welcome top parliamentary decision maker

Ormiston welcomes new National Director for Strategy

Amelia Walker joins Ormiston Academies Trust from senior role at Ofsted

E21C joins forces with the William Willett Learning Trust

The multi-academy trust is now responsible for the education of over 5,000 children

Building schools of thought

Despite their know-how, barely one in three teachers in England feels valued. Lessons need to ...

New headteacher reveals his vision for Workington Academy

Des Bird plans to build on the successful foundations already put in place by Cumbria Educatio...

Two ASFA students win funding to pursue careers in medicine

The students at The Academy of St Francis of Assisi will take part in the InvestIn Young Docto...

Survey reveals 80% of academies are running at a deficit

Kreston Academies Benchmark report calls to the government for greater funding

How to build trust in multi-academy trusts

Michelle Doyle Wildman, Acting Chief Executive at PTA UK, explains how academies can harness t...

Is the new Careers Strategy all mouth no trousers?

Edd Williams, academic and careers consultant, looks at the new Careers Strategy from the Depa...

Cardiff Uni renews civic mission to work with schools

Cardiff University launches 'The Way Forward 2018-2023', an ambitious strategy which includes ...

Oasis Academy Brightstowe announces new deputy principal

The new deputy principal is replacing Julia Hinchliffe, who is now Headteacher at Orchard Scho...

BESA in conversation with SSS Learning

Sam Preston, Safeguarding Director at SSS Learning, talks to BESA about the key issues that sc...

Ormiston Academies Trust appoints Nick Hudson as new CEO

Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) announced the appointment during its annual conference in Notti...

The barriers faced by Leading Women

Leading Women is a collection of essays from female bosses across the education sector, reveal...