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Kent IB initiative gains momentum

Eight academies join the schools delivering International Baccalaureate's career-related learn...

Workload pressure 'key driver' of teacher shortage

New ATL survey finds workload drives the teacher recruitment and retention crisis

Northampton boost for science

The University of Northampton is playing a key role in helping reverse a decline in the popula...

Workload support promised at NASUWT conference

Nicky Morgan announces further support to tackle teacher workload issues following new reports...

Longer day planned for England's schools

Budget 2016 signals extension to 3.30pm finish, with funding available for extra-curricular ac...

Exam reforms 'fundamentally flawed' say school heads

State and independent school leaders call for rethink of proposals which they say will make it...

Transferable skills for student success

Mike Hamilton says teachers can help with their students' future employability by teaching tra...

Improvement award for Exeter primary academy

St. Michael's Primary Academy receives International School Award for improvement

Encouraging active minds

Katy Parkinson discusses the concept of active learning

Wanted: inspirational teaching ideas

Grants of up to £15,000 on offer for initiatives to help disadvantaged pupils with SHINE

Music award for Bristol academy

Merchants' Academy wins national Music Department of the Year title at Music Education Expo aw...

Preparing for Progress 8

Lesley Welsh discusses how schools are getting ready for the DfE's new accountability system

Life without levels

Greg Watson addresses three post-levels misconceptions

Primary assessment: five things you need to know

DfE publishes overview of upcoming changes to primary assessment

PSHE on curriculum to remain 'under review'

Education sector responds to DfE announcement that PSHE and sex education will not be made com...

Don't believe the hype

Teaching at an academy isn't all about more pay and flexible holidays, says Amanda Godfrey

Free resources launched to develop students' research skills

CILIP has produced ten fact sheets to guide students through the basics of undertaking researc...

Reading matters

St Margaret's Academy explains why it's so important to encourage teenagers to pick up a book

Mark of quality for Bristnall Hall

Bristnall Hall Academy announces accreditation of the Quality Mark Award for Literacy and Basi...

Our journey towards Progress 8

Principal Jason Wing explains how Neale Wade Academy is preparing for the changes

School performance tables released

English schools have been ranked on the basis of GCSE results for the last time, with academie...

Nicholas Hamond Academy has 'World Class Curriculum'

Swaffham academy has earned the World Class Curriculum Mark from The Curriculum Foundation

Trojan Horse school gets an Ark makeover

Two years after Golden Hillock investigated by Ofsted over extremist risk, new academy has bee...

Four schools unite to form new Multi-Academy Trust

Hertfordshire schools merge to enhance provision and quality of local education

Government releases revised GCSE and A-level content

Nick Gibb says GCSE and A-level reform 'to be rigorous' as content for courses revised includi...

What do school leaders want for Christmas?

Russell Hobby's end of term blog outlines five areas where teachers are hoping to see improvem...

In short supply

Labour reveals schools spending up to £1.3bn on supply teachers as recruitment crisis continue...

Top Ofsted praise for Bath Spa teaching programmes

Bath Spa University is celebrating after receiving high recognition for its Teacher Education ...

Not just a history lesson

A CBI report suggests that science is being squeezed out at primary level. Dan Sullivan looks ...

Shanghai teachers working with CLF

Bristol academy maths exchange part of DfE Maths Hubs Programme

Teaching outside the box

Strategic partnership between Learning Resources® and Hope Education launches STEM in Action

Self-assessment and learning to learn

One way to encourage progress and improvement is to give pupils control over their own learnin...

Academy develops history teaching tool

Mildenhall College Academy film brings museum history into the classroom

Calculating the benefits

Carey Ann Dodah says that maths is a fundamental part of life and can be fun to teach as well ...

Educational excellence - some food for thought

Julie Booth examines the different elements behind one vision of educational excellence

Will you put driving on the curriculum?

Early driver education programme is continuing with its campaign to get driving on schools' cu...

Ark Kings Academy is most-improved in UK

Ark academy celebrates improvement in GCSE results while national average decreases

To de-couple or not to de-couple?

Karen Cornick, Principal of North Somerset Enterprise and Technology College, says that is the...

Inspiring students to love maths

Carey Ann Dodah says maths is a fundamental part of life and can be fun to teach as well as le...

Parents fear children won't find jobs

Baker Dearing Educational Trust finds over half of parents are worried about their child's edu...