Education News Weekly – 3rd February, 2017

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Tests for five year olds, the benefits of slippers in the classroom and the education world’s response to Donald Trump.   Academics rally against Donald Trump over ‘Muslim ban’ – Independent Over 4,500 academics from across the world have signed a petition pledging to boycott international conferences held in America while Trump’s ban is still in place. Mr Trump’s new … Read More

Education News Weekly – 24th November, 2016

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More good and outstanding schools, a pay row over exam invigilators and a new college for teenage code-breakers Ofsted have announced an increase in the proportion of primary and secondary schools in England that are achieving good or outstanding ratings. 89% of schools were at least good in their inspection, up 5% from last year, although the gap is widening … Read More