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headteachers roundtable
Last week, the Headteachers Roundtable published their 2019 Election Manifesto. This time around, the focus is on securing much-needed funding, developing amazing teachers and protecting vulnerable children. The entire manifesto is available here if you’d like to read the whole thing. Otherwise keep reading below to see four key proposals!
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the next government must reduce class sizes
The next UK government must make reducing class sizes a top priority according to a third of teachers. A new report has revealed that nine in ten areas have seen an increase in class size. The latest study by the NEU shows that 89 per cent of constituencies have seen
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jeremy corbyn
Jeremy Corbyn has made the astonishing claim that teachers are having to buy “uniforms and even mattresses” for students whose parents can’t afford them. The controversial Labour leader made the claim to activists during a speech earlier this week. He went on to say it made him “angry” that schools
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teacher wellbeing index
The Annual Teacher Wellbeing Index has found that almost 75 per-cent of teachers are stressed. Furthermore, over half of teachers have said they’ve considered leaving the profession due to mental health and wellbeing. We all know that these statistics simply aren’t good enough, so read on for more information. The
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Ofqual
Ofqual will make it easier for GCSE students to achieve top grades in French & German as of this summer. This comes amidst fears that “severe” grading is making students less likely to take the subjects. Read on to get all the information on the new grading system! With so
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