Tag: budgets

school cost-cutters

School Cost-Cutting: £500,000 For Essential Maintenance Withheld

The government is withholding £500,000 for essential repairs from 17 schools in a school cost-cutting measure. This is because the schools haven’t agreed to a visit from Lord Agnew’s cost-cutters. This comes just days after even more conditions that schools must meet to receive maintenance money. Keep reading to get all the details!

teacher salaries

Teacher Salaries: By 2022, Starting Salary Will Be £30k

We all know that the government like to announce things that give the impression of benefiting teachers, especially in the run-up to a potential election. And now, teacher salaries are the focus of the latest announcement. The government has confirmed that by 2022, starting salaries for teachers will have increased to £30,000. This marks a huge increase of 25 per cent (£6,000). The aim is to make the profession more competitive in the graduate labour market. Keep reading to see how the government will implement this and more importantly, how they will pay for it!

school funding

School Funding Exposed In Channel 4 Documentary

A new Channel 4 documentary is sending a businessman into a school undercover as a TA, with the aim of exposing how bad the funding crisis is.

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