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education disadvantage gap

Education Disadvantage Gap Has Stopped Narrowing For The First Time

The education disadvantage gap has stopped narrowing for the first time in 11 years. The new report from the EPI paints a difficult picture of education.

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More schools than ever are attempting to tackle teacher workload

Helping With Teacher Workload: More Schools Than Ever Are Trying

According to a new survey, more schools than ever are trying to tackle the ongoing workload crisis. But not everyone agrees.

Closest Schools Rejected By Most Parents

At Mark Mate, we’re incredibly passionate about making sure teachers can be at their absolute best. Naturally, this follows through to schools as well. The largest study of state secondary schools in England has been carried out by students at the Universities of Cambridge & Bristol. It had some eye-opening results.

Is It Time To Change PE?

There was nothing worse than having to go outside in shorts and a t-shirt to play rugby in the dead of winter (for some of us at least!). But play rugby we did, or football or cricket or whatever sport had to be ticked off that week. That’s the way PE was and has been for years upon years. But now, if you ask Lings Primary School in Northampton, it’s time for a change.

Three Education Companies That Have Experienced Success On Dragons’ Den

It’s no secret that Mark Mate was featured on Dragons’ Den last November. In case you hadn’t heard, our episode is being repeated Sunday May 26th. To celebrate the repeat, we thought we’d take a look at some other education companies that have experienced success in the Den.