Learn Explore Debate Events – April 2017

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As part of our continuing work as the Department for Education’s (DfE) strategic partner for early years and childcare, Action for Children are holding the next round of Learn Explore Debate (LED) events in April 2017.

This event will offer a unique..

‘No one’s a winner in school shake-up’

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Steve Hillier laughs at the suggestion that he is a winner in the great battle over the new schools funding formula. He certainly does not feel like one.

Mr Hillier is head of the Gryphon School in the pretty Dorset market town of Sherborne, which w..

Funding agencies merge

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The Education Funding Agency and Skills Funding Agency are to merge to become one body.

The new, single funding agency – to be called the Education and Skills Funding Agency – will sit within the Department for Education and operate from April 2017…

In the Wake of Westminster…

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In the wake of the Westminster Bridge attack (22/3/2017), teachers around the country face pupils’ questions and attempt to offer explanations that they, like everyone else, are unprepared for. Yet, their ability to create safe space for, facilitate ..