This month we have a series of blogs from young people who are weeks away from graduating and are about to enter the world of work. In these blogs, the graduates will be discussing how university prepared them for their future careers. Our fifth blog..
Updated: Added the exceptional learning support – cost form: 2017 to 2018.
The exceptional learning support (ELS) cost form must be used to submit estimated and final costs for each learner whose learning support costs exceed £19,000.
Learners who r..
Updated: Extended review date: DfE has reviewed and republished this guidance and confirmed it is up to date.
This is guidance about creating study programmes for young people with:
an education, health and care plan
a learning difficulty assessme..
Responding to the Queen’s Speech today and the announcement of the Government’s legislative programme for the next two years, ASCL, ATL, NAHT and NUT issued this joint statement:
“The Government is not listening to voters. The General Election campa..
The House of Lords will discuss the new government's plans for the year ahead, as set out in the Queen's Speech during the State Opening of Parliament, in a series of debates starting on Wednesday 21 June.
After formally thanking the Qu..
Over the years one of the things that has struck me about the nature of teaching and learning in higher education is the emphasis given to ‘teaching’ as opposed to ‘learning’. Most of us now routinely include learning outcomes in our course and modul..
Many students of geology at school and university are puzzled by basin analysis; is it important – given that it’s possibly more to do with bathrooms than finding barrels of oil?
Although Basin Analysis most certainly does not have anything to do wi..
Young people who went through pre-school education are much more likely to do well in international Pisa tests when they are teenagers, says the OECD.
But the international think tank says to maximise the benefits of early years education, there need..
Children who write for pleasure achieve significantly better results in the subject in the classroom, National Literacy Trust research suggests.
Those who like writing outside class are seven times more likely to write above the expected level for th..
Global pledges to provide education for all young people show little chance of being achieved, according to annual figures from the United Nations.
There are 264 million young people without access to school, with few signs of progress, says Unesco.