By Deborah Lawson, General Secretary of Voice: the union for education professionals In the last three years, we have experienced two general elections, two referendums, two political party leadership elections, one change of Prime Minister and two E..
The NDLE brings together educators from across Wales to identify and share examples of good digital practice currently taking place in schools and colleges across Wales.
Changes to the Welsh curriculum mean digital skills are now developed and taugh..
In regulating national assessments, Ofqual’s objectives are to promote standards and confidence in statutory early years assessments and primary assessments at key stage 1 and key stage 2. Our key concern is that assessments should be valid; this res..
The quality of UCL’s education has been recognised by a Silver award under the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).
The TEF Panel of assessors judged that outcomes for UCL students are excellent, and in regards to highly skilled employment or furthe..
This statistical first release sets out details including:
numbers of teachers and support staff in service
characteristics of teachers and support staff
teachers’ qualifications and curriculum
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..
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..
Pexels.Despite computing education in UK schools going through a massive revolution over the past few years to try and make it more relevant to our increasingly technology driven lives, the new GCSE in computer science has failed to attract much inte..
A blog by Lorna Harvey, Acting Senior Education Officer
for Numeracy and Mathematics
Last year ( August 2016), we published draft Benchmarks for literacy and English and for numeracy and mathematics with the aim of providing clarity on the national ..
Key stage 2 tests: how to access results and test scripts
Standards and Testing Agency
National curriculum assessments: key stage 2 tests
8 July 2014
20 June 2017,
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