The physical and virtual elements of today’s higher education learning environment place greater emphasis on the effective and efficient experience of learners. Technology enables their 24/7 learning world to progress quicker information translation ..
Shutterstock.We may be living in the digital age, but reading books is still a big part of growing up. And the books that young people read – and how difficult they are – can have a massive impact on their ability to understand exam questions, tell f..
A letter from Lisa Mannell, Regional Schools Commissioner for South-West England, to the members and trustees of St Anthony’s Trust setting out her concerns about St Anthony’s Academy.
The Commissioner has given written notice of the Secretary of St..
Are you concerned about the impact social media and screen-use are having on young people? If so, MPs are looking to hear your thoughts.
The Commons Science and Technology Committee has announced an inquiry into the impact of social media and screen..
STA assessment update: 20 February 2018
Latest information and actions from the Standards and Testing Agency (STA) for schools, academies, local authorities and academy trusts.
Published 20 February 2018
Standards and T..
Updated: Added guidance for using the inspection data summary report (IDSR) for 16 to 19 and removed documents about the old inspection dashboard.
The Inspection Data Summary Report (IDSR) replaces the old inspection dashboard. Log in to Analyse Sch..
The BERA Postgraduate Forum research symposium I attended provided me with the opportunity to present my work in a supportive and critically constructive environment, providing me with invaluable feedback and suggestions with regards to my next stage..
How are successful schools measured? By being judged ‘1’ by Ofsted? By excellent SATs or A-level results in a single year? By being popular with parents and having buoyant admissions? No. It is learning that holds the key to success for any organisat..
As a doctoral student, BERA’s Postgraduate Forum symposium on research methodology seemed the perfect opportunity to present the methodological aspects of my research to a critical audience before I had to defend my decisions in the viva. Description..
The new Secretary of State for Education, Damian Hinds, has made addressing workload one of his top three priorities. The public perception of teachers wasting time needlessly filling in form after form grasps the issue but misses the point. It’s not..