from www.shutterstock.comYoung people face serious threats to their safety and well-being. Crime data shows that 16 to 24-year-olds are more likely to be victims of violent crime than any other age group. In a recent YouGov poll, 63% of women and 26%..
New research project on Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
The Education Policy Institute is pleased to announce a new research project which will investigate how the system for identifying children with Special Educational Needs and Disabili..
The lower educational attainment of looked after children compared with their peers not in care has long been the subject of interest and research. The dominant position is that the reason behind these poorer outcomes is a ‘care system’ (including so..
David Willetts was minister for universities and science in the coalition government from 2010 to 2014, when the cap on tuition fees was raised to £9,000 per year in England and Wales. In his new book, A University Education, he provides a defence of..
The number of late GCSE entries in England has dropped by just under 10% from 487,250 to 439,710, but continue to represent approximately 3% of all GCSE entries.
Number of late AS and A level entries in England has also dropped by almos..
Head teachers' leaders are “extremely disappointed” by what they say is the Budget's failure to address “urgent” school funding shortages in England.
Geoff Barton, leader of the ASCL heads' union, said extra cash for maths was a “drop..
“Learning and laughing together”; this was how a former tutee, and now on-going friend of over 20 years, summed up my influence on his life and my personal contribution to life-long education. He wrote that compliment on my Facebook page when he hear..
This guide helps you prepare and submit your school’s 2018 census return.
Census day for registered general hospital schools is Thursday 18 January 2018.
The census records:
teaching and pupil numbers
pupils with special educational needs
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Updated: Added link to the 2018 guide for local authorities in 'Collection documents'.
The school exclusion reviews data collection is a statutory return that all local authorities submit to us every January. You must complete statutory dat..