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Bullying: Fifth of young people in UK have been victims in past year – report A fifth of young people in the UK have been bullied in the past 12 months, an annual report has found. Read more here Continue Reading
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The Education Policy Institute has published its latest assessment of the free schools programme in England. The new report draws on the most recent data from the Department for Education, providing the most detailed, up to date findings on free schools Read more here Continue Reading
Career ambitions ‘already limited by age of seven’ By the age of seven, children are already facing limits on their future aspirations in work, according to a report from the OECD international economics think tank. Read more here Continue Reading
Homeschooling on rise as some parents teach children themselves to avoid prosecution for truancy Homeschooling is on the rise, figures show, with some parents teaching their children themselves to avoid prosecution and fines. Read more here Continue Reading
Regions receiving biggest rise in school funding revealed The East Midlands and the South West are among the biggest winners out of a government boost to school funding. Both regions will get a 5% increase in per pupil... Continue Reading
The Future Shape of the Education System The Confederation of School Trusts (CST) today launches its sector-led ‘white paper’ on the future shape of the education system in England at a conference for 200 trust leaders in Lancashire... Continue Reading
Funding pledge leaves schools where they were 13 years ago – report A major pledge to boost school coffers will reverse recent budget cuts, but leave schools where they were 13 years ago, according to a respected economic think tank. Read more... Continue Reading