News from January, 2019

Please find a list of every news article from January, 2019 below:

New Year’s Honours 2020

No, it’s not a typo, it is an opportunity to think about how school governors and trustees gain recognition for their services to education. The number of governors awarded honours in this New Year’s Honours list 2019 is only just out of ...

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Posted: 7th Jan 2019

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The January 2019 School Census

The school census is a statutory census that takes place during the autumn, spring and summer terms. The census collects information about individual pupils and about the schools themselves. Schools must complete statutory censuses by law unless ...

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Posted: 8th Jan 2019

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Plans to teach basic first aid in schools

The Education Secretary has underlined the importance of every child having the chance to learn life-saving skills such as CPR. Plans for health education and first aid to be taught in every school are to be rolled out from 2020. The British ...

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Posted: 9th Jan 2019

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DfE Passport of Enrichment Activities

The Department for Education (DfE) has published a passport of enrichment for children up to the age of 11. They believe that giving young people the opportunity to try new things and develop new skills can be hugely beneficial. They also believe ...

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Posted: 10th Jan 2019

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New Complaints Guidance

The Department for Education has issued new Complaints Guidance for maintained schools. Under section 29(2) of the Education Act 2002, governing bodies of maintained schools must ‘have regard to any guidance given from time to time (in relation ...

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Posted: 14th Jan 2019

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