Use props, break the problem down and stay positive.
Childcare is increasingly expensive for parents – and staff are leaving the sector.
School leaders fear they are facing bankruptcy.
Higher fees might well be the best option.
The pandemic has has a serious impact on school pupils – but a record number have applied to university.
The tax exemptions enjoyed by the UK’s charitable private schools are estimated to equate to 6% of England’s annual state school budget
Children often aren’t aware of how much has been lost in recent generations.
More hours of teaching might benefit children’s recovery in the short term but put teachers under dangerous pressure.
Inclusive education has been promoted since the 1970s. But research shows children with disabilities are still excluded from school activities and sports in particular
A one-off premium for moving to a challenging school, or another part of the country, is a lacklustre response to a big shortage. It’s also been tried before.
Universities are responsible for the majority of teacher training and eduation in England. The government is set on shifting the focus to schools
The way students have been marked has changed, but that doesn’t mean they don’t deserve their grades.
The pandemic completely disrupted normal school life. Being part of a multi-academies enabled schools to support their pupils, their staff and their communities.
Women are often drawn to teaching because of the supposed life-work balance. Extreme workloads and inflexible school structures means too many quit early.
From nursery closures to families self-isolating, COVID has disrupted children’s access to pre-school care. This impacts their development, and their parents’ ability to work
Academic progress seems to be the government’s primary concern. But school pupils have experienced lockdown learning – and losses – in a myriad ways
Phones have the potential to help children learn, but UK teachers need evidence-based guidance on phone use in schools
In focusing on the socio-economic roots of underachievement, the UK government is side-stepping how institutional racism impacts on learning. Schools have a vital role to play in undoing this
In the absence of explicit national legislation against hair-based discrimination, young people are demanding fairer rules - and a culture shift.
We heard the views of 211 primary school staff in Wales on the return to school.