The Costs of Collaboration
Collaboration is a hot topic for education and the wider public sector and looks set to continue as a key consideration for school leaders for the foreseeable future.
Vulnerable Children’s Access to Examinations at KS 4
Vulnerable Children's Access to Examinations at Key Stage 4 is a 169-page research report by NFER commissioned by the DfES examining barriers to vulnerable children accessing examinations at the end of key stage 4 and identifying strategies to overcome them.
Teaching Children to Read
A report focusing on current childrens reading practice in schools. Issued by the House of Commons Education and Skills Committee.
Mental health of children and young people in Great Britain
A DfES survey on the prevalence of mental disorders among 5 to 16 year olds in each of the main disorder categories emotional conduct hyperkinetic and autistic spectrum disorders.
Education for All
A document from the Stonewall lobby group offering guidance for schools on tackling homophobic bullying.
Antisocial behaviour strategies
Document examining public attitudes towards antisocial behaviour (ASB) and possible solutions in three case study neighbourhoods with high levels of ASB.
Obesity among children under 11
Department of Health research document analysing data compiled between 1995 and 2004 on obesity in children below age 11 living in the UK .
Curriculum and progression in the arts
This international 58 page survey by the National Foundation for Educational Research (NFER) is commissioned by the QCA and examines the place of the arts in the curriculum in 21 countries including England as part of the international review of curriculum and assessment frameworks (INCA) project.
This is an 84-page government document that outlines a number of key proposals and opportunities for young people. These proposals are intended to help schools deliver the 14-19 curriculum.