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Exclusions gathering momentum

Exclusions gathering momentum - 13-10-2017

The rate of exclusions seems to be gathering speed according to data from the DfE and the TES. In the year 2015/16 6,700 children were excluded permanently by schools according to the annual report from the DfE .
Talents of children with poor verbal skills overlooked

Talents of children with poor verbal skills overlooked - 13-10-2017

Learners with high spatial abilities, who tend to think initially in images before converting them into words, can excel in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects.
Children with SEN Are More Psychologically Stressed

Children with SEN Are More Psychologically Stressed - 10-10-2017

Between 18 and 27 per cent of children with SEN have ‘high’ or ‘very high’ psychological difficulties scores compared to between 11 and 13 per cent of children without SEN. A main aspect of this data is peer interaction, where children with SEN reported having much greater peer relationship problems.

Children with SEN Are More Psychologically Stressed - 10-10-2017

Between 18 and 27 per cent of children with SEN have ‘high’ or ‘very high’ psychological difficulties scores compared to between 11 and 13 per cent of children without SEN. A main aspect of this data is peer interaction, where children with SEN reported having much greater peer relationship problems, according to a report by the National Pupil Database.
Schools Are New Target For Ransom Virus

Schools Are New Target For Ransom Virus - 21-07-2017

Schools in the UK are being targeted by a new wave of viral computer ransom attacks encrypting all their financial and pupil records. They are being told that the quicker they respond and pay the ransom, the less they will be forced to pay.
When Disaster Strikes

When Disaster Strikes - 21-07-2017

What can schools do to help young people who have suffered trauma? Justine Wilson-Darke, Senior Operations Manager, Children & Young People Service for London, Victim Support explains.
UK neglecting youngsters hidden scientific talent study warns

UK neglecting youngsters hidden scientific talent study warns - 21-07-2017

Tens of thousands of highly able children are failing to get good science GCSEs because their innate talents are masked by poor verbal reasoning skills.
Heads Should lose obsession with league tables – New Ofsted Chief

Heads Should lose obsession with league tables – New Ofsted Chief - 21-07-2017

Headteachers who restrict the curriculum and exclude pupils from exams to keep up their league results are doing their pupils a disservice.
One in 20 young children never read a picture book

One in 20 young children never read a picture book - 06-06-2017

One in 20 British parents with children aged between three and seven report that their child has never read a picture book. That’s about 200,000 young children who have never been exposed to a picture book, according to research undertaken by Ebookadabra in partnership with Censuswide.

Open Question Mindset - Webinar - 04-05-2017

This page contains the details required to view the recording of Peter Worley's webinar - Facilitating an Open Question Mindset
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