Life without school

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Thu Jul 02, 2020 9:47 am

Nursery closures 'hugely damaging' to young, warns charity
Sutton Trust asks UK government to back early-years providers as 34% in deprived areas expect to fold

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ns-charity

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Fri Jul 03, 2020 8:57 am

English schools to open full time in September with few restrictions
Government guidance leads headteachers to complain of ‘mind-boggling’ practical difficulties

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... strictions

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sat Jul 04, 2020 8:56 am

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... f-covid-19

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Mon Jul 06, 2020 3:59 pm

Our school systems are broken. Let's grab this chance to remake them
Peter Hyman

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfr ... emake-them

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Wed Jul 08, 2020 2:23 pm

Headteachers across England call for exams to be cut back next year

Exclusive: thousands of heads urge ministers to act to avert mental health crisis among pupils who have lost months of learning

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -next-year

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sat Jul 11, 2020 7:58 am

MPs warn about bias in predicted results for pupils in England

Commons committee also concerned BAME pupils are at a disadvantage in appeals system

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ls-england

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sun Jul 12, 2020 8:56 pm

For years, we have failed those not going to university. We have to get it right this time

A promised revolution in further education and apprenticeships is an admirable goal

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfr ... -this-time

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Mon Jul 13, 2020 1:25 pm

Gender gap in children's reading grew in UK lockdown – survey

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... own-survey

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Tue Jul 14, 2020 8:02 am

Half of exam-year UK pupils given no school work since March, finds study

Students who missed out on six months of education due to Covid-19 lockdown will fall behind, fear report’s authors

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... inds-study

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Fri Jul 17, 2020 8:13 am

Ministers urged to overhaul early years services in England

Children’s commissioner says whole pre-school sector needs reform as well as more funding

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... in-england

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sat Jul 25, 2020 7:49 am

UK children could 'lose 3% of lifetime earnings' due to lockdown school closures

Royal Society report warns without catch up younger children potentially face loss of £40,000 future income

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... l-closures

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sat Jul 25, 2020 8:51 am

'No plan B' for exams if schools disrupted in autumn

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-53432106

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:26 pm

Anxious middle-classes look to private schools after coronavirus disruption

Exodus will create an even larger divide between affluent and disadvantaged pupils

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... disruption

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Tue Jul 28, 2020 7:31 am

Unions call for teachers in England to be able to wear face masks

Government says risk of Covid-19 transmission in schools is limited due to existing controls

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... face-masks

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Thu Jul 30, 2020 7:53 am

Women 'put careers on hold' to home school during UK Covid-19 lockdown

New research from UCL reveals impact of coronavirus pandemic on parenting, work and finances across four generations

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... 9-lockdown

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