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by JIM CURRAN
Tue Sep 12, 2023 6:53 am
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Topic: Only half of required number of trainee teachers recruited
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Only half of required number of trainee teachers recruited

Only half of required number of trainee secondary teachers in England recruited Figures show government is well short of 26,360 target amid crisis in teacher recruitment and retention https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/sep/12/only-half-of-required-number-of-trainee-secondary-teachers-in-engl...
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Sep 10, 2023 8:45 am
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Topic: England’s special educational needs crisis ‘out of control’
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England’s special educational needs crisis ‘out of control’

England’s special educational needs crisis ‘out of control’ amid record complaints Analysis shows that number of cases upheld has soared by 60%, with some children left without a school placement for over a year https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/sep/03/special-educational-needs-provision-cr...
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Aug 27, 2023 9:23 am
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Topic: North - South exam divide.
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North - South exam divide.

Ex-schools tsar blames Tories for north-south exam divide Sir Kevan Collins says government failure to back his £15bn post-Covid catch-up plan caused the stark disparity in this year’s English GCSE results https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/aug/27/ex-schools-tsar-blames-tories-for-north-sout...
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 15, 2023 7:59 am
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Topic: English universities to cap numbers on 'low value 'degrees
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English universities to cap numbers on 'low value 'degrees

In her excellent book 'Know Your Place' DR.Faiza Shaheen has a chapter ' Education: The Great Un - Equaliser' . This latest piece of proposed Government legislation just adds greater weight to her argument that the system is rigged against those from a working class background. Statistically, she es...
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jun 17, 2023 7:31 am
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Topic: Punishing Ofsted regime is driving us out of education
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Re: Punishing Ofsted regime is driving us out of education

Former Ofsted chief: school inspections should change after headteacher’s death Sir Michael Wilshaw says he now thinks differently about use of one-word headline grades in England https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/jun/16/former-ofsted-chief-school-inspections-should-change-after-headteacher...
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jun 11, 2023 8:14 am
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Topic: Children’s attention span ‘shorter than ever’ since Covid
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Children’s attention span ‘shorter than ever’ since Covid

Children’s attention span ‘shorter than ever’ since Covid crisis, say teachers in England Poll of primary teachers finds pupils more likely to complain about being bored and provoke others in class https://www.theguardian.com/education/2023/jun/07/children-attention-span-shorter-covid-crisis-teacher...