Life without school

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Sun Apr 25, 2021 8:31 am

Social mobility study to assess lockdown effect on teenagers in England

Academics will follow progress of 10,000 poorer students affected by the Covid-19 pandemic




https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/ ... in-england

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Thu Apr 29, 2021 8:42 pm

Children read more challenging books in lockdowns, data reveals

Report on reading habits of more than one million children also finds they read longer books, particularly during school closures

https://www.theguardian.com/books/2021/ ... n-lockdown

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Fri Apr 30, 2021 7:11 am

Schools struggling to access tutoring programme for disadvantaged children
Schools leaders say there is a shortage of qualified tutors in some parts of England

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... d-children

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Sun May 02, 2021 11:47 am

NHS England draws up plan to give Covid jabs to children 12 and over
Contingency planning in place to vaccinate secondary school pupils at start of new academic year

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/ ... 2-and-over

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Tue May 04, 2021 7:20 am

England’s nursery schools driven towards extinction, says survey

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

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Wed May 05, 2021 7:25 am

Call for masks to remain compulsory in England’s schools

Letter to education minister urges government not to relax rule yet and highlights long Covid concerns

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/ ... ools-covid

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Post by JIM CURRAN » Fri May 07, 2021 9:36 pm

Pupils should keep wearing masks into the summer, Sage told ministers

New document adds to health expert and union concerns over education secretary’s plan to change advice on face coverings in class

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -ministers

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Wed May 12, 2021 9:21 pm

Scottish pupils face ‘mental health crisis’ due to lack of exam support

Unions and young people urge incoming education secretary to take immediate action over ‘ghost exams’

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/202 ... am-support

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Re: Life without school

Post by JIM CURRAN » Fri May 14, 2021 6:51 am

Helping pupils in England catch up on lost learning will cost £13.5bn – report

‘Significant investment’ beyond existing £1.7bn needed to deliver on PM’s promise that ‘no child is left behind’ after pandemic

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... 5bn-report

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