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Hot weather and heatwaves: guidance for schools and other education settings

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heatwave guidance

There are several ways that schools can make changes to keep children safe in hot weather, especially as children are more at risk of becoming ill with heat-related issues than adults.  The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) has published updated guidance …

UCU marking and assessment boycott and teacher training: what you need to know

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ITT training

The University and College Union (UCU) announced a national marking and assessment boycott earlier this year, as part of strike action. This means that some university students might not receive their degree on time in 2023. The marking boycott has …

Why is school attendance so important and what are the risks of missing a day?

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School attendance

Being around teachers and friends in a school or college environment is the best way for pupils to learn and reach their potential. Time in school also keeps children safe and provides access to extra-curricular opportunities and pastoral care.   That’s …