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What does the Autumn Statement mean for schools, colleges, universities, nurseries and other education settings?

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Autumn Statement

The Chancellor Jeremy Hunt delivered the Autumn Statement on Thursday 17 November setting out the Government’s continued commitment to ensuring every child, young person, and adult can access world class education.

What is the National Education Nature Park? And how are we working with the Natural History Museum to teach children about climate change? Your questions answered

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Education is one of the key tools we have in the fight against climate change. Here’s what you need to know about how we are working with the Natural History Museum to deliver the National Education Nature Park and climate …

Children are eligible for flu virus and COVID-19 booster vaccines – here’s what you need to know

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A child being vaccinated.

Getting vaccinated against the flu virus and COVID-19 offers the best protection. Not only does it protect us as individuals but also those around us and limits the disruption to pupils’ education. Here’s what you need to know about the …

What you need to know about PE and access to football on the curriculum

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Reports have suggested the government has ‘refused’ to commit to ensuring girls’ equal access to football in PE lessons, despite the Lionesses’ victory in the Women’s EURO 2022. These claims are untrue. The National Curriculum for PE in schools does …

How we are ensuring all schools have lifesaving defibrillators

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On 12 September, the Department for Education sent a survey to all schools in England to determine how many automated external defibrillators (AEDs) exist across the school estate. The term ‘automated external defibrillator’ refers to defibrillators that can be placed …