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How to improve your child’s school attendance and where to get support  

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This article has been updated on 29 February 2024 to reflect the latest information. For most pupils, the best place to be  is in school, surrounded by the support of their friends and teachers. This is important not just for your child’s …

The King's New Year Honours list 2024: honours for contributions to education, skills and children’s social care

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NY Honours 2024

Over 90 Brits from across the country have been recognised in the King’s New Year Honours for their contribution to education, skills and children’s social care.   Foster carers, campaigners, educators and fundraisers have been awarded an OBE, MBE, DBE, …

Gender questioning children: Everything you need to know about new draft guidance for schools

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In recent years, an increasing number of children have been questioning their gender. This is why we have published new guidance for teachers on how best to support these students in schools and colleges. In England, children can’t obtain a …

The National Education Nature Park: how to get involved

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Nature Parks

Launched in October with the Natural History Museum and the Royal Horticultural Society, the National Education Nature Park offers children and young people the opportunity to take hands-on action to improve biodiversity and tackle climate change. Schools, colleges and nurseries …