Tuesday 22nd Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
TEACHERS and students have “struggled to get to grips” with changes to A-level exams, unions warned yesterday as school leavers collected their results.
The national proportion of As and A*s rose for the first time in six years, with boys scoring better than girls for the...
Friday 18th Aug 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
SCOTTISH teachers are expected to start the new academic year amid crippling staff shortages after councils reported that 500 teaching positions have not been filled.
Teaching unions are demanded action after the shocking finding was revealed, arguing that recruitment of new teachers...
Wednesday 16th Aug 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Education cuts mean we are losing the intrinsic value of the arts, writes an ANONYMOUS TEACHER
Wednesday 2nd Aug 2017
More and more qualified educators are quitting the squeezed profession
Wednesday 26th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Teachers are in a unique position as social justice advocates, not just educational advocates, writes CHRIS SMITH
Tuesday 25th Jul 2017
RESEARCHERS laid into the “burning injustices” in the education system yesterday after finding that half of pupils expelled from school have recognised mental health problems.
The Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) found that on average 35 children are excluded...
Friday 21st Jul 2017
Teachers, Parents and Kids Fight for our Education (While Greening Stays at Home)
Monday 17th Jul 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
ADULTS are pessimistic about young people’s chances in life, especially in relation to education, according to a new study published today.
Only 41 per cent agree that people have equal opportunities to get ahead, compared with 53 per cent who said the same in 2008, the survey by...
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
MINISTERS are considering axing plans for hundreds of free schools as they try to plug a gap in the education budget, it was revealed yesterday.
The government is struggling to keep a Tory general election manifesto pledge to increase the education budget by £4 billion, forcing...