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LGBT: Your FAQs answered

4 July 2018

There are a range of LGBT issues and considerations in schools, and teachers may sometimes be ...

Editorial Comment: Money, money, money

The voices are growing louder still – when will the education secretary act to fund education properly and to address the legacy of austerity, asks Deborah Lawson...
SecEd 518: Thursday, July 5

SecEd 518: Thursday, July 5

The final edition of SecEd for this academic year published on Thursday, July 5. The next edition will be our All-Scotland edition on August 30, followed by our first UK-wide edition on Thursday, September 6. For more information, email and to register for our free weekly (during term-time) ebulletin offering best practice, news and commentary, go to

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Guide To: GDPR

27 June 2018

SecEd's latest Guide To focuses on GDPR and aims to help schools self-evaluation and review their ...


What is the biggest driver of teacher workload?

VOTE Inspection preparation (22%)

VOTE Excessive marking (59%)

VOTE Lesson/weekly planning (3%)

VOTE Data recording/analysis (6%)

VOTE Basic admin/support tasks (1%)

VOTE Staff meetings (3%)

VOTE Setting/reviewing pupil targets (1%)

VOTE Curriculum/qualification change (2%)

VOTE Government policy/initiatives (3%)

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