Baccalaureates fail to set the heather alight

28 August 2014

Baccalaureates were introduced to Scotland five years ago amid government claims of deeper learning and critical-thinking, but now teachers want this “added complication” to be scrapped in the wake of low uptake.

At a glance headlines: August 28, 2014

28 August 2014

The educational use that proceeds of crime are being put to and a special award for a Glasgow's work with children with additional needs are among this week's At a glance headlines for SecEd's annual all-Scottish edition.

England’s teachers worse off in OECD comparison

3 July 2014

Heads and teachers leaders have seized upon an international study into teaching and learning to highlight what they claim is the coalition’s poor handling of the education system since 2010.

NSPCC publishes new resources

3 July 2014

Two sets of resources have been launched by the NSPCC to help tackle child abuse and to spot the signs of neglect.

At a glance headlines: July 3

3 July 2014

An inquiry into how we support vulnerable children, recognition for brilliant eTwinning projects, and early bird booking for SecEd's Pupil Premium conference are among the At a glance headlines for July 3, 2014.

Stacey boxes her way to success

3 July 2014

A learning support assistant at a Manchester school has punched her way to a silver medal at the Women’s European Boxing Championship in Bucharest.

At a glance headlines: June 26, 2014

26 June 2014

A country-wide school sports survey, new mental health guidance, the return of the DfE Exams Helpline and a College of Teaching update are among the SecEd At a glance headlines for June 26, 2014.

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