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Report: State schools need wellbeing officers to beat Britain’s health crisis

Every state secondary school should appoint a head of wellbeing to counter a health and fitness crisis amongst today’s schoolchildren, says a report published today.









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Abolish GCSEs or face talent crisis, warns head of CBI

GCSEs should be scrapped if the UK is going to properly nurture the business leaders of tomorrow, and an overhaul to the EU is needed for companies to thrive, according to an influential business leader.









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Headteachers warn of job losses as schools face budget crisis

Schools will have to sack teachers, increase class sizes and drop subjects from the curriculum in the new year because of a squeeze on budgets, head teachers are warning. They predict a “perfect storm”, not of their making.









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Ministers warned of crisis in teacher recruitment

Education experts last night warned of a looming teacher shortage crisis after official figures showed that the Government had missed its recruitment targets in key subjects for three years in a row.









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Longer school days will help learning crisis in white working class children, DfE says

Longer school days could help improve the poor performance of white working class children, the Government has admitted.









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Shock slump in English A-level candidates blamed on GCSE marking crisis

The number of pupils taking English at A-level has slumped this summer, with experts pinning the blame on the crisis over marking GCSE exams in the subject two years ago.









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‘Gross negligence’: Tristram Hunt challenges Gove’s handling of Trojan Horse schools crisis

Labour will today charge Education Secretary Michael Gove with “gross negligence” over his handling of the Birmingham “Trojan Horse” investigation into an alleged hard-line Islamic takeover of schools.









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Tristram Hunt challenges Michael Gove’s handling of Trojan Horse schools crisis

Labour will today charge Education Secretary Michael Gove with “gross negligence” over his handling of the Birmingham “Trojan Horse” investigation into an alleged hard-line Islamic takeover of schools.









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Do academies have an identity crisis?

Why do we need to keep explaining what academies are?
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Crisis in primary places as one in seven children fail to win admission to their first choice school

Teachers’ leaders warned of a crisis in primary school places on a day when thousands of parents had to face up to the disappointment of not getting their child into their first-choice school.









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