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17 May 2020
There is now overwhelming evidence to back up the claim that there is now a major problem with ageism in the teaching profession. Experienced teachers and older professionals are highly valued by pupils, parents and newly (and recently) qualified teachers. However, it is definitely the case that some headteachers and school leaderships are not convinced.
17 May 2020
It’s unusual for any government of the day to support a Private Member’s Bill, but following a newspaper campaign, the bill introduced by Labour MP, Mike Amesbury, has received almost universal support across the House of Commons and is set to become law.
28 Apr 2020
American teachers face a wide array of on-the-job risks, but the major one brought to light by the recent SARS-CoV-2 outbreak is disease transmission. The CDC stated that in order to prevent mass infection during an outbreak, groups of 10 or more should be avoided.
21 Apr 2020
Closing schools has to be the correct decision in the circumstances. The case can certainly be made, though, that this should have happened earlier, before Coronavirus took too firm a hold on the
28 Mar 2020
A funny thing happened as I was preoccupied with my life in February. At the time, I was busy with work and satisfied with the stock market reaching all-time highs.
22 Mar 2020
Behaviour is a massive issue for schools. There are some schools where the behaviour of pupils is consistently good or even outstanding. However, for the majority of schools dealing
08 Mar 2020
By their junior and senior years in high school, most students have an idea about whether they are college-bound, and if they are, what degree they are interested in earning.
08 Mar 2020
It is inevitable, really, isn’t it? Something totally predictable when Governments are obsessed by league tables, by GCSE and A level results, by success at SATs and by how the Daily Mail might view
29 Feb 2020
Obesity is out of control. There is no other way to put it. The “supersizing” culture is damaging our health. Treating every meal like an all you can eat buffet is not just
23 Feb 2020
Autism is a specified disability under the 2010 Equalities Act. That fact shouldn’t come as a surprise. But judging from the high level of exclusions, frequently illegal, that are squeezed in