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by JIM CURRAN
Sun Sep 20, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

A £35,000 in-school Covid testing machine? Only in the private sector

The equality gap widens in UK classrooms as state headteachers urge Boris Johnson to take action

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ate-sector
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Sep 19, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

Coronavirus symptoms: how to tell if you have a common cold, flu or Covid

Fever, runny nose, headache? Your guide to differentiating between the three illnesses

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... -nhs-guide
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:37 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The battle over dyslexia
Replies: 0
Views: 12

The battle over dyslexia

It was once a widely accepted way of explaining why some children struggled to read and write. But in recent years, some experts have begun to question the existence of dyslexia itself.

https://www.theguardian.com/news/2020/s ... ffordshire
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Sep 17, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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Up to 25,000 teachers in England self-isolating due to Covid fears
Shortage of tests worsening schools’ difficulties, with some reporting 20% of teachers absent

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/202 ... ovid-fears
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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'It's my calling': new teachers in a pandemic – meet the class of 2020 One has left the navy to pursue a dream. Another feels his working-class roots will be a boon. We talk to three new teachers about their hopes for the job https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/sep/15/its-my-calling-new-teach...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:47 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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England's schools 'will grind to a halt' unless Covid testing improves

Heads warn that education system faces paralysis as staff and students forced to stay home

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... heads-warn
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Disadvantaged families and inequality
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Disadvantaged families and inequality

Disadvantaged families in England could face generations of inequality

Government’s social mobility commission warns of ‘deep unfairness’ in worst-hit areas

https://www.theguardian.com/society/202 ... l-mobility
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Sep 13, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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'Let your kids get bored': emergency advice from teachers on schooling at home

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ng-at-home
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Sep 09, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

Getting kids back to school was easy compared with what will come next
There needs to be a strategy to prevent Covid-19 infections spread in schools from reaching the wider community

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfr ... infections
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Sep 06, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

Boris Johnson’s catch-up tutoring 'will arrive too late' for pupils who need it most The £350m initiative promised by Boris Johnson will not be in place in schools until spring 2021, warn unions https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/sep/06/boris-johnsons-catch-up-tutoring-will-arrive-too-late-f...
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Sep 04, 2020 7:38 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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Pupils with special needs 'forgotten' as English schools reopen

Study says 20,000 Send children are unlikely to resume classes because of safety concerns

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ols-reopen
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Sep 02, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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Global report: schools across Europe reopen as Covid cases grow
Parents and teachers fear face masks and other measures not enough to prevent second wave

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... cases-grow
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Sep 02, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

Global report: schools across Europe reopen as Covid cases grow

Parents and teachers fear face masks and other measures not enough to prevent second wave
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

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The Secret Teacher: I’m genuinely petrified we aren’t properly prepared Teachers risk being the real casualty here … we’re under strain with the lack of rehearsals and little empathy https://www.irishtimes.com/news/education/the-secret-teacher-i-m-genuinely-petrified-we-aren-t-properly-prepared-1.43...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:03 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 126
Views: 19721

Re: Life without school

Gap between rich and poor pupils in England 'grows by 46% in a year'
Disadvantaged and BAME pupils lost more learning in lockdown and need urgent support, researchers say

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... tudy-finds