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by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jun 10, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

Re: Life without school

Ex-Ofsted chief: failure to plan for reopening of schools is ‘astonishing’ Sir Michael Wilshaw criticises lack of consultation with heads to make classes in England safe https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/10/ex-ofsted-chief-michael-wilshaw-failure-reopening-schools-england-astonishing-co...
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jun 10, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Boris Johnson urged to set out recovery plan for schools in England
Ministers warned country may face ‘educational poverty’ if no strategy in place for September

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... in-england
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jun 09, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Child education 'risks being forgotten' as England prioritises economy
Commissioner says pubs and shops will reopen while most children cannot go to school

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... n-business
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Plans to reopen English primary schools before summer in disarray

Government sources acknowledge practicalities too difficult for all children to return

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... n-disarray
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jun 08, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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‘We're still waiting’: schools lack free laptops pledged for poorer GCSE pupils As secondaries prepare to open more widely, most heads have seen none of the devices promised to help disadvantaged teenagers https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/07/were-still-waiting-schools-still-lack-free-l...
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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'There’s been a few tears': England's teachers on the return to school

Staff say it was a mostly happy moment to see children back in classrooms empty for 10 weeks

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -to-school
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jun 04, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Organise catch-up summer schools to help disadvantaged pupils, UK told Children’s commissioner concerned that by September millions of students will have missed six months of school Coronavirus – latest updates https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/03/organise-catch-up-summer-schools-to-hel...
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Fresh fears over primary schools after staff test positive for Covid-19 Derby school remains closed as unions question safety of wider reopening across England https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/02/fresh-fears-primary-schools-staff-test-positive-covid-19-derby-wider-reopening-england-cor...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jun 02, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Home school in Dagenham: three children, no tablet, no computer

As headteachers complain that little promised tech has arrived, one family tell of their daily lockdown struggle

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... o-computer
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jun 01, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Coronavirus: Schools expect half of pupils will stay home as year groups return Many parents sceptical about return of reception, year 1 and year 6 in England during coronavirus crisis https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/01/schools-expect-half-of-pupils-will-stay-home-as-year-groups-return
by JIM CURRAN
Sat May 30, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Home schooling boosts parents' interest in teaching as a career Survey of 2,000 people in lockdown across the UK also finds a growing respect for teachers among parents of school-age children https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/may/30/home-schooling-boosts-parents-interest-in-teaching-as-a-ca...
by JIM CURRAN
Fri May 29, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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A new study published by London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE) suggests school days could become half an hour longer in order to stop the so-called “COVID generation” falling behind after lockdown. Covid-19 school shutdowns: What will they do to our children's education? http://cep...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue May 26, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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TikTok and a shoulder to cry on: why pupils in Gloucestershire wish lockdown school would never end

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -never-end
by JIM CURRAN
Mon May 25, 2020 7:39 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 101
Views: 10893

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Distanced drop-offs and protective bubbles: England's new school rules
The schools reopening from 1 June will look very different to the ones that closed in March

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... hool-rules
by JIM CURRAN
Sun May 24, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Another excellent blogspot from Pamela Snow
Replies: 1
Views: 616

Re: Another excellent blogspot from Pamela Snow

Excellent and timely blog, a must read. Thanks Jenny.