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by JIM CURRAN
Sun Nov 08, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

UK students: how are you affected by the lockdown in England?

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... rsity-life
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Nov 08, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: England's exam system is broken
Replies: 7
Views: 2281

Re: England's exam system is broken

Private and state schools bid to kill off GCSEs

A coalition of educators seeks alternative exams after summer algorithm chaos during Covid crisis

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -off-gcses
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Nov 06, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Nearly half of teachers in England worried about Covid safety

Calls for new risk assessments to be conducted in schools as second lockdown begins

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ty-schools
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Nov 05, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Anger as English secondary schools given last-minute rules on face coverings

Head teachers’ union says it ‘beggars belief’ that schools had to wait four days to be told

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -coverings
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Nov 02, 2020 8:52 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Covid: keeping England's schools open 'will lead to another lockdown'
Education unions call for schools to shut and university teaching to move online

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... r-lockdown
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Nov 01, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Universities have sidelined the science,' says academics' leader

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ics-leader
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Oct 31, 2020 8:32 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Children in poorer areas of England missing more schooling – study

Attendance rates at their lowest in high-Covid regions such as north-west and Yorkshire

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ling-study
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Oct 29, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

France orders children aged six and over to wear masks in school

National assembly votes to extend rule to primary schools as national lockdown starts

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/ ... -in-school
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: England's exam system is broken
Replies: 7
Views: 2281

Re: England's exam system is broken

Wales qualifications body urges scrapping of next year's exams

Welsh government told there should be no GCSE and AS-level exams, and single paper for A-levels

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... rges-wales
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Oct 28, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Reading Ape blog
Replies: 3
Views: 1129

Re: The Reading Ape blog

A reply to The Reading Ape: ‘Controlling the text – the dilemma of decodable texts’

https://theliteracyblog.com/2020/10/26/ ... ble-texts/
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Reading Ape blog
Replies: 3
Views: 1129

Re: The Reading Ape blog

This is very interesting Jenny and a 'must' read. Thank you.
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Oct 27, 2020 9:18 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Free school meals: Johnson under renewed pressure from council leaders
Local authorities attack prime minister’s suggestion £63m could cover needs over half-term and Christmas

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... hool-meals
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

England's schools to receive fewer laptops for distance learning
Headteachers express anger after change in allocation process

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... e-learning
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Oct 24, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: White working-class pupils and educational achievement
Replies: 2
Views: 1226

Re: White working-class pupils and educational achievement

UK's top universities urged to act on classism and accent prejudice

Investigation finds widespread evidence of students being ridiculed over their backgrounds

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -prejudice
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Oct 23, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 206
Views: 53080

Re: Life without school

Support grows for Marcus Rashford's free school meals campaign

Politicians and celebrities of all stripes come out in support of plan rejected by government

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... als-motion