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by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jun 21, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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School closures 'will trigger UK child mental health crisis'
Expert adviser issues plea for major support, saying ‘we will have to pick up the broken pieces’

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... lth-crisis
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jun 19, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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'It’s a basic equality issue': home learning gap between state and private schools Lessons continue online at Manchester grammar school while nearby St Ambrose Barlow buys books for disadvantaged pupils https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/19/its-a-basic-equality-issue-home-learning-gap-be...
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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Government to fund private tutors for English schools
Year-long programme aims to help pupils catch up on learning lost during Covid-19 pandemic

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... sh-schools
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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Four in 10 pupils have had little contact with teachers during lockdown Two separate studies raise fears that millions of children, particularly in state schools, have done almost no work at all https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jun/15/2m-children-in-uk-have-done-almost-no-school-work-in-lo...
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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2m children in UK 'have done almost no school work in lockdown'
Private school pupils five times as likely to get near-full-time teaching during crisis, study finds

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... n-lockdown
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:03 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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Give 1m UK children reliable broadband or risk harming their education, MPs say
Coronavirus lockdown has ‘exposed digital divide’ with 700,000 unable to complete schoolwork

https://www.theguardian.com/technology/ ... -education
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jun 13, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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'We need PPE': schools on what is stopping them reopening


School leaders explain why, after sleepless nights, they decided that getting children back in class was just not safe

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -reopening
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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Headteachers berate non-stop guidance changes for England's schools
Government’s failure to give clear advice over reopening has left teachers exhausted, say heads

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ds-schools
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jun 11, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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We know that this pandemic and the months of missed schooling will have a very significant and negative effect that will stretch far into the future and impact on each individual child and their life prospects. Children who are already disadvantaged will be disadvantaged even further becoming a lost...
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jun 10, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 128
Views: 20886

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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: 128
Views: 20886

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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: 128
Views: 20886

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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: 128
Views: 20886

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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: 128
Views: 20886

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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: 128
Views: 20886

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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