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by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jul 29, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Summer school catch-up classes insufficient, say heads and Labour

Government programme unable to deal with millions of children having missed education due to Covid

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... and-labour
by JIM CURRAN
Mon Jul 26, 2021 6:41 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Poor mental health leaves pupils three times less likely to pass five GCSEs Study warns of ‘double hit’ to prospects after Covid crisis disrupted learning and affected wellbeing https://www.theguardian.com/education/2021/jul/26/poor-mental-health-leaves-pupils-three-times-less-likely-to-pass-five-gc...
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jul 25, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Daily Covid tests for students found to be as effective as group isolation Sending bubbles home after contact with Covid cases no better than testing to stop infection spreading, say scientists https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jul/23/daily-covid-tests-for-students-found-to-be-as-effective-as-g...
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:15 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Daily Covid tests for students found to be as effective as group isolation Sending bubbles home after contact with Covid cases no better than testing to stop infection spreading, say scientists https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jul/23/daily-covid-tests-for-students-found-to-be-as-effective-as-g...
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:00 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

More than 1m school pupils in England absent last week due to Covid

Official figures reveal 14.3% of children were not in class because of coronavirus-related issues

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... id-schools
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jul 20, 2021 6:57 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Schools in England shut early for summer as record numbers are forced to isolate Heads say ‘terrible’ lack of guidance and anger among parents over holiday chaos have led to ‘grim situation’ https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jul/18/schools-in-england-shut-early-for-summer-as-record-numbers-are-...
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 17, 2021 7:07 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Covid-related pupil absences in England jump to 840,000

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... -to-840000
by JIM CURRAN
Wed Jul 14, 2021 7:09 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Schools in England to eschew summer ‘catch-up’ and put health first.

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... alth-first
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jul 09, 2021 7:34 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Spelling
Replies: 5
Views: 2450

Re: Spelling

Keep parents out of it: the expert who wants schools to give up weekly spelling tests.

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ary-school
by JIM CURRAN
Thu Jul 08, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

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Millions of pupils in England had no language teaching in lockdowns – survey most primary school children and 40% in secondaries missed out during first lockdown, says British Council https://www.theguardian.com/education/2021/jul/08/millions-of-pupils-in-england-had-no-language-teaching-in-lockdown...
by JIM CURRAN
Tue Jul 06, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

640,000 children off school in England as Covid bubbles scrapped from 19th July

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... in-england
by JIM CURRAN
Sun Jul 04, 2021 8:29 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Fears of summer chaos in England’s schools and offices without Covid restrictions

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/ ... swept-away
by JIM CURRAN
Sat Jul 03, 2021 7:22 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

Re: Life without school

Parents angry at shifting government Covid messages, say school leaders.

Education heads write to Gavin Williamson in protest at lack of guidance for next school year

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... ol-leaders
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:16 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Life without school
Replies: 355
Views: 143702

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Covid has eroded progress by disadvantaged pupils in England, finds study



Research shows regional disparities, with some children in the north losing twice as much learning

https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... inds-study
by JIM CURRAN
Fri Jul 02, 2021 7:11 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Schools in deprived Areas Underfunded.
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Schools in deprived Areas Underfunded.

Funding for deprived schools in England has shifted to wealthy areas, study finds Poorer students suffering as the government’s national funding formula results in increased payments to affluent schools https://www.theguardian.com/education/2021/jul/02/funding-for-deprived-schools-in-england-has-shi...