Archive - June 2021

Month: June 2021

Jun 2021
The Covid control system in England's schools, where groups of pupils have to self-isolate if one tests positive, could be scrapped in the autumn.  Read more here.


Mobile phone bans and other ways to create "calm classrooms" are to be considered to help improve discipline in England's schools.  Read more here.

Jun 2021
Next year's A-levels and GCSEs in England are likely to face "adjustments" to be fairer to pupils disrupted by the pandemic, the education secretary has told MPs.  Read more here.

Jun 2021
White working class pupils have been failed by decades of neglect in England's education system, a report by MPs says.  Read more here.

Jun 2021
School and college leaders in England want a rebate of at least 75% on this year's exam fees, a survey has found.  Read more here.

Jun 2021
Sexual harassment has become "normalised" among school-age children, a report by the watchdog Ofsted warns.  Read more here.