Archive - September 2021

Month: September 2021

Sep 2021
More than one in 10 pupils and over a third of school staff with Covid continued to suffer symptoms four weeks after infection, according to new data which may shed some light on the scale of long Covid in schools in England.  Read more here.

Sep 2021
School leaders have warned about being targeted by hoax Covid vaccine consent letters, which aim to spread anti-vaccine messages to parents in England.  Read more here.

Sep 2021
Record numbers of children and young people are seeking access to NHS mental health services, figures show, as the devastating toll of the pandemic is revealed in a new analysis.  Read more here.

Sep 2021
Four months after Sir Kevan Collins quit his role as the government’s education recovery tsar in a row over funding, the new children’s commissioner for England has entered the fray over how best to help pupils catch up with learning lost to ...

Sep 2021
Nadhim Zahawi has been appointed the new education secretary for England - replacing Gavin Williamson in the Cabinet reshuffle.  Read more here.

Sep 2021
Record numbers of 18-year-olds in the UK have accepted university places this year, according to updated figures from the Ucas admissions service.  Read more here.