Month: March 2022
Children's charities have signed an open letter calling for better safeguarding training in schools after a black schoolgirl was strip-searched. Read more here.
Higher English and maths targets and the introduction of a national behaviour survey are among new plans for schools in England. Read more here.
Education Secretary Nadhim Zahawi set out a new strategy to help lift standards in schools from current levels where only two thirds finish primary school with acceptable standards in English and maths. Read more here.
Almost 1.8 million children missed at least 10% of school in the autumn term in England, according to new estimates. Read more here.