Education

‘I am deeply scared for so many children': diary of a headteacher in lockdown

3 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

An inner-city head closes her blinds for a cry after a week in which staff have had to buy families electricity and food This is my tenth year as a headteacher, mostly in...
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Coronavirus: ‘Frustration' as education hubs get off to faltering start

41 minutes ago   |   The Courier

Parents and teachers in Tayside and Fife are struggling with a lack of clarity over who is eligible for childcare during lockdown.
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Legacy from global soup empire to help fund coronavirus response in Moray

1 hour ago   |   Press and Journal

The legacy from a Speyside soup empire has been turned to helping local groups on the frontline in the fight against coronavirus. The Gordon and Ena Baxter Foundation was...
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Union expresses concerns over potential merger of Shetland College

2 hours ago   |   Press and Journal

The country's largest union for teachers and lecturers has raised concerns about the potential merger of Shetland College. If successful, the move to align it with vocational...
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Sorry, Life After Lockdown Won't Be Dramatically Different

Sorry, Life After Lockdown Won't Be Dramatically Different

2 hours ago   |   Huffington Post

Now that we're all locked up for the foreseeable future , we have time to imagine how we may have changed by the time normal life returns. The reality is we won't change much...
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Best practices for a 1:1 implementation

Best practices for a 1:1 implementation

7 hours ago   |   TechRadar

Using technology in the classroom can make the entire educational process more immersive and successful for both teachers and students. However, sometimes not all the...
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Secondary schools will have an extra HALF A MILLION pupils by 2026 due to baby boom

Secondary schools will have an extra HALF A MILLION pupils by 2026 due to baby boom

9 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

A fifth of schools are already at full capacity, according to data from the Department for Education, and tens of thousands of teenagers are being taught in overcrowded classes.
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'I'm stressed, sick and skint': how coronavirus is hitting arts workers

15 hours ago   |   The Guardian

We asked arts workers for their stories of how the lockdown is affecting their livelihoods. Here are their responses Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus...
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Arrangements made for students missing exams in Wales

16 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Teenagers who were due to sit exams this summer in Wales as part of their A-level and GCSE courses will not sit them at a later date, the Education Minister has announced.
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Education Secretary asked to provide urgent clarity on college funding

16 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Colleges Scotland has asked the Scottish Government for urgent clarity on funding while offering its assistance during the coronavirus pandemic.
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