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Ex-Ofsted boss says end-of-term holiday should be scrapped to help pupils catch up

Ex-Ofsted boss says end-of-term holiday should be scrapped to help pupils catch up

35 minutes ago   |   Daily Mail

Michael Wilshaw says that children being taken out of schools amid the coronavirus pandemic has been a great tragedy.
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Summer holidays should be cancelled to help vulnerable kids catch up, former Ofsted boss says

4 hours ago   |   The Sun


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Ex-Ofsted boss urges MPs to cancel summer hols to help vulnerable kids catch up

Ex-Ofsted boss urges MPs to cancel summer hols to help vulnerable kids catch up

18 hours ago   |   The Mirror

Sir Michael Wilshaw said scrapping the usual six-week break might be needed to ensure pupils don't lose valuable time as the education system starts to get going again after...
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Coronavirus pandemic risks creating 'lost generation of children', warns former Ofsted chief

22 hours ago   |   The Independent

'What is absolutely clear is that a lot of youngsters have lost a considerable amount of time while this lockdown has taken place'. By Kate Ng
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Parents hit by terrifying warning - Cancel summer holidays or UK faces 'a lost generation'

Parents hit by terrifying warning - Cancel summer holidays or UK faces 'a lost generation'

1 day ago   |   Daily Express

THE UK faces losing an entire generation of youngsters to the impact of the coronavirus crisis, as a furious former head of Ofsted issued a terrifying warning about the...
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Fears up to 75% of schools could stay shut with as furious ex-Ofsted chief blasts ministers

Fears up to 75% of schools could stay shut with as furious ex-Ofsted chief blasts ministers

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Sir Michael Wishaw backed the Government's plan for a phased restart from next Monday, saying the UK risked creating a 'lost generation' due to the months' long closure.
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UK coronavirus live: Tory MP Steve Baker calls for Dominic Cummings to go

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Grant Shapps to defend No 10 advisor on Sunday morning politics shows amid revelations of further breaches of lockdown rules New witnesses cast doubt on Dominic Cummings's...
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John Bald: This week has seen the cynicism of the teaching union leaders exposed

3 days ago   |   Conservative Home

John Bald is a former Ofsted inspector and has written two books on the history of writing and spelling. He is Vice President of the Conservative Education Society. Most scoops...
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Penguin poo sends scientists ‘completely cuckoo'

Penguin poo sends scientists ‘completely cuckoo'

3 days ago   |   The Week

Credits Getty images Alt Text Humboldt penguins And other stories from the stranger side of life One-Minute Read Friday, May 22, 2020 - 5:44am Scientists say they have got high...
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Harry Potter first edition ‘that was found in skip' sells for £33,000 at auction

Harry Potter first edition ‘that was found in skip' sells for £33,000 at auction

3 days ago   |   Metro

Auctioneer Jim Spencer with the Harry Potter hardback first edition that was found in the skip A teacher who rescued three first edition Harry Potter books from a school skip...
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Dominic Cummings to make public statement later today

Dominic Cummings to make public statement later today

Dominic Cummings will make a statement later today Dominic Cummings will deliver a public statement and take questions today after he was accused of breaking lockdown... Read more ...

Women's Super League and Championship seasons ended with immediate effect

Women's Super League and Championship seasons ended with immediate effect

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Durham Police formally asked to investigate if Dominic Cummings broke the law

Durham Police formally asked to investigate if Dominic Cummings broke the law

Officers have been asked by the region's Police Commissioner to 'establish the facts' about new allegations about the PM's top aide - including an alleged sighting of him at... Read more ...

Bruno Fernandes selects which Man Utd teammate he would self-isolate with

Bruno Fernandes selects which Man Utd teammate he would self-isolate with

Fernandes has been isolating at home during lockdown with his partner and new-born baby daughter, but was quizzed which of his colleagues he'd pick to share a similar... Read more ...

Piers Morgan sends fans wild as he pays tribute to his VERY youthful-looking...

Piers Morgan sends fans wild as he pays tribute to his VERY youthful-looking parent

The Good Morning Britain host, 55, referenced the former publican's youthful looks, penning: 'Happy birthday to my Dad, who looks younger than me every year' in a post shared... Read more ...

Air rage brawl breaks out on Russian flight after one passenger 'broke...

Air rage brawl breaks out on Russian flight after one passenger 'broke social distancing'

The punch-up came soon after landing in Moscow when one male passenger got up from his seat and rushed towards the door, bumping into passengers on a Ural Airlines socially... Read more ...

Brian May reveals he has suffered a heart attack and was rushed to hospital...

Brian May reveals he has suffered a heart attack and was rushed to hospital in 'agony' 

Queen legend Brian May has revealed he was rushed to hospital after suffering a heart attack. Read more ...

List of Tory MPs calling for Dominic Cummings to resign continues to grow

List of Tory MPs calling for Dominic Cummings to resign continues to grow

Tory backbenchers are lining up to criticise Dominic Cummings after he broke the lockdown Boris Johnson is facing a revolt from his own backbenchers as they call for his chief... Read more ...

Dortmund handed warning ahead of Der Klassiker as Sancho admission made

Dortmund handed warning ahead of Der Klassiker as Sancho admission made

Borussia Dortmund sit second in the Bundesliga, four points behind league leaders Bayern Munich, as the pair face off in Der Klassiker on Tuesday, while whether Jadon Sancho... Read more ...

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