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School inspectors to carry out 'no-notice' checks if Conservatives win general election

14 days ago   |   The Independent

Boris Johnson makes the future of Ofsted an election issue - after Labour pledged to abolish the inspectorate
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Conservatives pledge to boost Ofsted's power to inspect schools

14 days ago   |   The Guardian

Proposal would mean longer and more detailed checks along with a £10m increase in funding The Conservatives plan to increase Ofsted's powers to inspect schools in England with...
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Ofsted to launch surprise inspections to drive school standards in Tory plan

Ofsted to launch surprise inspections to drive school standards in Tory plan

14 days ago   |   Daily Express

Surprise school inspections will be introduced under Boris Johnson to drive up standards in schools. Watchdog Ofsted will be given more powers and money to boost discipline in...
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General election: Conservative plan for no-notice school inspections criticised by tecahing unions

General election: Conservative plan for no-notice school inspections criticised by tecahing unions

14 days ago   |   Wessexfm

Two teaching unions have criticised the Conservatives' plans to put more money into Ofsted and introduce inspections without notice in schools.
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Improvements under way at Fazakerley High following Ofsted inspection

15 days ago   |   Liverpool Express

Liverpool's Chief Education Officer is implementing a raft of improvements at a city secondary school which has been placed in special measures by Ofsted. Heather Duggan has...
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Holly Lodge's hard work bears fruit

15 days ago   |   Liverpool Express

A West Derby school, described as “one of the best-kept secrets in Liverpool” has been praised by inspectors for its recent improvements and has achieved an overall “good”...
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John Bald: Tolerating poor behaviour in schools is a major threat to the mental health of teachers

17 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 Chairman of the Conservative Education Society. Mental health is...
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London state primary school gives Apple iPads to five-year-old reception pupils

London state primary school gives Apple iPads to five-year-old reception pupils

22 days ago   |   Metro

Infant pupils at a primary school in Twickenham, London, have been given Apple iPads as part of a drive to bring technology into the classroom. A total of 90 pupils aged...
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Izzi Seccombe: A Labour Government would fail to provide the support that councils need

25 days ago   |   Conservative Home

Cllr Izzi Seccombe is the Leader of Warwickshire County Council and the Leader of the Conservative Group of the Local Government Association. Now more than ever, we need a...
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A week in UK politics: Nursery crimes, clashing ironclads and Corbyn on hold

26 days ago   |   The Guardian

From wheels coming off the prime minister's bus and copyright battles to Labour's takeover glitch and a Brexit party candidate's strategic nous Campaign of the week Boris...
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‘A huge great stonking mandate': Boris's Tory HQ victory speech

‘A huge great stonking mandate': Boris's Tory HQ victory speech

Boris Johnson has just addressed Tory HQ following the Tories's huge election win. Here is the full text of what... Read more ...

Caroline Flack arrested and charged with assault by beating following...

Caroline Flack arrested and charged with assault by beating following bust-up at London home

Love Island host Caroline Flack has been arrested and charged with assault by beating following a bust-up at the home she shares with boyfriend, Lewis Burton. Read more ...

Who was Danny Aiello and what was his cause of death?

Who was Danny Aiello and what was his cause of death?

HOLLYWOOD actor Danny Aiello has died at the age of 86. The star passed away shortly after his family left his bedside at a New Jersey hospital yesterday. Danny Aiello has died... Read more ...

Jeremy Corbyn to stay on as Labour leader ‘until early next year' after...

Jeremy Corbyn to stay on as Labour leader ‘until early next year' after election defeat

The Labour leader says his ‘hugely supported' manifesto was overshadowed by Brexit Jeremy Corbyn has defended his leadership legacy after Labour suffered its worst General... Read more ...

Jurgen Klopp reveals ‘statement of intent' as he signs new long term...

Jurgen Klopp reveals ‘statement of intent' as he signs new long term Liverpool contract

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has extended his Reds tenure until 2024, ensuring he will remain at the helm for a further four-and-a-half years. Assistant managers Peter Krawietz... Read more ...

House Panel approves two articles of impeachment against Donald Trump

House Panel approves two articles of impeachment against Donald Trump

The House Judiciary Committee has approved two articles of impeachment against President Trump, accusing him of abuse of power and obstruction of justice. The House Judiciary... Read more ...

Jurgen Klopp hints at more Salzburg signings as Takumi Minamino transfer...

Jurgen Klopp hints at more Salzburg signings as Takumi Minamino transfer completed

Liverpool triggered Takumi Minamino £7.25m release clause ahead of the January transfer window, but could be in the market for more Salzburg players in the future Read more ...

Joe Root dropped from England T20 squad for South Africa tour, and Liam...

Joe Root dropped from England T20 squad for South Africa tour, and Liam Plunkett out of ODI team

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Caroline Flack arrested just weeks ahead of Winter Love Island launch

Caroline Flack arrested just weeks ahead of Winter Love Island launch

The presenter of ITV's Love Island has been arrested following an incident in Islington, London. Caroline Flack was charged on Friday 13 th December after police were called to... Read more ...

Who is Alun Wyn Jones? Meet Wales rugby legend and BBC SPOTY nominee - plus...

Who is Alun Wyn Jones? Meet Wales rugby legend and BBC SPOTY nominee - plus how to vote

Alun Wyn Jones is representing Wales in the BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist after a tremendous year for the legendary leader. RadioTimes.com has rounded up his top... Read more ...