Vanishing Act

Are some subjects being squeezed out of the curriculum? It’s the summer term and while for many school children that means sports day, school trips and summer performances, for those in the midst of the GCSEs and A-levels it means revision, exams and taking the first step towards their careers. But ...

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Bridging the Gap

As chief inspector of schools and head of Ofsted Michael Wilshaw was no stranger to grabbing the headlines. The self-titled ‘Dirty Harry’ of the schools system pulled no punches with pupils, parents or, indeed, the government. However it was his parting remarks as he prepared to leave the post he ...

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GCSEs, careers and your future

In Year 9 pupils are faced with a landmark task – choosing GCSE options. This is the first time pupils get to take control of their education and begin to map out their future aspirations. So just how important are these decisions for their future career? With an increasing selection ...

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Pupil Premium Conference 2016

On 8 July, Educate joined teaching professionals from across the Liverpool city region for School Improvement Liverpool’s Pupil Premium Conference. School Improvement Liverpool is a leading education service provider in the North West, set up to offer support and challenge schools to improve in all aspects of education. The day-long ...

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