Free glasses for pupils in school to tackle poor eyesight and boost literacy

Thousands of pupils will benefit from an expanded programme that provides two free pairs of glasses to improve reading and writing by tackling poor eyesight the government has announced. Data shows that 30 per cent of pupils who need glasses have not been to an optician, alongside disadvantaged children being less

Family Action confirmed as DfE’s breakfast club delivery partner

Family Action has been confirmed by the Department for Education (DfE) as the delivery partner for the National School Breakfast Programme. Thousands of childrenin disadvantaged areas in England will be offered nutritious breakfasts in the next two academic years, to better support their attainment, wellbeing and readiness to learn. Evidence published by