Exams

Leaders sound alarm as 2024 exam entry fees soar by up to 16.5%

Biggest exam board increases prices of some of its most popular qualifications far higher than inflation

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Freddie Whittaker
News

Pepe Di’Iasio nominated to succeed Barton as ASCL general secretary

Headteacher and former president is executive's pick, but members will have chance to challenge him

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Freddie Whittaker
Labour, Politics

Starmer wants education to shatter the ‘class ceiling’

Labour leader to focus on inequality in major education speech

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Freddie Whittaker
Careers education

Fund careers advisers directly to ease burden on colleges, DfE told

Leaving colleges to foot the bill is creating 'significant disparities' in careers provision, says committee

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Freddie Whittaker
AI

Minister wants education providers to benefit from AI revolution

Data privacy experts consulted over future use of pupil data by artificial intelligence

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Freddie Whittaker
Ofsted

How Ofsted’s proposed new complaints process will work

No more internal reviews, a direct line to a senior inspector and new complaint routes put forward

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Freddie Whittaker
SEND

Revealed: The 21 experts to oversee roll-out of SEND reforms

Board members tasked with holding government to account for 'timely development and improvement' of SEND system

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Freddie Whittaker
News

Think tank reveals plan to cut chatbot cheating

Report also recommends the extended project qualification should become compulsory

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Freddie Whittaker
Department for Education, Industrial action

Ofsted inspectors and senior DfE officials to ballot for strike action

FDA union announces first national strike ballot over pay in over 40 years

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Freddie Whittaker