Welcome to Headteacher Update 16 Apr 2014

School regulations pledge 'not enough'

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Latest News

Summer strike action threatened as DfE talks continue

As the weekly meetings continue between DfE officials and the education unions, Michael Gove writes to...

New performance-pay advice set to emphasise 'no surprises'

There should be a “no surprises” policy in schools when it comes to appraisals and pay determinations under the new 

Ofsted reforms get mixed reaction from a profession under pressure

Changes that will mean schools rated as “good” no longer face full routine inspections have received a less than positive reception from teachers. School leaders, meanwhile, have raised...

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Do any of your pupils have a parent in prison?

You may not know just how many children in your school are affected. It is not something that most families like to broadcast. The imprisonment of a family member brings stigma as well as a sense of loss and practical hardship. It is...

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