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Alongside our best practice section, Headteacher Update features regular news and news analysis articles to keep school leaders up-to-date with the latest policy and sector developments. Our news pieces attempt to tackle issues of direct relevance to primary school educators and offer something different to the mainstream media.












DfE finally sets-out ‘coasting’ definition

The DfE’s definition of ‘coasting’ has been put out for consultation, but it has sparked concerns after proposing a higher pupil progress bar for coasting than for the floor standard. Pete Henshaw reports














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