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Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

MILLIONS of parents are furious that their state-educated children have missed months of work while private schools have offered regular online lessons. Read full article: Fury as most state school students 'depr...→

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Schools have been given new guidance that says teachers should socially distance from one another and older pupils from September. Officials have also set out [...] Read full article: Education secretary insists ‘no child sh...→

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

A HEADTEACHER refuses to fine parents if their children don’t return to school in September after lockdown. Michael Ferry of St Wilfrid’s Catholic School in Cr [...] Read full article: Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don...→

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Public Health England has advised the school to carry out a deep clean after a Year One student was confirmed as having the virus. Read full article: Update on city school after pupil tests ...→

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, was temporarily closed yesterday and is likely to remain shut for the rest of the week after the student becam [...] Read full article: Primary school shuts after Year One stud...→

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, has temporarily closed as a year one pupil tests positive for coronavirus and a staff member awaits results Read full article: Primary school forced to close after chi...→

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

Merely having pupils turning up but without teaching them the usual range of subjects is not what most would understand to be a full return Read full article: A full return to school must mean a retu...→

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Pauline Wood, from Grange Park in Sunderland, accused her staff of bragging that they were spending 'more time watching Netflix' at home than they were working [...] Read full article: Primary school head teacher says she has...→

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Students have been told they can remain at school as long as they do not have siblings who were in the 'childcare setting'. Read full article: Primary school takes action after pupil ...→

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

The announcement comes as the next phase of construction work to extend Ogilvie School Campus is due to begin. Read full article: West Lothian school campus to introduce ...→

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Ofsted says pupils at Moorhouse Primary School have ‘underachieved considerably’ over the last three years - but many parents have been left shocked by the fin [...] Read full article: Once-good school is now inadequate - its...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Two and a half weeks ago teachers and pupils filed into schools in the Netherlands as normal. Well, almost normal.John Swinney, the education secretary, highli [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

What has happened?The advisory group formed to provide the Scottish government with advice on how the economy could recover in the aftermath of Covid-19 — with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins rep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

A generation of young people in Scotland will be scarred by unemployment unless £6 billion is injected into the country’s crippled economy, a group advising Ni [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Outwood Academy Danum has closed from this morning, Monday, June 22, after a member of the 'academic community' was confirmed to have the virus. Read full article: Doncaster school closes for a week after...→

School must do better, says HM Inspectors report

Twenty five per cent of those surveyed “strongly disagreed” that the school was well led and managed. Read full article: School must do better, says HM Inspector...→

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

Vic Goddard is one of many school leaders daunted by the burden of supporting pupils and staff through their grief Read full article: One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head ...→

School day ‘should be extended’ to make up for lost education

School days should be extended by six hours a week to compensate for the lost weeks of education for Scottish children during the coronavirus outbreak, a think [...] Read full article: School day ‘should be extended’ to make ...→

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Parents have written in complaint to the school's board of governors after Pauline Wood (pictured), from Grange Park in Sunderland, was placed under investigat [...] Read full article: Furious parents demand school reinstates...→

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Paganel Primary School in Birmingham temporarily closed yesterday after an email to staff said a year one pupil tested positive for the virus last Thursday, wh [...] Read full article: Primary school is forced to close after ...→

Education minister hopeful of changing school reopening plans

QUB will monitor progress of ethnic staff and students after complaints of ‘microaggressions’ and ‘colonial knowledge production’ Read full article: Education minister hopeful of changing s...→

New head of Scotland for law firm

New head of Scotland for law firm

DAVID Kirchin has been appointed head of Scotland for law firm Addleshaw Goddard. Read full article: New head of Scotland for law firm...→

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

The former Education Secretary highlighted disparity in education, and how the gap between public and state schoolchildren has widened during lockdown. Read full article: Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening...→

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school... Latest official figures show that while the Scottish Government has [...] Read full article: Continued Covid testing issues in Scotla...→

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

A primary school has closed until further notice after a member of staff tested positive for coronavirus. Read full article: School closed as staff member tests posi...→

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

SCOTLAND is demanding Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh in a report released by one of Nicola Sturgeon's Government advisers. Read full article: Scotland demands Westminster hand over m...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

The report into how Scotland’s economy should aim to recover from coronavirus made 25 recommendations.A need for greater fiscal powers at Holyrood, a jobs guar [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

The Scottish government should prop up ailing businesses and give grants to support guaranteed employment for young people, according to a group advising on ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

PRINCESS BEATRICE's work within the youth and education sector has been widely commended, and with controversy around children returning to school in September [...] Read full article: Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'r...→

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenged Conservative MP and former Education Secretary Damian Hinds about the government's new plan which maps out the return to school in Septemb [...] Read full article: Iain Dale challenges former Education Se...→

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

A Walsall school head has praised support services group Interserve for delivering excellent cleaning and facilities management services throughout the Covid-1 [...] Read full article: Head praises firm for supporting Walsall...→

LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: School days should be longer so Scots pupils can catch up, report suggets

Last updated: Thursday, 02 July, 2020, 06:16... The latest survey from the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) shows that levels of confidence in business acro [...] Read full article: LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Corona...→

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

A member of staff is also suspected of having coronavirus, as Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, remains closed until further notice Read full article: Primary school forced to shut as 'Year O...→

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Paganel Primary School closed temporarily on Tuesday following the positive test result of a Year 1 pupil last Thursday an email reveals. Read full article: Birmingham school forced to close after ...→

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

A member of staff was also described as the second suspected case within the school - which has closed until further notice Read full article: City school shut after child tests posit...→

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

The Education Secretary has told LBC that parents will face fines if they don't send their children back to school in September. Read full article: Education Secretary warns parents will f...→

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

Research has repeatedly shown that investment in a child’s first five years can determine life chances. So why is it so hard for so many families to access? Read full article: 'It's a wake-up call': behind the film u...→

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Southmoor Academy Principal Steve Garrett resigned to "pursue new career opportunities" following the launch of a probe Read full article: Sunderland school head resigns after inv...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

All residents and staff at a Skye care home are being checked again for coronavirus after an employee retested positive for the disease.It is understood the em [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened a...→

LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: Education Secretary confirms plan for schools to return fully in August

Last updated: Tuesday, 23 June, 2020, 14:37...  John Swinney said that progress made suppressing the spread of Covid-19 has allowed the Government to aim for a [...] Read full article: LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

An expert report outlining ways to boost Scotland’s economy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic offers little new thinking, critics have claimed.A group of ex [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

A major report into Covid-19 deaths in Inverclyde, which had death rates three-times that of the Scottish average, happened 'by chance'. Read full article: Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavi...→

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

MILLIONS of parents are furious that their state-educated children have missed months of work while private schools have offered regular online lessons. Read full article: Fury as most state school students 'depr...→

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenged Conservative MP and former Education Secretary Damian Hinds about the government's new plan which maps out the return to school in Septemb [...] Read full article: Iain Dale challenges former Education Se...→

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

A HEADTEACHER refuses to fine parents if their children don’t return to school in September after lockdown. Michael Ferry of St Wilfrid’s Catholic School in Cr [...] Read full article: Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don...→

LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: School days should be longer so Scots pupils can catch up, report suggets

Last updated: Thursday, 02 July, 2020, 06:16... The latest survey from the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) shows that levels of confidence in business acro [...] Read full article: LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Corona...→

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Parents have written in complaint to the school's board of governors after Pauline Wood (pictured), from Grange Park in Sunderland, was placed under investigat [...] Read full article: Furious parents demand school reinstates...→

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, was temporarily closed yesterday and is likely to remain shut for the rest of the week after the student becam [...] Read full article: Primary school shuts after Year One stud...→

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Paganel Primary School closed temporarily on Tuesday following the positive test result of a Year 1 pupil last Thursday an email reveals. Read full article: Birmingham school forced to close after ...→

Education minister hopeful of changing school reopening plans

QUB will monitor progress of ethnic staff and students after complaints of ‘microaggressions’ and ‘colonial knowledge production’ Read full article: Education minister hopeful of changing s...→

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

Merely having pupils turning up but without teaching them the usual range of subjects is not what most would understand to be a full return Read full article: A full return to school must mean a retu...→

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

The former Education Secretary highlighted disparity in education, and how the gap between public and state schoolchildren has widened during lockdown. Read full article: Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening...→

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Students have been told they can remain at school as long as they do not have siblings who were in the 'childcare setting'. Read full article: Primary school takes action after pupil ...→

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

Research has repeatedly shown that investment in a child’s first five years can determine life chances. So why is it so hard for so many families to access? Read full article: 'It's a wake-up call': behind the film u...→

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

A primary school has closed until further notice after a member of staff tested positive for coronavirus. Read full article: School closed as staff member tests posi...→

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Ofsted says pupils at Moorhouse Primary School have ‘underachieved considerably’ over the last three years - but many parents have been left shocked by the fin [...] Read full article: Once-good school is now inadequate - its...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

All residents and staff at a Skye care home are being checked again for coronavirus after an employee retested positive for the disease.It is understood the em [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened a...→

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

SCOTLAND is demanding Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh in a report released by one of Nicola Sturgeon's Government advisers. Read full article: Scotland demands Westminster hand over m...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

What has happened?The advisory group formed to provide the Scottish government with advice on how the economy could recover in the aftermath of Covid-19 — with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins rep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

An expert report outlining ways to boost Scotland’s economy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic offers little new thinking, critics have claimed.A group of ex [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

The Scottish government should prop up ailing businesses and give grants to support guaranteed employment for young people, according to a group advising on ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Outwood Academy Danum has closed from this morning, Monday, June 22, after a member of the 'academic community' was confirmed to have the virus. Read full article: Doncaster school closes for a week after...→

School must do better, says HM Inspectors report

Twenty five per cent of those surveyed “strongly disagreed” that the school was well led and managed. Read full article: School must do better, says HM Inspector...→

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

PRINCESS BEATRICE's work within the youth and education sector has been widely commended, and with controversy around children returning to school in September [...] Read full article: Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'r...→

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

Vic Goddard is one of many school leaders daunted by the burden of supporting pupils and staff through their grief Read full article: One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head ...→

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Schools have been given new guidance that says teachers should socially distance from one another and older pupils from September. Officials have also set out [...] Read full article: Education secretary insists ‘no child sh...→

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

A Walsall school head has praised support services group Interserve for delivering excellent cleaning and facilities management services throughout the Covid-1 [...] Read full article: Head praises firm for supporting Walsall...→

School day ‘should be extended’ to make up for lost education

School days should be extended by six hours a week to compensate for the lost weeks of education for Scottish children during the coronavirus outbreak, a think [...] Read full article: School day ‘should be extended’ to make ...→

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Public Health England has advised the school to carry out a deep clean after a Year One student was confirmed as having the virus. Read full article: Update on city school after pupil tests ...→

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

A member of staff is also suspected of having coronavirus, as Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, remains closed until further notice Read full article: Primary school forced to shut as 'Year O...→

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Paganel Primary School in Birmingham temporarily closed yesterday after an email to staff said a year one pupil tested positive for the virus last Thursday, wh [...] Read full article: Primary school is forced to close after ...→

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, has temporarily closed as a year one pupil tests positive for coronavirus and a staff member awaits results Read full article: Primary school forced to close after chi...→

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

A member of staff was also described as the second suspected case within the school - which has closed until further notice Read full article: City school shut after child tests posit...→

New head of Scotland for law firm

New head of Scotland for law firm

DAVID Kirchin has been appointed head of Scotland for law firm Addleshaw Goddard. Read full article: New head of Scotland for law firm...→

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Pauline Wood, from Grange Park in Sunderland, accused her staff of bragging that they were spending 'more time watching Netflix' at home than they were working [...] Read full article: Primary school head teacher says she has...→

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

The Education Secretary has told LBC that parents will face fines if they don't send their children back to school in September. Read full article: Education Secretary warns parents will f...→

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school... Latest official figures show that while the Scottish Government has [...] Read full article: Continued Covid testing issues in Scotla...→

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

The announcement comes as the next phase of construction work to extend Ogilvie School Campus is due to begin. Read full article: West Lothian school campus to introduce ...→

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Southmoor Academy Principal Steve Garrett resigned to "pursue new career opportunities" following the launch of a probe Read full article: Sunderland school head resigns after inv...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Two and a half weeks ago teachers and pupils filed into schools in the Netherlands as normal. Well, almost normal.John Swinney, the education secretary, highli [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to ...→

LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: Education Secretary confirms plan for schools to return fully in August

Last updated: Tuesday, 23 June, 2020, 14:37...  John Swinney said that progress made suppressing the spread of Covid-19 has allowed the Government to aim for a [...] Read full article: LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

The report into how Scotland’s economy should aim to recover from coronavirus made 25 recommendations.A need for greater fiscal powers at Holyrood, a jobs guar [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

A generation of young people in Scotland will be scarred by unemployment unless £6 billion is injected into the country’s crippled economy, a group advising Ni [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

A major report into Covid-19 deaths in Inverclyde, which had death rates three-times that of the Scottish average, happened 'by chance'. Read full article: Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavi...→

School must do better, says HM Inspectors report

Twenty five per cent of those surveyed “strongly disagreed” that the school was well led and managed. Read full article: School must do better, says HM Inspector...→

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Police Scotland issue warning as kids risking lives climbing school roofs

Cops in the area have warned against the new craze after getting 'several calls' from worried locals watching youngsters on the roofs Read full article: Police Scotland issue warning as kids ri...→

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'reimagine education' amid school controversy

PRINCESS BEATRICE's work within the youth and education sector has been widely commended, and with controversy around children returning to school in September [...] Read full article: Princess Beatrice's visionary plan to 'r...→

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

Fury as most state school students 'deprived' of proper online education in lockdown

MILLIONS of parents are furious that their state-educated children have missed months of work while private schools have offered regular online lessons. Read full article: Fury as most state school students 'depr...→

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head fears emotional impact of Covid-19

Vic Goddard is one of many school leaders daunted by the burden of supporting pupils and staff through their grief Read full article: One school, 25 bereavements: Essex head ...→

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenges former Education Secretary Damian Hinds on new school plans

Iain Dale challenged Conservative MP and former Education Secretary Damian Hinds about the government's new plan which maps out the return to school in Septemb [...] Read full article: Iain Dale challenges former Education Se...→

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Education secretary insists ‘no child should be out of school’ as government releases reopening guidance - follow live

Schools have been given new guidance that says teachers should socially distance from one another and older pupils from September. Officials have also set out [...] Read full article: Education secretary insists ‘no child sh...→

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

Head praises firm for supporting Walsall school through Covid-19

A Walsall school head has praised support services group Interserve for delivering excellent cleaning and facilities management services throughout the Covid-1 [...] Read full article: Head praises firm for supporting Walsall...→

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don't return to school in September

A HEADTEACHER refuses to fine parents if their children don’t return to school in September after lockdown. Michael Ferry of St Wilfrid’s Catholic School in Cr [...] Read full article: Head REFUSES to fine parents if kids don...→

School day ‘should be extended’ to make up for lost education

School days should be extended by six hours a week to compensate for the lost weeks of education for Scottish children during the coronavirus outbreak, a think [...] Read full article: School day ‘should be extended’ to make ...→

LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: School days should be longer so Scots pupils can catch up, report suggets

Last updated: Thursday, 02 July, 2020, 06:16... The latest survey from the Scottish Chambers of Commerce (SCC) shows that levels of confidence in business acro [...] Read full article: LiveCoronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Corona...→

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Update on city school after pupil tests positive for coronavirus

Public Health England has advised the school to carry out a deep clean after a Year One student was confirmed as having the virus. Read full article: Update on city school after pupil tests ...→

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Furious parents demand school reinstates suspended head teacher

Parents have written in complaint to the school's board of governors after Pauline Wood (pictured), from Grange Park in Sunderland, was placed under investigat [...] Read full article: Furious parents demand school reinstates...→

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

Primary school forced to shut as 'Year One pupil tests positive for coronavirus'

A member of staff is also suspected of having coronavirus, as Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, remains closed until further notice Read full article: Primary school forced to shut as 'Year O...→

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school shuts after Year One student tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, was temporarily closed yesterday and is likely to remain shut for the rest of the week after the student becam [...] Read full article: Primary school shuts after Year One stud...→

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Primary school is forced to close after year one pupil tests positive

Paganel Primary School in Birmingham temporarily closed yesterday after an email to staff said a year one pupil tested positive for the virus last Thursday, wh [...] Read full article: Primary school is forced to close after ...→

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Birmingham school forced to close after 'child tests positive for coronavirus'

Paganel Primary School closed temporarily on Tuesday following the positive test result of a Year 1 pupil last Thursday an email reveals. Read full article: Birmingham school forced to close after ...→

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Primary school forced to close after child tests positive for coronavirus

Paganel Primary School in Selly Oak, Birmingham, has temporarily closed as a year one pupil tests positive for coronavirus and a staff member awaits results Read full article: Primary school forced to close after chi...→

Education minister hopeful of changing school reopening plans

QUB will monitor progress of ethnic staff and students after complaints of ‘microaggressions’ and ‘colonial knowledge production’ Read full article: Education minister hopeful of changing s...→

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

City school shut after child tests positive for Covid-19

A member of staff was also described as the second suspected case within the school - which has closed until further notice Read full article: City school shut after child tests posit...→

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

A full return to school must mean a return to a full education

Merely having pupils turning up but without teaching them the usual range of subjects is not what most would understand to be a full return Read full article: A full return to school must mean a retu...→

New head of Scotland for law firm

New head of Scotland for law firm

DAVID Kirchin has been appointed head of Scotland for law firm Addleshaw Goddard. Read full article: New head of Scotland for law firm...→

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Primary school head teacher says she has been backed 100% by parents

Pauline Wood, from Grange Park in Sunderland, accused her staff of bragging that they were spending 'more time watching Netflix' at home than they were working [...] Read full article: Primary school head teacher says she has...→

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening, children have to return to school in September

The former Education Secretary highlighted disparity in education, and how the gap between public and state schoolchildren has widened during lockdown. Read full article: Lord Blunkett: Education gap is widening...→

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

Education Secretary warns parents will face fines if kids don't return to school

The Education Secretary has told LBC that parents will face fines if they don't send their children back to school in September. Read full article: Education Secretary warns parents will f...→

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Primary school takes action after pupil tests positive for Covid-19

Students have been told they can remain at school as long as they do not have siblings who were in the 'childcare setting'. Read full article: Primary school takes action after pupil ...→

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school

Continued Covid testing issues in Scotland raise worries about pupils' return to school... Latest official figures show that while the Scottish Government has [...] Read full article: Continued Covid testing issues in Scotla...→

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

'It's a wake-up call': behind the film urging investment in pre-school education

Research has repeatedly shown that investment in a child’s first five years can determine life chances. So why is it so hard for so many families to access? Read full article: 'It's a wake-up call': behind the film u...→

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

West Lothian school campus to introduce secondary education

The announcement comes as the next phase of construction work to extend Ogilvie School Campus is due to begin. Read full article: West Lothian school campus to introduce ...→

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

School closed as staff member tests positive for Covid-19

A primary school has closed until further notice after a member of staff tested positive for coronavirus. Read full article: School closed as staff member tests posi...→

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Sunderland school head resigns after investigation into 'anonymous allegations'

Southmoor Academy Principal Steve Garrett resigned to "pursue new career opportunities" following the launch of a probe Read full article: Sunderland school head resigns after inv...→

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Once-good school is now inadequate - its education problems 'run deep'

Ofsted says pupils at Moorhouse Primary School have ‘underachieved considerably’ over the last three years - but many parents have been left shocked by the fin [...] Read full article: Once-good school is now inadequate - its...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened after worker retests positive

All residents and staff at a Skye care home are being checked again for coronavirus after an employee retested positive for the disease.It is understood the em [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Home screened a...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to go Dutch

Two and a half weeks ago teachers and pupils filed into schools in the Netherlands as normal. Well, almost normal.John Swinney, the education secretary, highli [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: School plan to ...→

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

Scotland demands Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh - shock report

SCOTLAND is demanding Westminster hand over more powers to Edinburgh in a report released by one of Nicola Sturgeon's Government advisers. Read full article: Scotland demands Westminster hand over m...→

LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: Education Secretary confirms plan for schools to return fully in August

Last updated: Tuesday, 23 June, 2020, 14:37...  John Swinney said that progress made suppressing the spread of Covid-19 has allowed the Government to aim for a [...] Read full article: LiveJohn Swinney school statement LIVE: ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins report on economic recovery

What has happened?The advisory group formed to provide the Scottish government with advice on how the economy could recover in the aftermath of Covid-19 — with [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: The Higgins rep...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report recommends extending borrowing, helping young people and taking stakes in struggling firms

The report into how Scotland’s economy should aim to recover from coronavirus made 25 recommendations.A need for greater fiscal powers at Holyrood, a jobs guar [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Businesses want more radical new thinking to aid recovery

An expert report outlining ways to boost Scotland’s economy in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic offers little new thinking, critics have claimed.A group of ex [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report says Scots economy ‘needs £6bn’ to avoid mass youth unemployment

A generation of young people in Scotland will be scarred by unemployment unless £6 billion is injected into the country’s crippled economy, a group advising Ni [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland: Higgins report ...→

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins report: Guarantee work for young people to save economy, government urged

The Scottish government should prop up ailing businesses and give grants to support guaranteed employment for young people, according to a group advising on ho [...] Read full article: Coronavirus in Scotland Benny Higgins re...→

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavirus capital' of Scotland 'by chance'

A major report into Covid-19 deaths in Inverclyde, which had death rates three-times that of the Scottish average, happened 'by chance'. Read full article: Report suggests Inverclyde was 'Coronavi...→

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Doncaster school closes for a week after positive coronavirus test

Outwood Academy Danum has closed from this morning, Monday, June 22, after a member of the 'academic community' was confirmed to have the virus. Read full article: Doncaster school closes for a week after...→