The Week Ahead

DYT Week Ahead: Conference season is back!

  Welcome to 'The Week Ahead' – here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   17th September 2018  If you missed it: Commission on accountability calls for overhaul  NAHT's report into the school accountability caught the attention of the education community last week. The union have made 9 recommendations for creating better conditions for holding schools to [...]

By | 2018-09-25T09:20:29+00:00 September 18th, 2018|Categories: Briefings, News, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

NAHT warn of crisis in SEND support

Welcome to 'The Week Ahead' – here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   10th September 2018   Things to Know: First education questions of the new Parliamentary year  Damian Hinds and his ministerial team face questions from MPs at 2:30 pm on Monday. The agenda includes recent discussions the Education Secretary has had [...]

By | 2018-09-21T16:25:51+00:00 September 10th, 2018|Categories: Briefings, News, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

Education Secretary’s main priorities revealed

As Parliament and schools return this week, welcome to 'The Week Ahead' - I hope you had a great summer break! Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   3rd September 2018  In case you missed it: Education Secretary's main priorities revealed   TES have managed to get access to a policy document revealing Damian Hinds' [...]

By | 2018-09-21T16:28:25+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Categories: Briefings, News, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

Damian Hinds unveils new measures to support teachers with ‘workload crisis’

  Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (16th July 2018)  Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know: Damian Hinds unveils new measures to support teachers with 'workload crisis' The Education Secretary was on the front page of [...]

By | 2018-09-21T16:36:34+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Categories: Briefings, News, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

IFS: per pupil spending cut by 8% since 2010

  Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (16th July 2018)  Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know: IFS: per pupil spending cut by 8% since 2010  The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) published new research showing spending per [...]

By | 2018-09-21T16:37:50+00:00 July 16th, 2018|Categories: Briefings, News, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

Damian Hinds speech sets out his vision for SEND learners

Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (9th July 2018) Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know: Damian Hinds' speech sets out his vision for SEND learners Speaking at the Association of Directors of Children's Services, the Education Secretary made a welcome intervention on his vision for [...]

£6.5 million fund to help with early language and speech skills

Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (2nd July 2018) Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know: £6.5 million fund to support children who need the most help with early language and speech skills. Parents who need help teaching their children reading, writing and language skills will get practical help such as [...]

DYT Week Ahead: Ofsted to focus more on pupil behaviour

Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (25th June 2018) Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know: Spielman: Ofsted to focus more on pupil behaviour Amanda Spielman's speech at the Festival of Education last Thursday explained how Ofsted’s new inspection framework will have a “clearer focus on behaviour”. She also gave her backing [...]

By | 2018-07-13T15:00:52+00:00 June 25th, 2018|Categories: News, The Week Ahead|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The Week Ahead: Hinds under pressure on SEND funding

Welcome to this week's edition of 'The Week Ahead'  (18th June 2018) Here you will find the latest updates on literacy and SEND policy from Parliament and beyond.   Things to know:   Councils and unions call on government to act on 'dangerously inadequate' SEND funding The School Cuts campaign and 39 Local Authorities have signed a letter to Damian Hinds stating that [...]

By | 2018-07-13T14:25:42+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: News, The Week Ahead|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Scanning the Horizon: Education + SEND Policy Update April 2017

No "week ahead” brief this week as the House of Commons is now off for 2 weeks, instead we've done a quick summary of the outstanding education/SEND - related policy bits and bobs: Legislation    Bill About Stage Children and Social Work Bill A Bill to make provision about looked-after children; to make other provision in relation to the welfare [...]

By | 2018-09-21T17:13:05+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Categories: Briefings, News, Policy News Feed, The Week Ahead|0 Comments

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