ASCL in the News

A selection of ASCL’s views on education news, as reported in the media

Face mask rules
20 January
The Times
19 January
BBC News
Schools Week

Focus on phonics
19 January
Schools Week
Independent

'School finance: The Spending Review, the Budget and you' - blog by Julia Harnden
18 January
Sec Ed

Changes to free school meals eligibility
18 January
Schools Week
iNews
Tes

'Why the call for former teachers and NTP has fallen flat' - blog by Geoff Barton
14 January 
Tes

MFL GCSE reforms
14 January
Schools Week
iNews
Daily Telegraph

Vaccinations
13 January
Tes
Independent

Staff and student absences
14 January
EdExec
The Guardian
FE News
13 January
Wales Online
12 January
Tes
FE Week
SecEd
Interview with Geoff Barton
ITV News (6.03pm)
11 January
Schools Week
BBC News

Increase in online lessons
11 January
ITV News
Tes

Return to school and masks in classrooms
8 January
Interview with Geoff Barton
BBC Breakfast
7 January
Interview with Julie McCulloch
BBC Radio 5 Live (44:30)

Diary of first week of school return by ASCL Vice President Evelyn Forde
8 January
The Guardian

'Why are we still so confused about Covid safety?' - blog by Geoff Barton
7 January
Tes

Articles consdering exams for summer 2022
10 January
Tes
5 January
BBC News Wales

'Listen to the teachers - we have a plan to keep classrooms open and pupils safe' - blog by ASCL Past President Rachael Warwick
4 January
The Guardian

Staff absence levels 
8 January
Daily Express
7 January
Tes
6 January
Wales Online
iNews
5 January
Interview with Eithne Hughes
BBC Radio Wales (8.11am)
Independent
BBC News
4 January
iNews
BBC News

Plans for return to school and college in January, including air purifiers and face coverings
4 January
Interview with Geoff Barton
BBC Breakfast
BBC News
3 January
The Guardian
The Times
The Independent
2 January
Daily Mail
iNews
Express