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Whole school approaches for EAL pupils

ASCL Preferred Supplier FlashAcademy® shares tips and advice on how to create a whole school approach to support EAL learners in your school or college

Posted: 30/11/2020 12:09:26
  • Curriculum
  • Diversity
  • EAL

Internal Scrutiny for Academies: Update for 2020

The new Academies Financial Handbook (AFH) took effect from 1 September 2020. There are several changes to be aware of - Sarah Chambers from Cooper Parry focuses on internal scrutiny in her latest blog.
 

Posted: 26/11/2020 15:12:53
  • Governance
  • Business Leadership
  • ESFA
  • Regulations
  • Trusts
  • Risk assessment

Exams 2021: Why we need to quickly accept that not everyone will be happy next summer

Opinion is divided on whether exams should go ahead in England next summer. A government decision is needed urgently, but what are the options? ASCL’s Tom Middlehurst outlines the possible solutions. 

Posted: 16/11/2020 14:10:14
  • Assessment
  • Examinations
  • GCSE
  • A Levels
  • AS Levels
  • BTEC
  • Ofqual
  • Coronavirus

The Headteachers’ Standards 2020:  Rooted in what a ‘good head’ knows, understands and does in leading and managing a school

Following the recent publication of the Headteachers’ Standards 2020, review group Chair Malcolm Trobe CBE outlines the key points and recommendations.
 

Posted: 09/11/2020 14:03:29
  • Leadership
  • Employment
  • Ethics
  • Professional Standards
  • Professional Development

Upcoming Changes to your Teachers' Pension

Now the government’s consultation on the McCloud case has closed, ASCL’s Jacques Szemalikowski tells you what you need to know.

Posted: 03/11/2020 12:29:31
  • Conditions
  • Pay
  • Pensions
  • Financial planning
  • Legislation