Online Maths Quiz for Adults

Online Maths Quiz for Adults

A new online Maths quiz is available for adults designed to get them thinking about their maths skills. The quiz is part of the government’s commitment to help more people get a good job and grow the economy to tackle … Read More

A new GCSE in natural history to be introduced by September 2025

New Natural History Qualification

A new GCSE in natural history to be introduced by September 2025. The new Natural History qualification will enable young people to explore the world by learning about organisms and environments, environmental and sustainability issues, and gain a deeper knowledge … Read More

£270 million is to be invested in new Maths courses aimed at Adults looking to improve their numeracy skills and benefit from a helping to level up opportunities for more people to progress and get good, well-paid jobs.

Investment in New Maths Courses

£270 million is to be invested in new Maths courses aimed at Adults looking to improve their numeracy skills and benefit from a helping to level up opportunities for more people to progress and get good, well-paid jobs. Local councils … Read More

Cash Boost to Upgrade Buildings and Transform Campuses

Cash Boost to Upgrade Buildings and Transform Campuses

£400 million has been promised by government to upgrade buildings and transform campuses. The cash boost comes from from the government’s £1.5 billion Further Education Capital Transformation Fund. This significant investment is supporting the transformation of post-16 education and training … Read More

National Tutoring Programme Hits 1M Mark

National Tutoring Programme Hits 1M Mark

The government has announced that one million courses have been started by children across the country through the National tutoring programme. It is estimated that approximately 532,000 of these courses were provided through the School-led tutoring route, which provides funding … Read More

Post-16 Qualifications

Reform Post-16 Qualifications

Plans are being put in place to reform post-16 qualifications at Level 2 and below so everyone has access to high-quality options that will lead to good outcomes whether that is going on to further study or into a job. … Read More

Reforms to make the higher education system in England fairer for students and taxpayers

Reforms to make the higher education system in England fairer for students and taxpayers

The government have announced major reforms in an effort to make the higher education system in England fairer for students and taxpayers. Student finance will be put on a more sustainable footing by ensuring more students are paying back their … Read More

Flexible apprenticeships

Flexible apprenticeships

In order to create opportunities for more people to earn while they learn in industries that boost the economy, new flexible apprenticeships are to be introduced . The announcement, which coincides with National Apprenticeship Week, forms part of plans to … Read More

Family Hubs £20m Help for Vulnerable Families

Mental Health and Wellbeing in Education Benefiting Children and Young People

New research shows that thousands of children and young people in England are benefiting from support for their mental health and wellbeing in education, pointing at an improving picture in their recovery from the pandemic. The Department for Education has … Read More

Increasing School Attendances

Increasing School Attendances

New measures are to be put in place in an effort at increasing school attendance. A new consultation proposes that all schools have robust policies detailing how they will support pupils to attend as regularly as possible and sets out how legal intervention … Read More