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Your school's data and GDPR 2018

By Mark Seddon on

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force in the UK in just over six month's time – on 25 May 2018. It will be the biggest reform of data protection laws for 20 years and brings with it a raft of changes and new obligations which will impact on all schools.

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ICT

What's new in SIMS 2017?

By Guest Writer on

Looking back over the last few upgrades, Capita have come up with some new functionality within SIMS that schools have been raving about.

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Literacy

Early Years Guided Reading

By Jo Gray on

Explore how Guided Reading can work in the early years and the beginning of key stage one to ensure that there is a whole school approach that works on the early building blocks of reading, secures understanding, and ultimately develops a love of reading that will last a lifetime.

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News

Changes to Primary Assessment

By Laura Lodge on

On 14 September, the promised government response to their ‘Primary Assessment Consultation’ was published. Along with thousands of staff in the education sector, I opened the document with trepidation, wondering whether the Department for Education had listened to the teaching profession.

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HR Support

Teachers' Pay & Policies

By Rachel Foster on

Public sector pay was once again taking centre stage in politics and the media at the very moment that the School Teachers’ Review Body (STRB) had sent their annual report to the Secretary of State for Education on teachers’ pay back in July.

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News

September Ofsted Update

By Guest Writer on

The September Ofsted update for inspectors gives helpful insight and reiterates that data is ‘a signpost, not a destination for inspection’...

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