‘Crisis? What crisis?’ (updated – again)

22 Mar

‘Crisis? What crisis?’ (updated – again)

Responses to articles on TES, BBC, Guardian etc on teacher recruitment and retention, plus joint union statement and responses to NAO report and Ofsted commentary. Further reports and comment, including from Commons Education Committee…

Bodycams in schools: Big Brother or protection for staff? (+poll) (updated)

22 Mar

Bodycams in schools: Big Brother or protection for staff?  (+poll) (updated)

Pilot scheme in two schools, TES survey results and Voice poll (right).

Voice on the road 2017: Education Show, NEC, Birmingham

16 Mar

Voice on the road 2017:  Education Show, NEC, Birmingham

Voice at exhibitions and events.

Schools that work for everyone?

8 Mar

Schools that work for everyone?

A summary of Voice’s response to the Department for Education’s consultation Schools that Work for Everyone (including grammar schools and the role of independent schools and universities in the state school system).

Funding, funding, funding (updated)

7 Mar

Funding, funding, funding (updated)

Report on education funding ahead of the Chancellor’s Spending Review. Plus further updates, including Spending Review 2015, Voice’s responses to Schools National Funding Formula (NFF) consultations, joint union statement and delay to National Funding Formula (2016); SFCA Impact Survey 2016. Joint union letters and statements. NAO report and NFF 2. Further updates, including 2017 Budget.