School focus: Whittington Community Primary School

Whittington Community Primary School, near Lichfield, is always looking for ways to contribute to the wider community. The school, which has just under 300 pupils,was recently awarded full International School status.  Members of staff have recently visited Sweden to explore education provision there. Links have also been made closer to home, with More...

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By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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National Curriculum review – What should we teach our children?

The Education Secretary, Michael Gove The National Curriculum is to be changed yet again and we at Wolverhampton University have been invited to respond to the consultation. Why another change? And should we bother More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Thousands paid to unhappy Wolverhampton University students

Students at universities in Wolverhampton and Staffordshire have pocketed thousands of pounds in compensation and goodwill payments after complaining about standards, new figures reveal. Payouts have been triggered More...

By Nicole Patterson On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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40 teaching jobs to go in Walsall

Having a good read - members of Year 1 with their books in the school library The headteacher of a Great Wyrley school says there have been lots of exciting changes recently which the children have fully embraced. Tricia More...

By Staff Reporter On Friday, March 25th, 2011
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Five Walsall schools set to become academies

Five schools in Walsall are expected to have become academies by May 1, it was revealed today. Ryders Hayes Community School and Hatherton Primary are the latest schools opting out of local authority control. Ryders More...