Education in the United Kingdom
Education in the United Kingdom is a devolved matter with each of the countries of the United Kingdom having separate systems under separate governments: the UK Government is responsible for England; ...
Education in England
Education in England is overseen by the United Kingdom's Department for Education and Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. Local government authorities are responsible for implementing poli...
Education in England - Wikipedia
Secondary education in Scotland
Secondary education in Scotland takes up to 6 years, covering the ages 12 to 18, from S1 to S6. It is not compulsory after the age of 16, the age of majority in Scots law.In Scotland, students transfe...
Secondary education in Scotland - Wikipedia
Secondary education in Wales
Secondary education in Wales covers the period between the ages of 11 and 16. In this period a child's education is divided into two main stages of the National Curriculum: Key Stages 3 and 4.
Key...
Secondary education in Wales - Wikipedia
Tutor group
A tutor group is a term used in schools in the United Kingdom, broadly equivalent to the United States term "homeroom". The term is most frequently used in secondary schools where students may be taug...
Qualified specialist dyslexia teachers
Qualified specialist dyslexia teachers are teachers in the United Kingdom with specialist SpLD (dyslexia) qualifications who are recognised by the Department for Children, Schools and Families as bein...
Education in Wales
Education in Wales differs in certain respects from education elsewhere in the United Kingdom. For example, a significant minority of students all over Wales are educated either wholly or largely thro...
Education in Wales - Wikipedia
Saxoncourt
Saxoncourt Group is a group of companies that operate English schools in the UK, Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Algeria, Poland, Thailand and Turkey. Saxoncourt Holdings, Ltd, is based in Road Town, British ...
Cambridge Primary Review
Following a lengthy period of consultation and planning, the Cambridge Primary Review[1] (CPR) was launched in October 2006 as a fully independent enquiry into the condition and future of primary educ...
Cambridge Primary Review - Wikipedia
The Online College
The Online College is part of the Sheffield College. It runs a number of courses that are delivered online ranging from basic English and numeracy skills to Foundation Degrees leading to BA Hons Degre...
The Lamb Enquiry 2009
The Lamb Enquiry (2009) was established as part of the UK government’s response to the House of Commons Education and Skills Committee Report Special Educational Needs: Assessment and Funding. The enq...
Teaching assistant (United Kingdom)
A teaching assistant or educational assistant (often abbreviated to TA or EA; sometimes classroom assistant) in schools in England and Wales is a person who supports a teacher in the classroom. Dutie...
Conference of Drama Schools
The Conference of Drama Schools (CDS) comprised 22 accredited drama schools in Britain. Founded in 1969, the 22 member schools offered courses in Acting, Musical Theatre, Directing and Technical Theat...
Association of Learning Providers
The Association of Employment and Learning Providers (AELP) is the leading trade association for vocational learning and employment providers in Britain. The majority of its 700 members are independen...
Royal Masonic School for Boys
The Royal Masonic School for Boys was an independent school for boys in England.From 1798 charities were set up for clothing and educating sons of needy Freemasons. They originally provided education...
Royal Masonic School for Boys - Wikipedia
BBC Jam
BBC Jam (formerly known as BBC Digital Curriculum) was an online educational service operated by the BBC from January 2006 to 20 March 2007. The service was available free across the United Kingdom of...
BBC Jam - Wikipedia
Secondary modern school
A secondary modern school is a type of secondary school that existed throughout England, Wales and Northern Ireland, from 1944 until the early 1970s, under the Tripartite System, and was designed for ...
Salcombe Preparatory School
Salcombe Preparatory School is a co-educational preparatory school for approximately 200 pupils, located in Southgate, London, UK. The school is currently owned and operated by Cognita. Founded in 191...
Shropshire Languages Society
Shropshire Languages Society (sometimes also known as Shropshire Languages, Shrop Langs or SLS) is an organisation based mainly in Shrewsbury which provides specialist adivce and support for educatio...
Single Award Science
In the United Kingdom, Single Award Science is the combined study in secondary school of GCSE biology, chemistry and physics, and a pupil achieves one grade overall from completing the course. A pupil...
Hydesville Tower School
Hydesville Tower School is a coeducational independent school located in Walsall in the West Midlands, England. The school is owned and operated by Cognita, an international schools group chaired by S...
Economic and Social Research Council
The Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) is one of the seven Research Councils in the United Kingdom. It receives most of its funding from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, an...
Economic and Social Research Council - Wikipedia
British Families Education Service
The British Families Education Service (BFES) was an organisation set up by the British Government in 1946 to run schools for the children of British military and government personnel serving in West ...
Newly qualified teacher
Newly qualified teacher (NQT) is a label attached to teachers in the United Kingdom who have been qualified for less than twelve months.
The term began to be used in the mid-1990s following the re...