After the fiasco of the 2020 exam results, Government must make sure GCSE and A-level students in 2021 are rewarded for their achievements and none are disadvantaged by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Joint General Secretaries of the National Education Union have written to Gavin Williamson the Education Secretary, setting out why the disastrous handling of this year’s exam results must never happen again.
NEU/GMB/Unison/Unite have produced a commentary and checklist guide for secondary schools.
Read our advice and guidance for secondary school educators.
Kevin Courtney, joint general secretary of the National Education Union, comments on the announcement of £2,000 incentive payments in addition to existing bursaries for maths and physics teachers.
Special needs provision in England has lost out on £1.2bn because of shortfalls in funding increases from central government since 2015.