Bits of interest - June 2018

This post provides a summary of the issues that CViE have noted in the past months and follows on from the previous updates.
 
In this update, we have included information on House of Commons briefings relating to faith schools, safeguarding, and sexual harassment; new DfE guidance on keeping children safe; and an article on children’s ability to tell the time.

Being a Governor in a Year R (Reception) to Year 6 village school

This posting, if the Lord will, is the first in a series called “Being a…” The idea behind the series is for those involved with education in whatever capacity to share with others their experiences in order to be a help and encouragement.

 

We are grateful to a school governor for this posting that shares their experience of serving a village school.

Bits of interest - February 2018

This post provides a summary of a number of issues that CViE have noted in the past month and follows on from the January 2018 update.

In this update, we have included information on the Science and Technology Committee’s inquiry into social media and young people’s health; concern over the shortage of religious education teachers; the influence of the transgender movement in school textbooks; and the House of Commons Library Briefing on home education.