British astronaut Major Tim Peake’s blast off from the Baikonour Cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, has captured the imagination of many primary pupils (and their teachers!). Thousands amazing displays and stories have been produced by children across the country. The major will be spending six months on the international space station and during this time he will… Read more »

The Children’s Commissioner’s report ‘Protecting children from harm’ has recently been published. Taking over a year to research and produce it has brought to light that the scale of child sexual abuse is much larger than many working with children were aware. It is estimated that only 1 in 8 victims of sexual abuse comes… Read more »

(Q) Now that the dust has settled on the recent budget where does it leave real school finances? (A) REDUCED! On the surface there appears to be significant increases to spending on education but this is largely to cover the simple fact there is going to be a large increase in pupil numbers – there… Read more »