The principal of a regional land college said he was looking forward to a recently-announced boost in government funding “after two decades of funding squeezes that our sector has taken in stoic silence”.
In the latest sign of headteachers and education chiefs taking a stronger stance on the controversial issue, unapproved family holidays accounted for 38,615 days of unauthorised absences in the 2015/16 academic year in Suffolk.
The Suffolk branch of the National Union of Teachers has raised concerns over the financial mismanagement complaints levelled at the Academy Transformation Trust – stating that staff “can see paralleles with BHS”.
Enter our survey: Do you think parents/guardians should take their child on holiday during school term-time? This morning, a father lost a landmark legal battle at the UK’s highest court over taking his daughter to Disney World during school term-time.
Tourism students at the University of Suffolk were able to experience first-hand how one of the world’s most popular tourist attractions runs after enjoying a visit and presentation at the UNESCO World Heritage Site in Greenwich.