Education news

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Education leaders and the Suffolk representative of the biggest teachers’ union are set to join parents for a virtual video debate about the reopening of schools.

Friday, May 22, 2020

A host of A-list sports stars including gold medalists, world champions and Olympians have sent messages to students at a Suffolk school during a virtual awards ceremony.

Friday, May 22, 2020

A primary school which has been open to the children of key workers has closed after two pupils tested positive for Covid-19.

Dozens of questions are being asked by schools in Suffolk as they prepare to open schools from June 1 in a bid to ensure safety.

Friday, May 22, 2020

Teachers and staff at two Suffolk primary schools reached for the stars to create a heartwarming video for their students stuck at home during the Covid-19 lockdown.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

The University of Suffolk has been awarded £600,000 to launch a new artificial intelligence course and data science academy in partnership with BT.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Dedicated home-schooling activities have been produced to help children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) in Suffolk during the coronavirus lockdown.

Thursday, May 21, 2020

It is perhaps the most important lesson we can learn in life - and now an Ipswich school has spent a week teaching not just the normal classroom subjects but, quite simply, how to be kind.

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

A Suffolk primary has said it will not be reopening its doors on June 1 despite Government plans to get key year groups back to school following the coronavirus pandemic.

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

A headteacher has praised her junior school’s “incredible progress”, despite inspectors rating it as “requires improvement” for the second time in three years.

Monday, May 18, 2020

Nearly two thirds of people taking part in our Suffolk school survey want children to go back to class in September - and not at the start of June.

Sunday, May 17, 2020

A Suffolk pre-school which closed suddenly at the end of last year has no plans to reopen after its committee voted to close the institution permanently.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

School and nursery leaders in Suffolk have spoken of the challenge of trying to provide a welcoming yet safe environment for returning children next month.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Ipswich MP Tom Hunt has held an online meeting with primary headteachers - and is warning there must not be a “one size fits all” approach for more children returning to school.

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Special educational needs bosses in Suffolk have turned around the ailing performance in processing care plan assessments, and are now above the national average it has emerged.

Friday, May 15, 2020

Staff at Ipswich School have covered The Beatles hit Help! in a light-hearted bid to share the highs and lows of working from home during lockdown.

Friday, May 15, 2020

The prospect of primary schools reopening at the start of June is splitting opinion among parents in Suffolk - with many believing it will soon be the time for students to go back and others urging children to stay at home.

A senior Suffolk councillor has said he has “great admiration” for teachers, after coming under fire for a recent tweet shared on his account about teachers in the coronavirus lockdown.

Friday, May 15, 2020

The chief executive of a Suffolk academy group has told of the challenges facing schools as they look to re-open their doors to some pupils next month.

Thursday, May 14, 2020

Suffolk education leaders are set to lobby the Government on reimbursing schools which have had to fork out for free school meals, following failings in the national programme.

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Teachers will be reviewing the progress their pupils have made while learning at home during lockdown as they prepare for a gradual reopening of schools.

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

School transport providers in Suffolk will be required to provide flexibility once pupils start returning to the classroom, according to education bosses.

Monday, May 11, 2020

Suffolk teachers and parents have raised their concerns about the prospect of schools re-opening in the county.

The Prime Minister has outlined a possible phased return of schools from June 1, as part of a planned second wave of easing lockdown measures from Covid-19.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

A number of ‘gradual changes’ to the current coronavirus measures have been announced by Boris Johnson, but the Prime Minister said that there will be no immediate end to the lockdown.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

School may be out – with thousands of Suffolk children learning at home during lockdown.

Sunday, May 10, 2020

A well-respected former headmaster who chose teaching over a fledgling professional cricket career, going on to lead one of Ipswich’s biggest high schools for 17 years, has died.

Friday, May 8, 2020

Teachers at a Suffolk school have said ‘every little thing is gonna be alright’ by creating a video of them singing along to a famous Bob Marley track.

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Steps are in place for pupils with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) to be admitted to new schools in Suffolk as planned this September - despite construction delays caused by the Covid-19 crisis.

Ofsted inspectors have carried out a virtual monitoring visit on a struggling children’s home where frequent cannabis use was reported.

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