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Five big questions for the new term

This article was written by Steve Besley for Oriel Square and originally published on the Oriel Square website on 22nd July 2020.   The UK Government has released a huge amount of information for schools in recent weeks. Here, Steve Besley looks at five of the most recent to see what they mean. Back to school, but questions […]

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Will emergency funding help close the attainment gap?

This blog was written by John Deans, Director of Oriel Square Ltd. This was originally published on the Oriel Square website on 26 June 2020. Following the Department for Education’s ‘catch up’ funding announcements, John considers how these months might widen the attainment gap; and asks whether emergency funding for schools addresses the problem. Everyone […]

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