At last, the Children and Families Act has received royal assent. But will it prove to be the promising piece of legislation everyone hopes will make a difference to pupils with SEN?
Suzanne O’Connell summarises the top news stories in the world of education this month
It came as something of a surprise when a new Ofsted handbook and subsidiary guidance were published at the end of 2013. But, for schools inspected the following January, how much of a difference did it actually make? Headteacher Louise Herbert describes Clyst St Mary Primary School’s experience

All at sea

School leadership consultant Edward Gildea compares skippering a yacht in an ocean race with leading a school in the UK, as he joins the crew of the yacht Switzerland in the Clipper Round the World Race.

To learn about Edward’s insights and adventures

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