The use of randomised control trials will help free schools from the excesses of government prescription, according to Bad Science writer Ben Goldacre. It’s a good idea - but there are some challenges to overcome, says David Leat
Proposals for a Royal College of Teaching have been given a mixed reception. Elizabeth Holmes argues that schools can benefit from external developments designed to take the profession forwards, but there remains a need for schools and their staff to build their own great practice
Staff at Newstead Wood School have co-constructed a SEAL programme, focusing on peer learning. Arlette Meader describes how the initiative is helping students to develop the skills to face academic and emotional challenges
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