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Hiring 'five attendance advisers' ignores real issues

The rate of pupil absence from school has hit a six-year high, new Department for Education figures show
Efforts to tackle attendance are important - but the government's latest plan is too small in scope and ignores the far bigger, structural issues that exist that really need solving, says Sam Freedman
Sam Freedman 26 Nov 2021

Uniform law changes: The issues on headteachers' minds

School uniform
A new law requiring school uniform costs to be kept low means yet another thing for heads and SLTs to think about - as insights from the Headteachers’ Roundtable forum make clear
Caroline Derbyshire and Caroline Barlow 25 Nov 2021