January 15 deadline for 2015 Pupil Premium registration

To enable your child’s school to claim the pupil premium, you will need to provide supporting evidence, for example, the original Adoption Order. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this. The deadline for this is January 15 2015 – the closing date for t [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

Research briefings

Research briefings produced by the Libraries of the House of Commons and House of Lords and the Parliamentary Office of Science and Technology (POST) [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

World-Class Teaching Profession consultation event

World- Class Teaching Profession consultation event - York This event is a chance to discuss and share views on the World-Class Teaching Profession consultation. We are really keen to hear from a range of teachers and headteachers. There will be an opportunity to ask questions, a chance to talk and debate with others, and hear the findings from the [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

Defrost your turkey properly

Families across the nation are getting ready for Christmas and the majority of us will have turkey on the menu. Incorrect thawing provides a way for bacteria like campylobacter to spread, leaving you with a turkey dinner that looks and tastes delicious, but contains a hidden risk that can’t be seen, tasted or smelled. Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

new CBI/Accenture survey

The CBI/Accenture Employment Trends Survey 2014, covers 323 businesses employing a combined total of more than 1.25 million people. The survey found that 50% of firms expect their workforce to grow in number over the next year. Also, job prospects for young people have improved on last year with many firms planning to recruit graduates and apprenti [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

E-commerce and Internet Use, 2013

E-commerce sales comprise of sales received over a website and sales received over Electronic Data Interchange (EDI). EDI is the computer-to-computer exchange of data and documents in a standard electronic format [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

Learn English

In January 2013 the Department for Communities and Local Government launched a £6million competition to uncover new ways to teach basic conversational English to people who were facing significant [...] Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014

Call costs guide

If you’re confused by call charges or don’t know your 0300 from your 0845 numbers, then we have the perfect guide for you. Read more ...

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22 Dec 2014