Tag: Department for Education

Improving attendance is key, but what is the key to improving attendance?

4 December 2017

As Head of Year, a key part of my role is to meet weekly with our Attendance Manager to discuss students who have low attendance and to decide what strategy to put in place to deal with this. […]

Author: Julie Watson, Huntington Research-lead: Memory and metacognition
Posted on: 4 December 2017
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The DfE Go Chomping at the BIT

7 January 2017

In Schools Week today, there is an interesting article that revealed how the Department for Education are recruiting a team of “behavioural insights” experts. So why are they chomping at the BIT (in this case, the Behavioural Insights Team) and why is this useful knowledge for schools? In the Schools Week article, journalist Billy Camden […]

Posted on: 7 January 2017
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