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Prioritising safeguarding in education

Schooling plays a central role in children’s lives, and the impact is far-reaching. Not only does it provide them with an academic education, it also nurtures their mental and physical well-being. Unfortunately, safeguarding shortfalls have occupied education headlines across the UK, and with a recent Ofsted report warning that “ineffective safeguarding judgements remain high”, it …

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Back to School: new shoes, an oversized uniform and Henry VIII

Next week signals the end of the summer holidays and the start of a new academic year. For many students, this can be both an exciting and daunting time, with class changes, new subjects, possibly new friends and teachers and, most students’ least favourite part, the onset of school work and homework once again. After …

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Reach for the stars; the view is great up there!

Astronaut and British Army Air Corps officer, Tim Peake, has featured regularly in national and local newspapers over the past year and has frequently trended on Twitter, which, in the 21st century, is something of a big deal! As the first British European Space Agency astronaut and the second astronaut to bear a British flag …

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