Urgent Action Needed: Huge Amount of Pupil Absence in England’s Schools on Fridays Following Shift in Attitudes Post-Covid

Urgent Action Needed: Huge Amount of Pupil Absence in England’s Schools on Fridays Following Shift in Attitudes Post-Covid

The situation in England’s schools is dire, and we must act now. Dame Rachel de Souza, the children’s commissioner for England, has warned MPs that persistent absence from schools is one of the issues of our age. The problem is so severe that it requires a razor sharp focus from everyone involved in education. Post-Covid,…

Struggling to Balance Work and Study: The Harsh Reality for University Students in England

Struggling to Balance Work and Study: The Harsh Reality for University Students in England

Are you tired of feeling like you’re drowning in debt while trying to pursue higher education? You’re not alone. University students across England are struggling to make ends meet and keep up with their studies, according to a recent poll commissioned by the Sutton Trust and BBC News. Heidi Parker, a 20-year-old criminology and psychology…

Revitalizing Language Learning in England: UCL’s £15m Programme to Empower Disadvantaged Students and Prepare the Next Generation for Global Success

Revitalizing Language Learning in England: UCL’s £15m Programme to Empower Disadvantaged Students and Prepare the Next Generation for Global Success

Finally! The UK government is taking action to tackle the alarming decline in the number of pupils taking foreign languages at GCSE and A-level. This is great news, and it’s about time that this issue was given the attention it deserves. I am thrilled to hear that the Department of Education has awarded a contract…

Injustice in Education: Teachers Strike for Fair Pay and Respect from Government.

Injustice in Education: Teachers Strike for Fair Pay and Respect from Government.

The injustice of the current pay dispute between the National Education Union (NEU) and the government has reached a boiling point, leading to tens of thousands of teachers striking across England and Scotland. It’s time to take a stand against the neglect and disregard shown towards our educators, who have been tirelessly working to provide…

Embracing the Future: ChatGPT Empowers Students to Excel in Essay Writing and Beyond

Embracing the Future: ChatGPT Empowers Students to Excel in Essay Writing and Beyond

Have you heard the amazing news? The International Baccalaureate has announced that schoolchildren can now use ChatGPT in their essays! This incredible chatbot, which has taken the world by storm since its release in November, can produce plausible responses to text prompts, including requests to write essays. While some teachers and academics may be alarmed…

The Shocking State of England’s School Buildings: A Failure of Government Responsibility

The Shocking State of England’s School Buildings: A Failure of Government Responsibility

It is an absolute outrage that 39 state schools in England have been forced to close in the last three years due to unsafe buildings. What kind of message does this send to our children? That their education and safety are not a priority for the government? It is simply unacceptable. And it’s not just…