Teacher assessment in 2021 will be a topic which will draw much attention. Students taking GCSE, AS and A levels regulated by Ofqual, should be awarded grades based on an assessment by their teachers.
Staff in secondary schools and colleges are “being advised to wear face coverings in all areas, including classrooms, where social distancing cannot be maintained, as a temporary extra measure”.
The use of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) in schools is rising, but what actually are they? The DfE has said academy trusts could use NDAs “to protect confidential or sensitive information where appropriate.”
You might be thinking about submitting a grievance letter at your school but might not know what to include. As an employee you have the right to raise a grievance in a legitimate way.
You might be applying for a new position at your current school. What happens if your line manager says you can’t apply for the role? You might believe you have the experience and skills for the position so should be allowed to apply.
A return to work interview will be held with your line manager in school after a short period of absence. Return to work interviews will be informal meetings and can cover the reason for your absence and how your school can support your return.