The Department for Education (DfE) explains face masks will no longer be recommended for pupils and students in classrooms or communal areas.
As a teacher, you might be interested in how to be involved in summer schools and if you would be paid for doing so.The DfE explains that summer schools are optional for staff to attend.
Long covid will impact teachers with a number of school staff suffering long-term effects. In this article, we look at the symptoms of long covid, what type of support you should receive from your school and link to further information.
Teacher assessed grades
Teacher assessed grades can be an overwhelming topic to understand. Essentially, the government has said that many exams cannot be held fairly this year as a result of the disruption pupils have faced due to the pandemic.
Gained time is a term you may have heard in relation to when your exam classes are on study leave or taking exams. The term was explicitly referred to last in the 2013 School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD)
If you work in a maintained school in England, you will be paid accordingly to nationally agreed pay scale, as outlined in the STPCD. If you work in an academy, free school or independent school, your pay will be set according to your school’s pay policy.