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Summer break gives us room to breathe

The holidays are upon most of us and before long we’ll all be given a chance to relax. This year more than ever, we need this period for reflection and preparation. Term is almost over for each of the collaborative learning communities we report on and everyone can now look forward to a few weeks […]

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To survive, we learn to adapt

Educational organisations have discovered that the ability to move swiftly and adapt to ever-changing circumstances has been a crucial aspect of their continued success. As well as reporting on the considerable impact schools in our collaborative learning community have faced over the past few months, we have also updated on the two organisations we cover […]

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This will be one very welcome summer break

We are approaching the end of possibly the strangest academic year in living memory, providing us with the chance at last to evaluate the events of the past few months. For three of the areas we cover, the year has already finished. Here we reflect on how the situation has transpired for them.   Global […]

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Building confidence is a question of capitals

The Government is working hard to reassure us that schools have been made safe for lessons to restart, but the lengths our school leaders have had to go to is putting them under unprecedented levels of pressure. Schools are drawing on the moral capitalthey have built up within their community to convince their students to […]

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Classroom doors are opening, slowly

Each of the countries we cover in our weekly updates is at a different stage in its response to the Coronavirus outbreak. For all of them, the situation is revised on an almost daily basis, and to compare them offers a fascinating insight to how we are emerging from lockdown around the world. Global update […]

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The numbers tell us a lot about the state we are in

The statistics are being rolled out that reveal the true extent of the impact of the past few months’ lockdown measures, and they make for uncomfortable reading. The lockdown The past two weeks have proved stimulating for us statistical geeks, with a deluge of findings about the current state of British education during the lockdown […]

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