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Back to School Covid-19
28 Aug 2020 | Read time 5 mins

What are Systems of Control and How Will they Stop Covid-19 Spreading?

As schools prepare to return after a somewhat unconventional summer break, SLT and classroom teachers have a lot on their plates. It’s a ...

Author: Ben Greenwood

Back to School Summer Holidays School Closures
26 Jun 2020

What Will the Summer Holidays Look Like After Closures?

Schools in England are expected to return in full from September to kick start the new academic year. The announcement has, again, provoked a ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Back to School Student Wellbeing
17 Jun 2020

How to Battle Back to School Anxiety After Closures

Currently in England, students in Reception, Year 1 and Year 6 have been invited back to the classroom, and in secondary schools pupils who are ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Back to School academic year Blog
04 Sep 2017

Starting the New Academic Year Right

For teachers the new year comes twice. The first is the new year we all celebrate, and the second is the start of a new academic year, and both ...

Author: Bethany Spencer

Back to School Blog student secondary school first day of school
01 Sep 2015

Secondary School Survival Guide for Students

Starting secondary school can be a terrifying ordeal! New surroundings, new teachers, an insane amount of new things to learn, and most ...

Author: Dan Nixon