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Four more qualifications culled but GCSE geology and A level creative writing amongst those spared

The Times is reporting that while geology and creative writing are among four subjects given a late reprieve in an Ofqual cull of GCSE and A-level qualifications, four others are to be scrapped…

The move is part of the ongoing attempt by Ofqual to remove qualifications either deemed to overlap with other subjects or seen as unsuitable to more rigorous assessments being introduced to create tougher standards…

Head brands his students an ’embarrassment to school and community’ after ‘muck-up day’ chaos

The Evening Standard is reporting that the headteacher of Europe’s biggest Jewish school has condemned his own pupils after more than 300 were sent home last week when a “muck-up day” descended into chaos…

In an extraordinary letter to parents, Jonathan Miller branded last Thursday’s incident at JFS in Kenton, north-west London, an “embarrassment to the school and the wider community”…

“This is a letter unlike any I have had to write before."

Legislation on taking over ‘coasting’ schools planned ‘within weeks’

The TES is reporting that new laws to give Nicky Morgan greater powers to intervene in “coasting” schools will be unveiled within weeks…

The plans, due to be announced in the Queen’s Speech later this month, would allow the government to force any school judged to “require improvement” by Ofsted to become an academy or be placed under new leadership…

A source close to Ms Morgan told TES that enacting the plans, which have been criticised by headteachers’ and teachers’ unions, would be the Department for Education’s first priority under the new Tory administration.

Swap the classroom for the garden and watch students blossom, says learning mentor

The TES is reporting how a secondary school in West Sussex is using gardening to support students who struggle to manage their behaviour…

The Imberhorne School has been using gardening as a behaviour strategy since 2007, when learning mentor Noreen Daw applied to her local authority for a grant to plant trees on school grounds.

Investigation launched after pupils stranded on school trip

Wigan Today is reporting that a local school has launched a probe after apparently abandoning a pupil on a school trip 70 miles from home…

Sixteen-year-old Shannon Deakin from Wigan was one of four girls left behind during the excursion to Alton Towers theme park in Staffordshire after apparently failing to meet a rendezvous time.

Devon school scammed out of £300,000

The BBC is reporting that a secondary school in Devon has lost £300,000 of public money after falling victim to a scam…

Clyst Vale Community College said it was duped by someone pretending to be a contractor changing bank details.

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